Nexford University Closes $4 Million Seed Round to Establish Next-Generation University in Egypt &...

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NVqJximk9rw?ecver=1] Nexford has closed a seed round of $4 million in its quest to build a next-generation learning experience, designed to bridge the gap between...

PayPal, Safaricom and TransferTo launch 48hr M-PESA to PayPal money transfers & withdrawals

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5YwRjDfIkBI] PayPal and Safaricom have announced a collaboration that will see users in Kenya deposit and withdraw between their M-PESA and PayPal accounts seamlessly in a move...
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25 tech leaders announced to speak at Africa Tech Summit Kigali 2018

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nHQCyIgjU_M?list=PLNkBipGVeSEZtFLzY9BfAnQf3v17xtZbJ]   The first 25 speakers from leading tech companies across Africa have been announced for the upcoming Africa Tech Summit Kigali. The speakers confirmed include industry...

Kenya’s Majik Water to harvest drinking water from air for off-grid communities

Founded by Anastasia Kaschenko, Beth Koigi and Clare Sewell, Kenya's Majik Water has launched a prototype and started its water harvesting process in pilot to help people...
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IROKOtv Opens New Offices in Accra & Rolls Out 25 Kiosks For Data-Free Downloads...

IROKOtv has finally launched its operations in Accra, Ghana, weeks after TechMoran announced the firm's move to double down on Kenya and Ghana. IROKOtv has rolled out...
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Tanjalo.com, a Lagos-based bitcoin trading platform launches to power borderless payments

Nigeria's Tanjalo, is a new bitcoin exchange promising to allow anyone in Nigeria to buy or sell bitcoin in Nigeria. The trading platform also promises to...
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Subscription video hosting platform Uscreen wants to allow you to sell your videos online

Launched in 2012, subscription video platform Uscreen aims to allow users to easily sell videos online as if they are setting up their own...
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This South African Game Reserve is deploying IoT technology to predict & combat poaching...

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E9olFUDD_2M]  South Africa is home to more than 70 percent of the world's remaining rhino population. However, conservationists are battling to protect the...

Gebeya Launches in London to Connect Developers to the Larger European Tech Market

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LozBh-QJIpA?list=PL9axQc2aRisQ8n4za3kb-x-86gNDrOnE8] Pan-African software services and edtech platform Gebeya, has launched its developers marketplace in London, UK in a move expected to increase the accessibility...

Alibaba Group’s Alipay Unveils ‘Smile to Pay’ for Commercial Use

Download Video Alibaba Group's Alipay has launched its “Smile to Pay,” facial-recognition payments technology for commercial use in China allowing Alipay users to authenticate their...

Cape Town’s Feastfox raises $175,000 from Silicon Valley’s Co-Creation Capital, Dorm Room Fund &...

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-dWcjY9ztDw] Cape Town’s Feastfox, an eating out app has raised $175,000 (R2.3 million) angel fundraising round from Silicon Valley's Co-Creation Capital; Dorm Room Fund and...

Resquebnb is a new ‘Airbnb’ connecting stranded Kenyans to food & shelter in election-related...

Ushahidi.com was launched by a group of volunteers to map post election violence after Kenya's disputed general election in December 2007. Ten years later,...

Belfrics Global Launches a Bitcoin Exchange in Kenya, set to expand to Nigeria and...

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5y3lV_aRLR8] Headquartered in Singapore, Malaysia, with operational offices in India, Indonesia, Hong Kong, China and Dubai, Belfrics Global has launched its Bitcoin Exchange in...

Ksh 2 Million Equity Free HiiL Innovating Justice’s Challenge

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Bob Collymore interview on Safaricom network outage

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Kenya Tourism Board, UBA launch Magical Kenya Prepaid Travel Card Targeting West Africans

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yyTTjMCYvh4] The Kenya Tourism Board (KTB) and United Bank for Africa (UBA), Go Places and E-Gift Africa today launched the first Magical Kenya Prepaid...
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Technology is proving to be a real game-changer for growth in Africa

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SQHq61u-0iA] By Amrote Abdella, Regional Director Microsoft 4Afrika,   Four years ago, the Africa Rising narrative was a hot topic among journalists, economists and investors discussing...

How to Keep the Course in the Tech Industry

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#WhatItTakes With OLX Country Manager, Peter Ndiang’ui Part 1 #EP 1

What it takes show had a one on one interview with OLX Kenya Country and Sub-Saharan Expansion Manager, Peter Ndiang’ui about his career journey...

#WhatItTakes With OLX Country Manager, Peter Ndiang’ui Part 2

What it takes show had a one on one interview with OLX country and Sub-Saharan Expansion Manager, Peter Ndiang'ui about his career journey from...

Kanye West & Kim Kardashian Sue YouTube Founder For Gate-Crashing & Leaking Their Wedding...

YouTube founder Chad Hurley has been accused of allegedly leaking a video of the wedding proposal of Rapper Kanye West and new fiancé, reality...