Here are the 10 startups selected into first ever Africa-based Startupbootcamp accelerator programme

After an intensive 3-month global search, Startupbootcamp (SBC) has selected the top 10 startups selected to participate in the first ever Africa-based SBC Accelerator programme. The ten include Brownie Points, Dusu Pay,... Read more »

Seedstars World announces final call for applications in Cape Town

Seedstars World recently pre-selected the best entrepreneurs in Johannesburg and is now doing its final call for applications in Cape Town that will close Sunday, May 28th. Applicants are expected to apply... Read more »

Accommodation reservation firm Booking.com pleased with its growth trajectory in Africa

Booking.com, the global online accommodation reservation engine run by the Priceline Group is growing steadily in Africa with over 23,700 unique stays despite travel advisories and the continent’s reliance on seasonal wildlife... Read more »

Airbnb Expands Beyond Homes with the Launch of Trips & Experiences in Nairobi & Cape Town

Airbnb has today moved beyond accommodation with the launch of Trips bringing together where you stay, what you do and the people you meet all in one place. According to the firm, Trips is... Read more »

Appsafrica.com Innovation Awards 2016 looking for Africa’s brilliant innovators

Entries are now open for 2016 Appsafrica.com Innovation Awards looking to celebrate the best in mobile and tech from across Africa following the success of last year’s Awards which celebrated 10 winners from over 200 entries... Read more »

Africa-focused Seed Fund 88mph takes a 2 Year Sabbatical from Investing in Startups

Africa-focused startup accelerator 88mph today announced it will take a break in investing in startups in Africa for the next 18-24 months to help it focus on helping the companies get some... Read more »

CEO Weekends: Here are the 14 fin-tech startups from Africa to compete for the 2015 Innotribe Startup Challenge

14 startups from Africa are among SWIFT Innotribe’s 60 finalists out of the 370 early-stage and growth-stage startup applicants, to participate in the 2015 Startup Challenge. This years competition will see the... Read more »