• Seedstars_ENEL

    Seedstars, Enel Announce Partnership To Create Africa Energy Prize

    Partnering with Enel will give Seedstars a unique opportunity to reward tech startups striving to tackle the African continent’s energy challenges. The energy sector of sub-Saharan Africa is not yet able to meet the needs and aspirations of its citizens, with almost 600 million people lacking access to electricity....
  • 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...
  • Google Africa

    Google Partners Code4Africa & World Bank To Empowers 6,000 African Journalists

    Google Africa has partnered with Code4Africa and World Bank To Empowers 6,000 African Journalists Google Africa has announced its support for a Digital Journalism initiative that will see 6,000 African journalists trained in data journalism skills till the end of February 2018. Google News Lab and the World Bank...
  • 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...
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    Guest Post: Africa is the next frontier for Venture Capitalists

    Head of MIT Legatum Center for Development and Entrepreneurship in Boston, Ali Diallo shares on Africa being the next frontier for Venture Capitalists. According to Clarium Capital founder Peter Thiel, entrepreneurs should look for secrets where no one is looking and turn them into business opportunities. Thiel says it...
  • 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...
  • ClickBack Pro

    The ClickPack Pro – An Anti-Theft Backpack Just Raised Over $1 Million on Kickstarter

    The ClickPack Pro is the anti-theft backpack for the safety conscious just raised over $1 Million on Kickstarter I’ve always been a fan of the Kickstarter platform since they launched some eight years ago. My good friend and colleague, Dela Tekpor and I have backed and supported very interesting projects...
  • 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...
  • TEDGlobal 2017

    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,...