Rocket Internet’s Lamudi accused of scraping in Africa

29 Jan 2014

Who owns the listings on classified platforms? Africa is in the middle of its first emotional debate about this topic in the real estate markets of Kenya and Nigeria.

Earlier this week Kenyan BuyRentKenya.com accused Rocket Internet’s Lamudi of scraping its listings, including spelling errors and object IDs. Same seems to happen with OLX in Nigeria and other competitors. Lamudi denies the alleg

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