• Travel Gadgets

    Infographic: Extreme Travel Gadgets, Beyond the Power Bank.

    Which items comes on your top travel list? Check out this infographic that touches on extreme travel gadgets for your trips. Technology is changing the world that we live in, mostly for the better and occasionally for the worse. One sector in which technology is making a big change...
  • 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...
  • GSMA Innovation Fund

    GSMA Launches Second Ecosystem Accelerator Innovation Fund

    The GSMA has launched its second Ecosystem Accelerator Innovation Fund to invest in and empower African Startups. The GSMA has launched its second Ecosystem Accelerator Innovation Fund following the success of the first round which invested in start-ups across the continent. The Innovation Fund provides selected start-ups in Africa...
  • These Five Women Want to Change The Face of Entrepreneurship Among Refugees

    The Dell Incorporated & United Nation Foundation PolicyHack Winners proposed formulating policies to support and connect co-working spaces and refugee entrepreneurs. The atmosphere at the Impact Hub Dubai located in Dubai’s renowned downtown district was charged with a lot of innovative ideas from the five teams pitching at the...
  • mHealth: The Way Forward for Mobile Technology and Healthcare Delivery in Africa.

    Mobile phones are proving to be of high value as a means of collecting and spreading medical information among people who are under-connected in conventional terms but own mobile phones in Africa. A case for the Sustainable Development Goals 3 and 4. While the growth of population in the...
  • Django Girls To Organize Free Python and Django Workshops for Women in Accra.

    Django Girls to organize free web development and coding workshops, create open-sourced online tutorials and curate amazing first experiences with technology for Women and Girls in Accra. Django Girls – a non-profit organization and a community that empowers and helps women to organize free, one-day programming workshops by providing...
  • 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...
  • Ghana’s Father of Internet Awarded 2015 ICANN Award

    Ghana’s Father of Internet, Prof. Nii Narku Quaynor Awarded 2015 ICANN Award Prof. Nii Narku Quaynor, Chair of the Internet Society (ISOC) Ghana Chapter and Africa Internet pioneer has been awarded the 2015 ICANN Multi-stakeholder Ethos Award during the opening ceremony of ICANN 53 in Buenos Aires. Prof. Quaynor...
  • Google Empowers Collaborative Citizen Journalism with News Labs

    Google today revealed details of a new project designed to power the world of journalism. News Labs is a joint venture between Google and a number of technology firms and entrepreneurs to make it easier to research and publish stories. It’s something aimed primarily at major newsrooms and reporting...