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    Global Digital Report: Social Media Users Passing 3 Billion in 2017.

    Global Digital Statshot reveals the latest data for internet, social media, and mobile use around the world in Q3 2017 with Social Media users passing 3 Billion. The latest Digital in 2017 Global Overview report for internet, social media, and mobile use around the world in Q3 2017 by We...
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    Meet The 14 Startups Representing Africa at PitchDrive 2017

    Meet the 14 selected startups set to participate in this year’s PitchDrive by Nigeria’s Co-creation Hub (CcHUB). Co-creation Hub (CcHUB), Nigeria’s leading social innovation centre in partnership with Google for Entrepreneurs, has announced the names of the 14 selected startups set to participate in PitchDrive. PitchDrive is a three-week five-city European tech...
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    Flutterwave Raises $10 million in Series A Funding Round

    Flutterwave Raises $10 million in Series A Funding Round from Greycroft Partners and Green Visor Greycroft Partners and Green Visor have led a Series A funding round of over $10 million in Flutterwave. They will be investing alongside existing investors like Y Combinator and new investors like Glynn Capital. Flutterwave,...
  • Moringa School

    Moringa School Launches in Ghana in Partnership with MEST Ghana

    Moringa School, a world-class coding institution, has partnered with MEST Ghana to bring world-class training program to Ghana. Across Africa today, young people are embracing the culture of technology, innovation and the opportunities they bring — opportunities to learn how to develop simple solutions to societal problems to building multi-million dollar ventures through...
  • Uber Guidelines-Blog

    Uber Introduces Alcohol Bans, Draws Lines on Language and Sexual Behaviour During Trips. 

    Uber has drawn tough boundaries in a new golden rule stipulating what is the right behaviour for drivers and passengers After hitting 5 billion rides in total, Uber has drawn tough boundaries in a new golden rule stipulating what is the right behaviour for drivers and passengers in a...
  • She Leads Africa launches accelerator for women Entrepreneurs in Nigeria

    She Leads Africa Partners Work in Progress! Alliance for Their 2017 Accelerator for Women-run Businesses in Nigeria. She Leads Africa – is a social enterprise dedicated to supporting young African women and their journey towards professional success through online content and offline programmes have just opened applications for their 2017 She Leads...
  • NEXT BANK Holds First FinTech Summit in Accra in October

    Next Bank is an independent, open and collaborative community driving positive change for the better in financial services through design,innovation and entrepreneurship is holding its maiden Fintech conference on Friday 2nd October 2015, hosted by the Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology Incubator, Accra. Led by Paul Damalie, the conference’s theme...
  • Twitter Chat: The #eLA15 edTech – May 8, 12PM GMT

    Where do I start? What knowledge do I need? What are the main traps? 35% of young people in Africa have no access to secondary education or technical skills development, and 82 million adults lack basic literacy skills(1), but budding education technology entrepreneurs across the continent are recognizing the...
  • Apply Now: CNN African Journalist Awards Calls for Entry

    Application is opened for the CNN MultiChoice African Journalist Awards 2015. Broadcast, Print and Online Journalists whose works focuses on the African continent can apply for this award. The CNN MultiChoice African Journalist Competition highlights journalism’s role in Africa’s development and honors journalistic talent across all media disciplines. Now...