Asantewaa Smith

Asantewaa Smith

Asantewaa Smith - Ghanaian Blogger, Writer and Feminist-based in New York very passionate about Innovation, Technology, and Gender issues.
  • Amma Gyampoh

    Amma Gyampo: The Ghanaian Woman Jumpstarting African Startups

    Amma Gyampo to moderate a panel of Agri-Tech entrepreneurs and share her insight on West Africa’s technology entrepreneurship ecosystem. Nicknamed “The Matchmaker” Amma Gyampo, the founder of AmDeCo, a network of business development, coaching, partnership and advisory consultants will be a presenter at the Tech in Ghana Conference (TIGC) on 21- 22 November...
  • Frontier-Digital-Ventures

    Frontier Digital Ventures & Jumia Swaps 3 Online Classified Portals in Africa.

    Frontier Digital Ventures has bought 3 online property classifieds portals from Jumia, a major online classifieds group in Africa. Malaysia-based Frontier Digital Ventures has acquired three online property classified portals from Africa’s Jumia in exchange for the former’s classified horizontal platform in West Africa, Afribaba. Jumia’s portals are existing competitors to Frontier’s...
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    5 African Women Techpreneurs To Pitch At Start-up Night! Afrika, Germany.

    The five African Women in Tech will be pitching in Berlin during the Start-up Night! Afrika kind courtesy Lionesses of Africa. 5 leading women-led startups from Africa have been selected to pitch their innovative digital platforms, apps and solutions to big business, government, investors and influencers in Berlin on...
  • Andela

    Andela Raises $40M To Connect Africa’s Engineering Talents

    Zuckerberg-backed Andela raises $40 million to connect tech firms with Africa’s best software developers Andela, the company that builds high-performing engineering teams with Africa’s most talented software developers, today announced that the company has secured $40M in Series C funding. The investment was led by pan-African venture firm CRE...
  • Technovation

    Five Kenyan Girls Selected For 2017 Google Technovation Event

    Five Kenyan girls selected for 2017 Google Technovation Event from August 7 -11 in San Francisco, California. Five young girls from Kenya; Stacy Owino, Cynthia Otieno, Purity Achieng, Macrine Atieno and Ivy Akinyi are the only Africans selected to participate in the 2017 Google Technovation Event from August 7...
  • Seedstars_ENEL

    Seedstars, Enel Announce Partnership To Create Africa Energy Prize

    Partnering with Enel will give Seedstars a unique opportunity to reward tech startups striving to tackle the African continent’s energy challenges. The energy sector of sub-Saharan Africa is not yet able to meet the needs and aspirations of its citizens, with almost 600 million people lacking access to electricity....
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    Samsung to Release Refurbished Galaxy Note 7 Phones as “Galaxy Note FE”.

    Samsung has announced plans to bring back their discontinued Galaxy Note 7 phones as “Galaxy Note FE”. Samsung has some surprising news, as they’ve recently announced plans to bring back their discontinued Galaxy Note 7 phones. The hot phones — literally and figuratively — were released in August 2016 and were recalled and...
  • FlyDubai

    flydubai Sees Passenger demand on UAE & Tanzania Route.

    flydubai sees 3.5% increase in passengers numbers traveling between the UAE and Africa in 2016 compared to 2015, a positive record for this emerging market. Dubai-based flyDubai today announced the start of flights to Kilimanjaro from 29 October 2017.  The relaunched service to the carrier’s third point in Tanzania, along...
  • Google Africa

    Google Partners Code4Africa & World Bank To Empowers 6,000 African Journalists

    Google Africa has partnered with Code4Africa and World Bank To Empowers 6,000 African Journalists Google Africa has announced its support for a Digital Journalism initiative that will see 6,000 African journalists trained in data journalism skills till the end of February 2018. Google News Lab and the World Bank...