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Safaricom faces lawsuit over Songa intellectual property rights

Wednesday 27 June 2018 | 09:58 CET | News
A web developer has sued Safaricom and the Radio Africa founder for infringement of his intellectual rights in connection with Safaricom's Songa music streaming service, reports Business Daily. Evans Gikunda, a former web developer at Radio Africa, claims that he developed the application for streaming music and videos before joining the company, and shared it with Radio Africa CEO Patrick Quarcoo. Quarcoo allegedly proposed a partnership deal with Gikunda for ownership of the new app, through a separate holding company. 

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Companies: Safaricom
Countries: Kenya
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