Jan 12, 2021

Facebook blocks Uganda accounts ahead of elections

Social network cites Coordinated Inauthentic Behaviour.
Dec 14, 2020

New force to tackle COVID-related fake news in Africa

World Health Organisation, Facebook announce separate but similar initiatives.
Oct 13, 2020

Crayon Expands Strategic Partnership With Workplace From Facebook

The extended agreement will help companies connect remote and deskless workers with mobile-friendly and collaborative technology
Sep 21, 2020

Facebook sets up second Africa office in Lagos

Office will support Sub-Saharan Africa region and expected to become operational in H2 2021.
Aug 28, 2020

Facebook creates multimillion-rand grant for SA small business

The social media giant says the grant will assist local companies with cashflow in an effort to stimulate the COVID-hit economy.
Jul 22, 2020

Africa stands to gain US$57-bn from Facebook’s connectivity investment

Study by Analysys Mason highlights what is expected in terms of economic benefit for the continent over the next five years.
Jul 15, 2020

African leaders selected for Facebook community accelerator

The social media giant welcomes 12 community leaders from Sub-Saharan Africa to its first community accelerator, with six of them from SA.
Jul 14, 2020

Companies face tough decision on Facebook boycott

Incubeta’s head of data solutions, Andrew Smit, explains why he still remains sceptical.
Jun 2, 2020

Tech giants condemn racial discrimination, George Floyd death

CEOs from Google, Snap, Apple, Facebook and SpaceX echo their support for racial justice and equality, pledging millions to charity.
Jun 1, 2020

Facebook, Red Cross launch #AfricaTogether COVID-19 campaign

Digital campaign incorporates two-day festival to encourage continued vigilance against pandemic.