According to news reports,Facebook will be opening a content review office in Nairobi partnership with Samasource – one of the largest digital employers in East Africa and a leading social enterprise. a first in sub-saharan africa.

Approximately Facebook is projected to employ over 100 reviewers by the end of the year.The reviewers will be tasked with supporting a number of languages, including Somali, Oromo, Swahili and Hausa.

We want Facebook to be a place where people can express themselves and freely discuss different points of view, whilst ensuring that it remains safe for everyone,” Fazdai Madzingira, Public Policy Associate for content said.

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