Ethiopia is building its own versions of Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp and Zoom

Ethiopia is building its own versions of Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp and Zoom
Ethiopia’s government is building its own social media platform to replace Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp and Zoom, the state’s communications security agency said on Monday. While the government doesn’t plan to block any of the American-owned platforms, it wants to reduce reliance on foreign technology firms that meddle in the country’s politics, Ethiopian Information Network Security...