By Nina Triantis, Head of Telecoms and Media for Standard Bank Group

COVID-19 has impacted the globe in unimaginable ways. While all industries and sectors have been altered to varying degrees Africa’s technology, media and telecom (TMT) sector has for the most part seen a boon because of the pandemic.

The acceleration of digital adoption, driven largely by professionals working from home and businesses digitising their offerings, has laid the foundation for growth in...