AfriLabs, Africa’s Tech Hub Association Gathers for 2nd AGM at re:publica

Over 26 innovation hubs from 15 African countries under the  AfriLabs network convened for its second annual meeting prior to re:publica, Europe’s largest conference...

SkaraBrand Launches to be Nigeria’s Online Store for Furniture

Before now, furniture shopping in Nigeria was all about visiting the shop of a furniture maker in your neighbourhood, providing details of your preferred...

Nigeria’s MHQstore.com Wants To Help You End Those Ludicrous Market Trips

Nigeria's MHQstore.com is an online retail and delivery store retailing food and households to help Nigerian's especially in Lagos save time  by avoiding ludicrous...

Village Capital to invest $100,000 into two African FinTech startups

Village Capital, in partnership with The Mastercard Foundation and The Doen Foundation announced its three-month program to support early-stage entrepreneurs innovating in financial technology...

Mjengo254 wants to link construction workers to contractors & builders in Kenya

Jobs in Kenya's construction industry are very informal and job seekers may go for days or even months minus landing jobs if they don't...

Silvertree Captial to Invest $10m in African Startups in 2016

South African-based pan-African investment firm Silvertree Capital, an arm of consumer internet platform Silvertree Internet Holdings will start 2016 with a plan to deploy...

Nigerian errand company, Erranders makes the best use of technology for prompt delivery, with...

Are you too busy to run errands? Or you're too lazy for them? Maybe you don't just feel like running them at all. Do...

Twitpic Dies For Real | Burried With Over 800 Million Images

  Yes, Twitpic is dead and will be offline tomorrow and will  go with over 800 million images with after it failed to get a...

CEO Weekends: Naspers Fully Acquires Markafoni, Turkish E-commerce Site

South African media conglomerate Naspers has acquired the remaining shares of Markafoni, a Turkish e-commerce firm making it the 100% owner of the firm. This...

Environmental Conservation – The Untapped Tech Frontier

By Nguru Mugendi, Kenya has been dubbed the Sillicon Savannah; with good reason. From this small East African country, technologies that have and continue to...

Curacel Health Wants To Digitise Patient Health Records In Nigerian Hospitals

In this tech age,  many hospitals in Nigeria are yet to digitise their records. This is a situation peculiar with government-owned hospitals across the country. You discover...

DEMO Africa 2015: LAN and EBAN strengthen partnership

Collins Onuegbu, member of Lagos Angel Network (LAN), who attended the European Business Angel Network (EBAN) conference in Eindhoven, Holland alongside Tomi Davies, president...

CEO Weekends: Nigeria’s Hepva.com Wants to End Your Customer Care Frustrations

Most times, we all waste a minute or two calling customer support unsuccessfully. At times we spend money in airtime purchases trying to access...

Nigeria’s CcHUB Is Launching Geeks Club to Raise New Generation of Makers

Google, the Raspberry Pi Foundation and Nigeria’s CcHUB have come together and selected 150 students from 5 public secondary schools across Lagos state will...

Online Shopping Mall Rmart Ghana Wants to be Ghana’s Amazon

Rmart.com.gh, an online shopping mall has been launched in Ghana to help Ghanians buy stuff online and have it delivered with ease. Build to allow...

Online food ordering startup MyFoodness wins the Botswana round of Seedstars World

On November 9th, during Seedstars Gaborone, MyFoodness won the Botswana round of Seedstars World and will represent the country at the Seedstars Summit in...

Online food delivery platform Tupuca named winner Seedstars Luanda 2017

Tupuca, an online food delivery platform serving of 20.000 customers, delivering over 80.000 meals in the first year has been selected the best startup...

Paddy Micro-Investments Launches New Loan Service: Mobikopa

 Paddy Microinvestments has introduced an innovative money-lending service dubbed Mobikopa, which enhances the ease and convenience of acquiring affordable loans countrywide. The company has been...

Lyf.ng from DealDey Helps You Discover Great Businesses Online

Launched by the guys behind Deal Dey in 2015, Lyf wants to help you discover great local businesses around you and even can help...

Anansi Web Browser Build In Ghana To Solve Africa’s Problems | Interview With CEO...

Founded in July 2011 in Accra, Ghana, Oasis websoft is a web and an open source software development start-up company that aims to build...

Nigeria’s Kobo360 raises $6 million from IFC to Transform Supply Chain for African Mass-Market...

Kobo360 Inc, an 'Uber' for trucks in Nigeria has raised a $6 million equity investment led by the IFC with participation from...

Nigeria’s Koumia.com Rewards You Every Time You Shop Online

Nigeria's Koumia.com has launched a rebate system for online shoppers aiming at rewarding online shoppers with cashback every time they visit and shop from...

Top 5 Tech Millionaires To Watch In Africa

Most startup founders dream to scale their ventures into millions and probably have a good exit. In Africa a few founders are on the...

U-Start Conference Unveils Winner Start-up

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Lori Systems launches in Kenya to be the ”Uber of Trucking”

'Lori', swahili for Truck, is the name of a tech driven coordination system for Long Haul Trucking in East Africa. The system is a...

letgo raises $175m from Naspers, Accel, 14W among others to accelerate international growth

letgo, a US-based mobile marketplace for buying and selling goods locally has raised $175M in new funding from Naspers, Accel, Insight Venture Partners, New...

Ubuntu Meal Delivery Services; Delivering Healthier Food Faster

Ubuntu Meal Delivery Services, founded by David Mbuta in August 2015, is a personalized and mobile based meal delivery service that provides communities in...

Applications for the 2016 Lagos Startup Dealday now open

Applications for the 2016 Lagos Startup Dealday now open to give an opportunity to startups in Nigeria to pitch to a crowd of investors,...

Ghana’s Voto Mobile Raises $100,000 to Help Organizations Reach their Audience Via SMS

Ghana's VOTO Mobile,  a web-based platform for mass communication by phone has received $100,000 in seed funding from Engineers Without Borders Canada tto end...

Rocket Internet Courts Qatari’s Ooredoo to Build Online Ventures in Asia

You probably heard of the MTN partnership with Rocket Internet in Africa and Middle East to build online businesses late last year. Today, Ooredoo Q.S.C....