Egypt Launches New Social Media Platform To Rival Facebook



Egypt is going toe-to-toe with Facebook by launching its own social media network called EgyptFace.ย An Nahar through a Lebanese news portal,ย  said,

โ€œSoon as Egypt Face was launched, a large number of people signed up for the new social network. However, the site was still anonymous and not endorsed by anyone. The domain registrarโ€™s contact information and owner were also hidden.โ€ย 

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The founders of the website remain unknown. However, it is believed that it is a project by the Egyptian government. According to local media reports, the Communication Minister, Yasser al-Qadi, said a little under two weeks before the launch of the website that Egypt was set to launch its own social network that will rival the global tech giants such as Facebook.

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