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Facebook is looking to de-platform GovChat from WhatsApp

Eldrid Jordaan, founder, and CEO of South African citizen engagement platform, GovChat, has asked the Competition Tribunal to stop Facebook from de-platforming his company's access to the WhatsApp Business API.

South Africa's GovChat signals ambition

Following on from receiving R20 million investment from Johannesburg Stock Exchange listed Capital Appreciation (CA), South African civic technology platform company, GovChat, has now appointed CA's Non-Executive Chairman, Michael Sacks , as its Chairman.

GovChat secured R20 million investment

GovChat has secured R20 million in investment from Capital Appreciation's Enterprise Development Fund.

GovChat introduces a virtual wallet for their civic technology platform

South African civic technology platform, GovChat, has launched a virtual wallet which will enable citizens to donate money to their chosen causes with ease and no fees.

South African civic technology platform expands to Ghana

South African civic technology platform, GovChat, will officially be launched in Ghana in partnership with the Sekondi-Takoradi Metropolitan during December 2018.

How civic technology can help governments engage with citizens

Eldrid Jordaan, founder and CEO of GovChat, talks about the tough journey of building the civic technology platform and how it can help governments.