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June 2, 2022

Google reveals most clicked sites by Nigerians to mark Street View 15th anniversary

Mr Kola-Ogunlade listed the most clicked sites by Nigerians as national museums, beach and tertiary institutions, among others.

Google Street View
May 19, 2022

Russia seizes Google’s bank account

Google had moved many of its employees out of Russia since Moscow began its invasion of Ukraine on February 24.

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May 12, 2022

Google Chrome launches virtual credit card number to protect users

Google has announced its Chrome browser will now offer users the option to use a virtual credit card number while filling payment forms online.

Chrome and Credit card
April 21, 2022

Google’s Equiano undersea cable lands in Lagos

The cable is expected to travel from Portugal to South Africa and is part of the company’s $1 billion Africa investment that includes a $50 million venture capital startup fund.

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April 20, 2022

Google opens first Africa development centre in Kenya

Google, the world’s largest search engine, has again shunned Africa’s largest economy, Nigeria, to set up its first product development centre in Kenya.

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April 1, 2022

U.S. to build world’s largest consulate in Lagos

The 10-storey consulate on 12.2 acres site size would be funded with $537 million and is expected to generate $95 million in local investment.

Groundbreaking of New U.S. Consulate General in Lagos
March 18, 2022

Equiano: Google shelves Nigeria, lands first undersea Internet cable in Togo

The project will add 37,000 new jobs between 2022 and 2025, and increase Togo’s economic output by $351 million during the same period.

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March 9, 2022

Ukraine Invasion: Heineken stops operations in Russia

Earlier on Wednesday, Coca-Cola and Pepsi-Cola announced their exit from Russian market.

March 8, 2022

Putin’s War: McDonald’s shuts down outlets across Russia

Announcing the shut down on Tuesday, CEO Chris Kempczinski cited the “unspeakable suffering to innocent people” in Ukraine.

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March 4, 2022

Ukraine Invasion: Google stops ads in Russia

Google had earlier banned Russian state-funded media from buying or selling ads through its technology.

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