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Egypt: Swvl to be More Customer Centric with Tens of Millions Series B Funding

Swvl, a Cairo-based/Egyptian app-based mass transit system disrupting the way commuters travel in the MENA (Middle East and North Africa) […]

Codetrain to Train 1000 App Developers to Meet Increasing Market Demand

The AppDeveloper Conference by Codetrain was held in Kumasi, Ghana’s second largest city on 19th October, 2018. It was held at […]

Farmcrowdy Launches National Digital Agriculture Day

Farmcrowdy, Nigeria’s first and leading digital agriculture platform which allows Nigerians to venture in and sponsor agriculture, today announced the […]

Africa Internship Academy Celebrates 2 years of Grooming Africa’s Next Generational Change Agents

Africa holds a very high rate of youth unemployment. In Ghana for instance, about 120,000 young people graduate from various […]

Mastercard FDN Launches A US$2M Fund to Seed Young African Social Ventures

The Mastercard Foundation today announced a new fund that will enable young changemakers to seed and kick-start promising social ventures […]

VC4A to Host Africa’s Biggest Early Stage Investor Summit in Cape Town

Africa’s early stage investor community will convene on November 11th and 12th, 2018 for the 5th Africa Early Stage Investor […]

South African Applications Open for Chivas Venture 2019. Deadline, Oct. 31

The highly anticipated Chivas Venture 2019 – a global competition that gives away a share of $1 million in funding […]

€85,000 on Offer for Startups Tackling Gender Inequalities. Apply Now!

AFD Digital Challenge 2018 calls for applications for startup companies leveraging on digital innovation tackling gender inequalities, economic, social, cultural […]

Mohammed Dewji: Africa’s Youngest Billionaire Kidnapped in Dar es Salam

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Forbes Africa reports that Mohammed Dewji, Africa’s youngest billionaire worth US$1.5 billion has been abducted in Tanzania, Thursday morning (11/10/18) on […]

“We are Going to Help Ghana Grow Its Own Sugar for the First Time” – Aliko Dangote

Foremost businessman, Aliko Dangote has in London called for conscious efforts at deepening African regional market by African investors and […]