South Africa’s BoostMe360 launches to help employers easily recruit entry-level & contractual positions fast

BoostMe360,a new entry-level, contractual positions recruitment platform has launched to help employers find talent fast without needing to make it official until...

This startup has raised $1m to bring the best talent to your company

Recruitment is going digital globally and firms that are not ready will be left behind as technology is becoming part and parcel...

The African Talent Company Hires New Executive to Become the Talent Agency of the...

ROAM has hired a new executive to drive its specialized recruitment business The African Talent Company” (‘TATC’), a subsidiary of the ROAM Group, housing the...

HAVAÍC acquires a 10% equity stake in South Africa’s commercial property platform Instant...

HAVAÍC has acquired a 10% equity stake in Instant Property Rentals Holdings (Pty) Ltd, trading as Instant Property, with an allocation for follow-on funding at Instant Property’s...

Brightermonday & Jobberman record over 12 million users & a 250% increase in qualified...

ROAM Jobs platform Brightermonday in East Africa (focusing on Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda) and Jobberman in West Africa (focusing on Nigeria and Ghana) have reported a...

Gumtree South Africa appoints new GM as Johan Nel moves to OLX Group

Gumtree South Africa has appointed Claire Cobbledick as General Manager replacing Johan Nel who has moved to OLX Group as its commercial Director: Asia,...

Fuzu launches in Uganda to shape the future of the country’s job market

Fuzu, Swahili for succeed, a career development, recruitment and learning solutions firm has launched its operations in Uganda.in collaboration with 25 launch partners including Microsoft,...

Egypt’s WUZZUF Raises $ 6 Million In Series B Funding

Egypt’s jobseeker marketplaces Wuzzuf and Forsana both platforms are run under one umbrella by Barshasoft LLC, have raised $6 Million in Series B funding...

How Fuzu wants to become the go-to platform for emerging market talent

Fuzu is a Swahili verb meaning ‘to succeed’. Fuzu the company, is a Pan-African company that launched the Fuzu employment platform in 2015. It...

Google Africa partners Fuzu, BrighterMonday, JobMail & Jobberman to enter Nigeria, Kenya & South...

Google has launched a job aggregator in Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa, in a move expected to help job seekers find employment opportunities using...

Afrimalin.com, Kerawa.com & Leportail.ci Merge to Become the Top Classifieds Site in Francophone Africa.

As Naspers pulls a plug on OLX, the platforms afrimalin.com, kerawa.com & leportail.ci are merging to become the N°1 online classifieds platform in francophone Africa. “To...

Tonaton.com partners Ghana’s top Real Estate developers to launch New Development platform

Ghana's Tonaton.com has partnered with various real estate developers  to launch a development platform as the classifieds site moves into establishing itself as country's...

Kenya’s PRC brings land buying to the mobile phone to make land ownership a...

Land buying in Kenya has traditionally been for a selected few individuals; mostly for the rich elite and the urban working class who are...

Kenya’s LipaSafe wants to help classified marketplaces reduce online fraud

LipaSafe is a new online payments service that aims to reduce online fraud by holding funds on behalf of buyers and sellers and disburses funds...

Facebook, Google, Amazon: New challengers in classifieds

Facebook and its fast-growing Marketplace initiative poses a serious threat to the classified advertising services offered by the world's "Big Six" multinational classified companies,...

OLX SA hires Skhumba Hlope, South Africa’s Comic of the Year to sign up...

OLX, a Naspers' classifieds platform has partnered with Savanah’s Comic of the Year winner, Skhumba Hlope to double up its user numbers this January...

Kenya’s HR Expert is an Easy to use HR and Payroll cloud based software...

Everywhere you turn, software seems to be the answer. Most Businesses are already using software for their marketing, accounting and management. SMEs have to consider...

Jumia Rwanda gives up its Amazon model, goes all out into C2C classifieds and...

Rocket Internet-backed Jumia Rwanda, an online shopping site has ditched its business to consumer (B2C) online retail and later its 'Amazon' model in Rwanda...

BrighterMonday App helping youths get hired on the go

  The days of going to every job interview in town are also almost over as automation and technology take over day to day processes...

OLX appoints Dina Gobran as General Manager of Egypt

OLX Egypt has appointed Dina Gobran as the new General Manager taking over from Momtaz Moussa, who has been appointed to an international leadership...

Internship search platform Placements.ng launches to connect qualified interns to reputable employers

Placements Nigeria is a new internship search platform that has launched to connect qualified interns with reputable employers to work with in Africa.. Founded by My...

BuyRentKenya launches website builder to help clients build micro-sites for free quickly

BuyRentKenya, an online property website run by Ringier One Africa Media has launched a new platform to simplify the buying, leasing and selling of property...

Nigeria’s ToLet.com.ng rebrands to PropertyPro.ng after Jumia House deal

ToLet.com.ng, Nigeria’s online property classifieds portal is rebrabding to PropertyPro.ng after its parent firm Frontier Digital Ventures, acquired competitor Jumia House Nigeria, for an undisclosed sum. ToLet.com.ng which had raised...

Classifieds site Tonaton.com Ghana goes into recruitment in renewed focus

Ghana's general classifieds site Tonaton has entered into the country's recruitment sector in a renewed focus to help recruiters find talent as well as...

 Frontier Digital Ventures-backed meQasa.com acquires Jumia House Ghana for an undisclosed amount

meQasa.com, an online real estate portal has acquired Jumia House Ghana, for an undisclosed amount, firmly establishing the property portal as the country’s largest...

OLX’s acquisition of auto marketplace AutoTrader warning sign to Ringier’s Cheki Africa

Naspers' owned OLX Group has officially acquired online vehicle marketplace AutoTrader after approval by South Africa authorities. According to AutoTrader CEO George Mienie, “We are excited to...

Facebook enters the food ordering & delivery market to fine-tune its platform-for-everything model

Social media giant Facebook has moved from the friends and family platform it was at launch to having its hand in everything worthwhile. It's...

Bongalo.org wants to be Cameroon’s largest property search portal

Bongalo Inc. is Cameroon’s largest property search portal listing houses, flats, vacant land and farms from the country's  top estate agents and landlords to...

Saltside Technologies‘s online classifieds site Efritin Nigeria closes shop

After over 10 months of running its operations remotely, Saltside Technologies‘s online classifieds site Efritin is officially shutting down operations in Nigeria for real...

Frontier Digital Ventures exits from IMCongo investment in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Frontier Digital Ventures (FDV) has exited it's investment in IMCongo, an online property portal in the Democratic Republic of Congo after investing $175,000 and...