TikTok, each teenager’s favorite app, has just released new parental controls

By Isaac Novak TikTok is giving parents more control over how their teens use the…

Only in Africa: Changing the way we change Africa’s story

When you experience something bizarre or negative, like power outages, in an African country, the…

Rolex Mentor and Protégé Arts Initiative – a weekend of inspiration

BY ANN NUROCK This past weekend was one of sheer inspiration. Not just watching two…

Nigerian startup 54gene launches genomics research initiative

BY TOM JACKSON Nigeria’s 54gene, an African genomics research, services and development startup, has announced…

Equipping African digital leaders for the fourth industrial revolution

Multinational conglomerate company General Electric and the Africa Leadership University (ALU) have announced the kick-off…

Blockchain Fundraising Can Benefit African Tech Startups

Oluwaseun Adeyanju African startups raised a record $1.34 billion in venture capital in 2019, up from just…

Farida Yahya: Use Technology to Expand Your Client Base

by Farida Yahya Remember that technology does not reach out and work with customers —…

BENIN: Start-up Alivo makes traffic light eco-friendly with solar energy

By Luchelle Feukeng Start-up Alivo makes use of solar energy to run traffic lights in…

Nigerian fintech startup Flutterwave closes $35m Series B round

BY TOM JACKSON Nigerian payments startup Flutterwave has closed a US$35 million Series B funding…

Telecom Towers: From Kenya to the Rest of Africa

Africans still pay far more for telecommunications than western countries as a proportion of their…