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Uber in Africa

Uber’s Rough Ride Into Africa Uber, the ride hailing app that is transforming the global sharing and urban transportation economy, has entered the African market with much f a n f a r e . F r o m i t s l a u n c h i n Johannesburg South Africa in 2013, the company has established operations in Egypt,…

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Facebook: The Africa Expansion

  Facebook Pushes into Africa Global social media networking site Facebook has set its sights on the African continent-a fast growing market where the company has over 100 million users. The company recently opened an office in Johannesburg South Africa and appointed South Africa’s Nunu Ntshingila to lead its Africa business. Prior to joining Facebook, Nunu was a…

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