Facebook Faces $5-Billion Fine Over Cambridge Analytica Scandal

Facebook has been fined U.S.$5 billion for its involvement in Cambridge Analytica's role in obtaining the data of 87 million Facebook users. The same political consultancy company was instrumental in President Uhuru Kenyatta's election campaign - painting him in a positive light while smearing his main rival Raila Odinga during the 2013 and 2017 election periods.

President Uhuru Kenyatta (file photo)

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