Afika: Internet and mobile better than development aid?

The Western picture of the African continent is full of contradictions. Some would point out that it fits exactly to this continent, which staggers between enormous poverty and an equally great need to catch up. The countries are still the biggest destination for development aid from all over the world. As the examples of many founders show, the help for self-help has arrived especially in the technical field. Using the Internet and mobile phones, the continent is helped to become a true power.