October 2

Elon Musks’ Starlink Partners with Jumia to Boost Fast-Speed Internet in Africa

By Adekunle Agbetiloye

Jumia, which counts Pernod Ricard SA and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. as investors will initiate the sale of Starlink’s satellite terminals and related equipment in select African countries, commencing with Nigeria in the upcoming weeks, according to Hisham El Gabry, Jumia’s Chief Commercial Officer.

This partnership positions Jumia as the pioneer in offering these kits through a sales and distribution agreement on the continent.

Photo courtesy of Pete Linforth.

Source: Business Insider Africa (link opens in a new window)

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