Eight African startups named Technology Pioneers of 2021 by the World Economic Forum

ABU MUBARIK Eight African startups have been named World Economic Forum Technology Pioneers of 2021. The 2021…

15 startups selected for 6th Google for Startups Accelerator Africa

BY TOM JACKSON Fifteen startups have been selected for the sixth class of the Google for…

Impala Rustenburg Launches Mobile Career Expo In Youth Month

mpala Rustenburg has developed and launched an innovative mobile Career Expo, an inspirational and aspirational…

Kenyan food-tech startup Kune raises $1m pre-seed funding

BY TOM JACKSON Kenyan food-tech startup Kune, which delivers freshly-made, ready-to-eat meals at affordable prices, has…

Culture and technology: Meet the Nigerian queen going digital and bringing changes no one expected

MILDRED EUROPA TAYLOR  Being a constitutional democracy, Nigeria elects its representatives, however, the hundreds of…

7 African startups named WEF Technology Pioneers of 2021

BY TOM JACKSON Seven African tech startups have been named by the World Economic Forum (WEF)…

Supporting Africa’s Informal Sector through Technology

Africa has the highest proportion of informal sector workers anywhere in the world. They account…

Harnessing the Sun to Drive IoT in Madagascar

The Madagascar-based Jirogasy, which designs, manufactures and assembles solar IoT systems and computers, is fundraising…

SA startup WhereIsMyTransport secures $14.5m Series A extension round

BY TOM JACKSON South African startup WhereIsMyTransport has raised a US$14.5 million Series A extension round…

“Smart Logistics Make South African Ecommerce Accessible To All”

Ordering online should be as simple as clicking through a checkout page of an ecommerce…