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Fox Networks Group in Africa announce new Facebook partnership for Fox Sports

Fox Networks Group in Africa has announced an agreement with Facebook that will see FOX Sports Africa Boxing series events livestreamed globally via Facebook Watch. The stream will be available via the FOX Sports Africa Facebook page with boxing fans able to enjoy live streams of upcoming events at the Royal Swazi Spa in eSwatini, [...]

Facebook inked deal with Airtel and BCS to deploy optical fiber in the north-west of Uganda

The American company Facebook has returned to better feelings when it comes to investing in Uganda. The company that announced last August the halting of its ambitions, because of the introduction of the tax on social networks, has officially signed, last weekend, a partnership agreement with the mobile operator Airtel Uganda and Bandwidth & Cloud [...]

Facebook plans free internet project for Sub-Saharan Africa

Facebook’s plans to launch satellite and drone initiatives capable of providing free internet services to rural and urban Sub-Saharan Africa is sending a wave of panic to the Nigerian telecom operators who fear their revenue bases could be further depleted by unlicensed operators who provide similar services they have paid huge licence fees for. The [...]

Facebook deployed more than 600 Wi-Fi terminals across Kenya

Since the launch of its low-cost wireless Internet access service, called Express Wi-Fi, on March 29, 2017, in partnership with the Internet service provider (ISP) Surf, the American company Facebook Reveals that 600 Wi-Fi hotspots have already been deployed across the country. In addition to Nairobi, service is already available in the cities of Eldoret, [...]