Africa News Hub is a fully integrated web news aggregator designed to uphold the values of immediacy, interactivity and participation. The audience enjoys fast access to news stories on the hub, which is housed on a state-of-the-art server with generous bandwidth. Designed for discoverability, the platform allows news providers reach consumers in real-time. Leveraging on the strengths of the Internet, the platform features an algorithm that collects and distributes news as soon as they are published, on over 400 national and international news sites from 40 countries in Africa and worldwide. With more than 4 million news articles already indexed, the news hub publishes over 5000 new stories each day.
News on the homepage is presented in an easy-to-read format. Main features of the site include keyword extraction and category detection for specific content search. Keywords are extracted from referenced stories and counted, and those with the highest scores are presented on the sidebar, where users may also filter content using specific criteria such as language and country. Users may choose from Arabic, English, French, Portuguese and Swahili to consume content in a language of their choice.
The website Africa News Hub is edited by
Lagdo Technologies Company Ltd
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