It is not really shocking that Kenya ranked the highest in terms of broadband internet speeds across the world. Kenya ranked 51st globally because of the impressive internet speed it has of about 9mbps, which basically means it takes a short time to download a 7.5GB HD movie. Kenya also beat the United States and South Korea which is also known to have a very fast speed.
What is fascinating is that most people in Kenya use their phones to access the internet because of the cheaper data plans and the use of mobile money platforms like M-Pesa. It has been said that Kenya’s connectivity is faster and cheaper compared to many countries around the world. In Kenya a service providers stronghold by keeping up with the relevant speeds as majority of Kenyans have their businesses online or stream their shows from the net.