Nigerian mobility startup MAX.ng banks $1m in oversubscribed bond

BY TOM JACKSON Nigerian mobility startup MAX.ng has secured NGN400 million (US$1 million) in capital…

Founders of Kenyan, Nigerian startups accepted into Endeavor network

BY TOM JACKSON The founders of Kenya’s Apollo Agriculture and Nigeria’s 54gene have been accepted…

UCT student entrepreneur creates digital library for children

By Staff Reporter The team invented a digital library that includes various read-along children’s audiobooks…

Thrive Africa – the continent’s most influential technology experience

By Contributor The global pandemic has had a profound impact on the digital landscape in…

Nigerian healthtech startup joins prestigious entrepreneur organisation

By Staff Reporter As a member of this organisation, 54gene will be provided support to…

Silicon Valley entrepreneurs back Kenya-based innovation fellowship

BY TOM JACKSON Slack’s Stewart Butterfield, Box’s Aaron Levie and Craig Newmark of Craigslist have…

Ghanaian startups invited to apply for MEST Express accelerator

BY TOM JACKSON Pan-African entrepreneurial training programme, seed fund and incubator MEST Africa has partnered…

SA healthtech startup secures seed investment Ishani Chetty: Editor

By Ishani Chetty: Editor The undisclosed funding will allow the startup to scale operations across…

How young African tech entrepreneurs can accelerate development across continent

By Ifesinachi Okpagu Fast-growing digital adoption combined with Africa’s young population positions the continent as…

Facebook Announces New Campus Pages To Connect College Students Amid Coronavirus

By Forbes Facebook launched a new ‘Facebook Campus’ feature Thursday that aims to connect college students with…