Africa's digital platforms boomed during the pandemic - and could be here to stay

Chao Tayiana, a digital historian, and her grandfather Daniel Sindiyo, whose mother was in the British detention camps of the pre-independence Mau Mau rebellion, look at the reconstructed 3D models of the detention camps, during a Reuters interview in Ngong, outside Nairobi, Kenya June 29, 2020. Picture taken June 29, 2020. REUTERS/Edwin Waita - RC2OPH95W4WR

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