• 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...
  • Somali Accelerator

    10 Startups From Somali based Innovate Venture Graduates With $30,000 Investment

    The second cohort of 10 startups from Somali based Innovate Venture graduated from their programme and received $30,000 seed investment. Innovate Ventures, the leading Somali tech and business startup accelerator launched in partnership with VC4A, Telesom and the Work in Progress! Alliance, had their second cohort of 10 startups from...
  • Demo-Africa

    Two Ghanaian Startups Selected for DEMO Africa 2017

    Two Ghanaian startups Bisa and Kudigo selected amongst 35 startups to pitch at DEMO Africa 2017 The 2017 Demo Africa Technology Startup launch event is set to take place on 23-24 November 2017 in Johannesburg, South-Africa. “We received a total of 956 applications this year, which is about 20% more...
  • PitchDrive

    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...
  • Google LaunchPad Accelerator

    Six African Startups Accepted For The 4th Class of Google’s Launchpad Accelerator.

    Google Launchpad Accelerator Announces Six African Startup For It’s Fourth Class Four Nigerian startups and one each from Kenya and South Africa will join 27 other startups at the 4th class of Google’s Launchpad Accelerator. The announcement was made yesterday by Google on the Google Developers Blog. It’s the first time Google has...
  • 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...
  • Cecil Nutakor of eCampus Emerges Winner of SingularityU WestAfrica Challenge

    Founder of eCampus, Cecil Nutakor from Ghana Emerges Winner of SingularityU West Africa Global Impact Challenge. Ghanaian entrepreneur Cecil Nutakor, Founder and CEO of eCampus – an on-demand exams/test preparation and self-paced education platform from Ghana emerged the overall winner of the SingularityU West Africa Global Impact Challenge which took...
  • Innovate Ventures Re-Runs Successful Tech Accelerator for Somali Start-ups

    The programme aims to support and invest in the next wave of tech start-ups in Somaliland and Somalia and grow the nascent start-up ecosystem in the country. Innovate Ventures will be running their highly successful tech start-up accelerator – The Innovate Accelerator for the second time. Launched in partnership with...
  • Google’s Launchpad Start Scheduled for Johannesburg in March 2017

    Startups based in South Africa and Southern Africa have until 24 February to apply to be part of Launchpad Start Johannesburg. Global software and technology giant Google has announced its first ever Developers Launchpad Start in Johannesburg, South Africa. The week-long bootcamp will see 20 startups participating in the programme,...