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    Video: Chinese Billionaire Jack Ma’s Full Speech in Kenya

    China’s Jack Ma announces support for African entrepreneurs, conservation efforts during his visit to Kenya. Earlier in July 2017, the Chinese billionaire and Founder of Alibaba; Jack Ma announced a $10 million fund for young African entrepreneurs building online businesses on the continent. The news came during his well-publicised...
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    Africa Science Week Aims to Recalibrate Innovation Among Young People

    Africa Science Week aims to develop tomorrow’s scientists and technologists by engaging children and young people in scientific activities. The Next Einstein Forum (NEF), an initiative of the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) in partnership with Robert Bosch Stiftung has launched the NEF Africa Science Week in Nairobi,...
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    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...
  • Livia App

    Livia App Wants To Be The Uber for Ordering and Delivering Drugs

    Livia App – The medicine ordering and delivery platform aim to be the ‘Uber’ for Chemists. Livia app is an Uber-like mobile app which allows users order medicine and personal care items from a wide selection of chemists online. The service which officially launched today will allow users order medicine...
  • Bitland Ghana

    Bitland Want To Revolutionize Land Sale and Title Registration in Ghana.

    Meet Bitland – A blockchain technology startup aimed at stamping out corruption in land sale and title registration issues among Ghanaians. Bitland – a blockchain technology startup from Ghana aims to stamp out corruption and is touting to “free up trillions of dollars” in locked capital for infrastructure development. The...
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    TEDGlobal Returns to Arusha, Tanzania After Ten Years.

    TEDGlobal 2017 scheduled for Arusha, Tanzania with four days of speakers, workshops, and entertainment from August 27-30. Ten years on, TEDGlobal returns to Arusha, Tanzania from August 27 – 30, 2017 under the theme: “Builders. Truth-Tellers. Catalysts.” Since TED’s 2007 conference in Arusha, Tanzania, the continent has experienced spectacular economic,...
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    Opera To Invests $100 Million in African Digital Economy

    The developers of the most popular mobile browser in Africa, Opera Mini is to invest USD $100 million over the next two years. Opera, the developer of the most popular mobile browser in Africa, Opera Mini is to invest USD $100 million over the next two years to facilitate...
  • WikiFundi Launched To Help Editors Contribute to Wikipedia Offline

    WikiFundi Launched to increase the reach of Wikipedia to areas that have never heard of the platform and to break the barrier of accessibility through the internet. The Wiki In Africa team is proud to announce the launch of WikiFundi at the recent Wiki Indaba 2017 held in Ghana. WikiFundi is...
  • 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...