Opera launches its new app, Opera News, in Africa

12 January 2018

Digital Content

With more than 100 thousand downloads in less than two weeks, Opera News is on path to become the number one news app in Africa.

Opera Software announced today the official launch of Opera News, a newAI-poweredapp which enables people to access their favorite news articles and hottest trending videos. The release of the new app follows Opera’s recent announcement that its AI-powered news service inside Opera Mini grew to more than 100 million active users in less than a year, showing an incredible interest in news globally.

Opera News is a news app with a powerful recommendation engine designed to keep you on top of all the things you love to read and watch. Opera News delivers a variety of trending news and entertaining videos and gets smarter with each use. In addition to delivering great content, Opera News can also save up to 80% of your mobile data use thanks to Opera’s unique data-saving capabilities. Read the full article on the cable here.