• 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...
  • Seedstars-Africa

    Meet the 17 Startups Pitching at Seedstars Africa 2017 Event

    17 African startups invited to pitch at Seedstars Africa Regional Summit scheduled for Maputo, Mozambique on December 14, 2017. Seedstars World (SSW), the global community and platform for entrepreneurs in technology in emerging markets and fast-growing startup scenes, is hosting the third annual Seedstars Africa Summit that connects the most...
  • 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...
  • Frontier-Digital-Ventures

    Frontier Digital Ventures & Jumia Swaps 3 Online Classified Portals in Africa.

    Frontier Digital Ventures has bought 3 online property classifieds portals from Jumia, a major online classifieds group in Africa. Malaysia-based Frontier Digital Ventures has acquired three online property classified portals from Africa’s Jumia in exchange for the former’s classified horizontal platform in West Africa, Afribaba. Jumia’s portals are existing competitors to Frontier’s...
  • Zazu

    Digital-Only Bank Startup, Zazu has Raised £200,000 From Seedrs.

    Zazu raises £200,000 through crowdfunding platform Seedrs to launch a digital-only bank in Africa Zazu, which began at the Ignite Accelerator as an e-commerce platform for farmers has raised over £200,000 for a 7.51% equity at a pre-money valuation of £2.5m to build a digital-only bank in Africa, bringing financial inclusion to millions. Co-founded by Perseus Mlambo –...
  • Google Internship

    Google Nigeria Opens Applications for Google Business Internship 2018

    Interested in interning at Google Nigeria‘s Google Business Internship Programme? Apply now for a lifetime opportunity. Google Nigeria is accepting entries for its business internship programme for 2018. The programme, Google Business Internship, is aimed at exposing interns to the technology sector, as well as providing opportunities for personal and...
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    5 African Women Techpreneurs To Pitch At Start-up Night! Afrika, Germany.

    The five African Women in Tech will be pitching in Berlin during the Start-up Night! Afrika kind courtesy Lionesses of Africa. 5 leading women-led startups from Africa have been selected to pitch their innovative digital platforms, apps and solutions to big business, government, investors and influencers in Berlin on...
  • Andela

    Andela Raises $40M To Connect Africa’s Engineering Talents

    Zuckerberg-backed Andela raises $40 million to connect tech firms with Africa’s best software developers Andela, the company that builds high-performing engineering teams with Africa’s most talented software developers, today announced that the company has secured $40M in Series C funding. The investment was led by pan-African venture firm CRE...
  • Facebook

    Facebook Supports TechCrunch’s Startup Battlefield Africa

    Facebook gets behind African entrepreneurs in a ‘celebration of tech’ week as part of its sponsorship of TechCrunch’s Startup Battlefield Africa Showcasing Facebook’s passion for investing in creative, diverse talent across Africa, and nurturing the tech and startup ecosystem, Facebook announces a week-long celebration of activities as part of...