Facebook launches Internet.org app in Ghana


The Facebook based Internet.org initiative to provide free and cheap internet to developing nations through Internet.org has finally made it’s way to Ghana after having launched in Colo Kenya, Tanzania, and Zambia.

The internet.org application grants free access to educational, health, news and sports content to users.

The app will come with free access to these services;

AccuWeather – Get updated weather information
BabyCenter & MAMA– Learn about pregnancy and children
BBC News – Read news from around the world
Ebola Information – Get information about Ebola from UNICEF
Facebook – Communicate with friends and family
Facts for Life – Find health and hygiene information from UNICEF
FunDza – Read books & stories
GhanaWeb – Get news and information about Ghana
Girl Effect – Read articles and tips for girls
Jobberman – Search for jobs
Messenger – Send messages to friends and family
News24 – Ghana news
Scholars4Dev – Find scholarships abroad
SuperSport – Get sports updates
Tonaton.com – Buy and sell products
Wattpad – Read books & stories
Wikipedia – Find information

Source: Facebook