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Liquid Technologies partners with Facebook Build Fibre Network in Congo

Liquid Technologies partners with Facebook to Build Fibre Network in Congo

Liquid Technologies and Facebook announced a partnership to build an extensive long haul and metro fibre network in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The network is expected to improve internet access for more than 30 million people and help meet growing demand for regional connectivity across Central Africa. Facebook will invest in the fibre […]
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Copia mobile commerce service now in Uganda

Copia mobile commerce service now in Uganda

Fast-growing mobile commerce platform, Copia Global has expanded its operations to Uganda in order to serve more middle to low-income African consumers. Copia Uganda is built on the company’s success in its initial market, Kenya where Copia serves more than 1 million customers and is doubling in size every year.  The expansion will bring high-quality […]
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Opera becomes first browser optimized for Chromebooks

Opera becomes first alternative browser optimized for Chromebooks

Opera has become the world’s first alternative browser optimized for Chromebooks bringing many unique features previously unavailable on the Chrome OS platform. The new features include a free, unlimited, no-log browser VPN, built-in messengers, ad blocker, cookie dialog blocker and color themes. With 30 million Chromebooks sold in 2020 and forecasts that a further 40 […]
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Jiji online marketplace to merge operations with Cars45

Jiji online marketplace acquires Cars45

Local online marketplace Jiji on Monday announced the acquisition of Cars45 in Kenya, Ghana, and Nigeria at an undisclosed amount. Joining the Jiji family will allow Cars45 users to benefit from Jiji’s market-leading products in online classifieds. In turn, Cars45 brings a unique O2O car buying and selling service, where cars can safely be sold […]
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