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THE NEW NORMAL

Yannick Lefang says digital will become more important in Africa post-Covid

Courtesy Yannick Lefang

It took a global pandemic and stay-at-home orders for 1.5 billion people worldwide, but something is finally occurring to us: The future we thought we expected may not be the one we get.

We know that things will change; how they’ll change is a mystery. To envision a future altered by coronavirus, Quartz asked dozens of experts for their best predictions on how the world will be different in five years.

Below is an answer from Yannick Lefang, the founder of KASI Insight, an Africa-focused research firm. He was named a Quartz Africa Innovator in 2019.

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