Zambia’s Ambitious Tech Hub Dream Hits Roadblock Amid Economic Woes πŸ‡ΏπŸ‡²

Zambia’s Ambitious Tech Hub Dream Hits Roadblock Amid Economic Woes πŸ‡ΏπŸ‡²

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In a bid to become a regional tech hub, Zambia's Project Zambia, led by top African tech leaders, faced setbacks as negotiations with the government took a back seat due to economic challenges and debt restructuring. Despite the country's untapped digital potential, competing with established tech havens becomes a daunting task.

Zambia's push to transform into a regional tech hub, led by the Zambia Technology Working Group, has hit obstacles as negotiations with the government were overshadowed by economic challenges and debt restructuring. The ambitious initiative, aiming to attract African tech companies with low-tax incentives, garnered support from key players. However, attention has shifted away from tech development as Zambia grapples with economic issues. Despite its untapped digital potential and youthful population, competing with established tech havens poses challenges for the country's tech aspirations.


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