Women catching up to men on eWallet usage via FNB App

Women are steadily catching up to men when it comes to cashing in on the convenience of sending and receiving money via eWallet on the FNB App. The latest data revealed by... 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 »

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 »

GE’s healthymagination selects 14 African social entrepreneurs addressing maternal & child health into its 2nd cohort

14 organizations have been selected to be in the programme’s second cohort of social entrepreneurs and accelerate maternal health outcomes across Africa with impact areas including, Benin, Botswana, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Liberia,... Read more »

Here are the 10 Startups to pitch at Seedstars World Dar Es Salaam

Seedstars World, the global early-stage startups competition in partnership with the Swiss Embassy, COSTECH, and the Human Development Innovation Fund (HDIF) has announced the 10 startups that will pitch at its Dar Es Salaam event... Read more »