Winners of Uganda’s 2017 Women In Energy Challenge Announced

The U.S. African Development Foundation (USADF), in collaboration with partners Power Africa and General Electric, has announced the winners of the 2017 Women in Energy Challenge in Uganda, where only 20% of... Read more »

Senga, Kenya’s ‘Uber’ for trucks, pick-ups & semi-trailers launches nationwide services

Senga, Kenya’s one-stop shop for trucks ranging from pick-ups to semi-trailers has today launched nationwide pick-up and delivery services after expanding to various counties and local towns across the country. In a... Read more »

Traders of Africa raises undisclosed angel funding to launch an ‘Alibaba’ for commodities to boost intra-African trade

Founded by Mrs Uju Uzo-Ojinnaka, an ex banker and a contractor in the construction sector, Traders of Africa, (TOFA), a pan-African online platform connecting commodity producers to buyers has raised undisclosed angel... Read more »

Johannesburg and Nairobi Make Dell’s List of Top 50 Cities Supporting Female Entrepreneurs

Johannesburg and Nairobi are the only African countries in Dell’s 2017 list of top 50 cities in the world that attract and support High Potential Women Entrepreneurs. While New York City, the... Read more »

PayU Nigeria Introduces PayU Subscription, a convenient payment solution for recurring bills

PayU Nigeria introduces PayU Subscription, a convenient payment method which allows merchants to safely and securely collect payments from consumers who have recurring bills or subscription payments in a seamless way. According... Read more »

Tremendous innovation in sophisticated South African fintech payments landscape

By Dominique Collett, head of AlphaCode In 2016 $5.5bn of venture capital investment went into payments startups. This represented 22% of global fintech investment activity. In South Africa, payments still dominate the... Read more »

Miss.Africa announces 2018 Seed Funding Tech Initiative for Africa women

In a #SheAppsAfrica Pan-African campaign for year 2017/2018, Miss.Africa Digital program is mobilizing the third Round of Miss.Africa Seed Funding, for Tech initiatives throughout Africa. Having seen high level of success in... Read more »