African rural financial and digital inclusion exploiting Nigerian communications satellite

Lawal, Lasisi and Chatwin, Chris (2015) African rural financial and digital inclusion exploiting Nigerian communications satellite. In: Research Meets Africa, 29 June 2015, Dakar, Senegal.

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Abstract

Africa remains the least wired continent in the world in terms of robust telecommunications infrastructure and systems to cater for its more than one billion people. The research paper examines a case study of utilization of regional Communications Satellite with service-oriented national public security network to drive financial and digital inclusion as well as bridge the digital hiatus as a short and medium term measure amongst other strategic needs.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Keywords: Communications Satellite; Digital inclusion; Financial Inclusion; ICT; NICOMSAT- 1R; Public Security Services (PSS)
Schools and Departments: School of Engineering and Informatics > Engineering and Design
Subjects: H Social Sciences
Q Science
T Technology
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Depositing User: Chris Chatwin
Date Deposited: 29 Jun 2015 09:37
Last Modified: 03 Jul 2017 14:11
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/55012

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