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Eutelsat, Facebook partner to extend Wi-Fi connectivity throughout Sub-Saharan Africa

Eutelsat, Facebook to expand Express Wi-Fi across Sub-Saharan Africa

Eutelsat Communications is expanding its use of the Express Wi-Fi platform in partnership with Facebook to provide broadband services via satellite across several regions in Sub-Saharan Africa. With Express Wi-Fi, Eutelsat aims to connect thousands of people in rural and underserved communities spanning Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Nigeria, Côte d’Ivoire, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Kenya, […]
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Safaricom feted for outstanding contribution to the mobile industry

Safaricom feted for outstanding contribution to the mobile industry

 Safaricom (NSE: SCOM) has today been presented with the “Outstanding Contribution to the Mobile Industry Award” by the GSM Association (GSMA). The Award recognizes exceptional achievement in the mobile industry by an individual or organization that shape the global mobile sector. “Our Transforming Lives purpose has driven our business over the last 20 years, and we appreciate […]
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TikTok partners with Africa Union and TRACE to celebrate Africa Day

TikTok, AU & TRACE TV Launch #IAmAfrican Campaign

TikTok and the African Union have partnered to place the spotlight on African content through a month-long campaign dubbed #IamAfrican in celebration of Africa Day on 25 May. The campaign calls on users to share their views on what makes them proudly African across various categories, including music. As music, along with the industry, continues to be […]
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Sportpesa spared in new KRA enforcement actions

Sportpesa spared in new KRA enforcement actions

SportPesa has yet again been able to save itself from the jaws of the Taxman after a court ruled that betting firms are partially exempted from the Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) enforcement actions. According to Business Daily, the betting firm has been spared asset seizures, bank accounts freeze and travel bans. “The Tax Appeals Tribunal […]
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