IT sector sparking economic growth in Africa

A reserve guide talks on his mobile

Economic growth in Africa is getting a boost from the IT sector according to one young entrepreneur from Kenya.

Kariuku Gathitu is the founder of Zege Technologies, a software company specializing in mobile money transfers.

He's bringing banking services to millions of Africans through their mobile phones….giving people access to money, which in turn is contributing to one of Africa's fastest growing economies.

Duncan Wilson asked Mr Gathithu about his vision for Africa

Duration 3'01"

Source: IMF

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