• Google Launches First Developer Space in Lagos, Nigeria and Its Free To All.

    The Google Developer Space which sits in Africa’s most active tech hub, Lagos, Nigeria, is open to African developers, entrepreneurs, and startups and will house the Google Launchpad Accelerator Africa....
  • Online Retail Trading Platform Cars45 Expands to Ghana & Kenya.

    Cars45 provides an end-to-end digitised customer journey for buying, selling and swapping cars in Africa. Its technology-enabled platform makes it easier to trade cars in Africa and it also provides access to finance, insurance and other value-added services....
  • Bolt expands operations in Ghana with a launch in Sekondi-Takoradi

    Bolt ride-sharing services expand its operations in Ghana with a launch in the Western Regional capital, Sekondi-Takoradi. Ride-hailing service Bolt has significantly expanded its Ghanan operations by announcing the launch of services in Takoradi.  Bolt started operating in Ghana in 2017 in Accra, and with the launch of Takoradi,...
  • NCA Fines MTN Ghana Over GHC100,000 for Failure to Comply

    Ghana’s National Communication Authority (NCA) has fined MTN Ghana over GHC100,000 for failure to comply with regulations that protect customers. The telecommunication giant, MTN Ghana has been fined over GHC100,000 (USD $17, 500) for its failure to follow the regulatory directives by Ghana’s National Communications Authority (NCA). According to...
  • Spotify Wrapped: Your listening history from 2019

    Music streaming service, Spotify has released its year-ender summary of the most played content on its audio platform in 2019 called Spotify Wrapped. Spotify has released its year-ender summary of the most played content on its audio platform in 2019 and the last decade, called Spotify Wrapped. The most...
  • Ghanaian Hip Hop Icon Obrafour to Deliver Workshop at ACCES 2019

    Renowned Ghanaian rapper and hiplife musician Obrafour will on 30 November facilitate a workshop at the three-day Music In Africa Conference for Collaborations, Exchange and Showcases (ACCES) in Accra, Ghana....
  • Meet the 10 Finalists for the Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative

    Ten entrepreneurs have been shortlisted for the Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative (ANPI) final, a philanthropic initiative spearheaded by the Jack Ma Foundation. After seven months and nearly 10,000 applications, the Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative has chosen the 10 finalists for the competition‘s grand finale event in Accra, Ghana, next month. The finalists were chosen...
  • Uber Launches Taxis Boat Service in Lagos, Nigeria.

    Uber Technology Inc. launched a pilot phase of its boat business in Lagos, Nigeria’s commercial capital, on Friday, October 11, 2019. As part of its expansion plans into Africa, global ride-hailing firm Uber Technologies LLC launched a pilot test of their taxi boat service in Lagos, Nigeria. As reported...
  • 12 African Startups Selected for 2019 Facebook Accelerator in Nigeria.

    Twelves startups from Ghana and Nigeria selected for the 2019 Facebook Accelerator in Lagos, Nigeria. Facebook Accelerator, Nigeria in partnership with Co-Creation Hub has commenced season two of its program aimed at supporting and empowering students and entrepreneurs to build locally relevant solutions using advanced technology. This year, the...