Facebook has released a new feature to allow users send locations in a chat window. Huawei wants to train a thousand African students in ICT over the next five years. Here are the news making the rounds in the African tech space.
Facebook has rolled out an update on its messenger that allows users send a map of their location to one another during a conversation.
Huawei made the announcement at the world economic forum on Africa 2015. The company says it will train a thousand students with focus on ICT solutions over the next five years.
From around 500,000 connected mobile phones 14 years ago, the number of active lines has reached over 145 million, according to Nigeria’s Communications Commision subscribers statistics.
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