Netflix to introduce ad-supported plan

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Netflix plans to offer a cheaper and ad-supported plan to consumers within a year or two, the world’s largest on-demand video streaming service said, as it pushes to tap a wider set of potential customers amid stiffer competition from rival firms. The firm, which reported a loss of 200,000 subscribers in the first quarter, will…

SafeBoda bets on super app to boost recovery from pandemic slump

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Powered by 25,000 motorcycle taxis at the start of 2020, Safeboda was at its peak, ferrying thousands of pillion passengers in cities across Uganda and Nigeria. And then the covid pandemic hit, throwing everything into a spin. Containment measures like work from home directives meant a slump in business, which was worsened by the lockdowns,…