• WhatsApp for Business

    WhatsApp For Business Rolled Out To Empower Businesses

    Mobile messaging platform, Whatsapp begins its WhatsApp For Business Program for businesses to connect with their customers in a fast and personal way. In what seems to be the first steps towards monetizing its platform, mobile messaging platform; WhatsApp has started testing ways for businesses to communicate with customers...
  • Claudia Jematia

    Kenyan IT Woman Seeks Job With Impressive Resume on Placard.

    A Kenyan IT Professional has lit the Internet after she was photographed with a placard looking for a job on the streets of Nairobi, Kenya. A Kenyan woman named Claudia Jematia has become an instant online sensation after stepping out to look for a job using one of the...
  • GE Lagos Garage

    General Electric (GE) Open Applications For 2017 GE Lagos Garage Program

    General Electric (GE) Launches Fourth Edition of GE Lagos Garage Skills Training Program for Entrepreneurs in Lagos, Nigeria American multinational conglomerate, General Electric (GE) created the Garages program in 2012 to reinvigorate America’s interest in the invention, innovation, and manufacturing sector of developing countries. The GE Lagos Garage Program is...
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    EdTech: How Young Africans Can Prepare For Higher Education

    Guest Post: EdTech Expert, Jens Ischebeck shares on Young Africans Can Prepare For Higher Education For many people Africa is known for the poverty of the people, the high illiteracy rates, a lack of economical growth, civil wars, etc. But Africa has the youngest population of all continents, as...
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    Global Digital Report: Social Media Users Passing 3 Billion in 2017.

    Global Digital Statshot reveals the latest data for internet, social media, and mobile use around the world in Q3 2017 with Social Media users passing 3 Billion. The latest Digital in 2017 Global Overview report for internet, social media, and mobile use around the world in Q3 2017 by We...
  • flutterwave

    Flutterwave Raises $10 million in Series A Funding Round

    Flutterwave Raises $10 million in Series A Funding Round from Greycroft Partners and Green Visor Greycroft Partners and Green Visor have led a Series A funding round of over $10 million in Flutterwave. They will be investing alongside existing investors like Y Combinator and new investors like Glynn Capital. Flutterwave,...
  • Founding Women

    Support Founding Women Crowdfunding to Highlight African Female Tech Founders

    Contribute to this Founding Women crowdfunding book which aims to spotlight African female tech founders to inspire the next generation. According to a research on the funding landscape of most Africa tech ecosystems, young African women do not often get to see themselves represented in the tech space. This lack...
  • Jack Ma

    Jack Ma Backs Young African Entrepreneurs With $10 Million Fund

    Jack Ma Has Launched The African Young Entrepreneurs Fund To Support And Fund Online Businesses By Africa’s Youth Jack Ma is backing young African entrepreneurs with a new $10 million fund. The founder of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba announced his African Young Entrepreneurs Fund at the Youth Connekt Africa Summit in...
  • Truecaller

    Truecaller Launches Video Calling Feature on Google Duo.

    Truecaller enabled video calling feature on Google Duo which can switch calls between WiFi and cellular data for uninterrupted conversation on-the-go. In March, Truecaller made a bunch of announcements for version 8 of the app, including a planned integration with Google Duo. At the time, the feature was promised...