• Konga

    Nigeria’s Zinox Group Acquires Nasper-backed Firm Konga

    Nigeria’s Zinox Group has acquired Naspers’-backed e-commerce firm Konga to take on Jumia across Africa. Launched in July 2012, Konga has always wanted to become the engine of commerce and trade in Africa offering a platform for merchants to sell Phones, Computers, Clothing, Shoes, Home Appliances, Books, healthcare, Baby Products,...
  • 6 Social Media Trends That Will Take Over 2018 [Infographic]

    Let’s take a look at the following six social media and digital innovation trends which will eventually turn on the heat in 2018. More than 90% of the businesses and startups are now having a social presence. It is almost a prerequisite for any business since each and every...
  • Techpreneur magazine

    Techpreneur Magazine Launched To Put A Spotlight On Tech-Entrepreneurs in Ghana

    Techpreneur Magazine launched to promote Ghana’s booming technology space and also shine a spotlight on young tech entrepreneurs driving this growth. Techbit Consult is the publishers of the Techpreneur Magazine that aims to shine a spotlight on the amazing young tech professionals and entrepreneurs that are behind the brightest innovation and startups in...
  • Visa Launches mVisa to Compete Against Kenya’s mPesa Mobile Money

    Visa has rolled out a mobile money application called mVisa to enable cashless transactions in Kenya and to also give some form of competition to mPesa. The app’s rollout begins with four African banks and mVisa will enable transactions for subscribers with accounts at KCB Group and Co-operative Bank...
  • Facebook Helps West African SMEs Connect with Customers

    Facebook hosted a roundtable with small and medium sized enterprises from Ghana and Nigeria as part of its effort to support entrepreneurship in West Africa. The session focused on how Facebook can help small businesses reach exactly the right customers – for less money and with greater returns. Accordig...
  • Top E-commerce Startups To Watch From Ghana

      “If you want to become extremely wealthy over the next five years, and you have a basic grasp of technology, here’s a no-brainer: move to Africa”, said David Rowan – Editor of Wired Magazine. I do agree with David on that comment because, the African continent is seeing...
  • Jumia Ghana – Men Make 2/3 of Online Purchases in Ghana.

    A recent piece of market research, carried out by Jumia Ghana, the online shopping giant, found that men make 2/3 of online purchases in Ghana. They also found that men buy the majority of products under every category, including Beauty and Perfume, and Fashion. The question is WHY? Women...
  • Jumia Mobile Week Megathon Launched

    Jumia, Ghana’s biggest online retailer, in collaboration with some of Ghana’s top mobile brands has launched the biggest mobile sales event of 2015 in the first week of June. The sales event tagged, the Jumia Mobile Week Megathon will offer consumers the best deals on mobile phones. During the...