Tech by Her
Accelerator Entrepreneurship Women

Female Founders Invited to Apply For MEST Africa Tech By Her Accelerator Program 2020

Reading Time: 2 minutes Tech By Her is a tech accelerator initiative focused on supporting African female founders to become globally competitive and sustainable

Investment Mobility Transport

Africa-focused Mapping Startup, WhereIsMyTransport Raises $7.5m Led by LiiL Ventures

Reading Time: 2 minutes WhereIsMyTransport, an Africa-focused transport mapping and mobility startup, has closed a $7.5 million Series A round from returning and new

Fashion Funding Investment

Ivory Coast Fashion Marketplace, Afrikrea Raises $1m Seed Funding

Reading Time: < 1 minute Afrikrea, an Ivory Coast headquartered startup has $1 million seed funding from Saviu Ventures,, the French specialist in online

emPawa Africa
Entertainment Entrepreneurship Music

30 Young Music Artists Selected For 2nd Cohort of emPawa Africa Program, Mr Eazi’s Talent lncubator

Reading Time: 2 minutes Mr Eazi, a popular Nigerian music star, has announced the 30 artists that will feature in 2nd cohort of  emPawa

Funding Job Venture Capital

Morroco’s B2B Talent Sourcing Startup, Kwiks Secures Undisclosed Funding From GreenTec Partners

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kwiks, a  Moroccan B2B talent sourcing startup that specializes in rapid personnel sourcing has secured undisclosed funding from GreenTec Partners.

Next Einstein Forum
Africa Entrepreneurship Social Entrepreneurship

10 Nigerian Startups, 15 Others Selected For Next Einstein Forum Invention to Innovation Competition

Reading Time: 4 minutes The Next Einstein Forum has selected 10 Nigerian startups and 15 others from across Africa for its Invention to Innovation

Fintech Funding Venture Capital

SA Fintech Startup JUMO Scores $55 Million to Support Expansion Into Nigeria and Other Markets

Reading Time: < 1 minute JUMO, a South African fintech startup has raised  US$55 million in debt and equity funding to accelerate the startup’s expansion

Vatebra Tech Hub
Accelerator Innovation Hub Startup

Meet Nigerian Startups Selected For Vatebra Tech Hub 6-month Mentorship Incubation Program

Reading Time: 2 minutes Vatebra Tech Hub, backed by the Bank of Industry, has selected three startups for its maiden 6-month mentorship incubation program.

Job Leadership Tech Tips

Six Things To Do When You Are Bored at Work

Reading Time: 2 minutes Everyone feels bored at work sometimes. It’s natural and normal and there’s no need to beat yourself up for feeling

Mastercard Foundation
Africa Edtech Education

Meet 12 African Edtech Fellows Selected For First Cohort of Mastercard Foundation Edtech Program

Reading Time: 3 minutes The Mastercard Foundation Centre for Innovative Teaching and Learning in Information, Communications, and Technology (ICT) has announced the first cohort of