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Rory Cellan-Jones speaks to Thecla Mbongue, as Africa nears one billion mobile phone subscriptions, will connectivity continue to drive the continent’s economies?

Also in this episode of BBC World Service Tech Tent radio show: Is the internet still a force for good as fake news and hate speech cause soul-searching for the likes of Facebook, Google, and Twitter?

Presented by Rory Cellan-Jones, with Zoe Kleinman from BBC Online, and special guest Professor Philip Howard from the Oxford Internet Institute.

Listen to the recording here or read the article.