MEST Africa Challenge
Africa Entrepreneurship Startup

MEST Africa Challenge 2020 Deadline Extended to 13 May

The MEST Africa Challenge 2020 application deadline has been extended to May 13th. Applications for this year’s MEST Africa Challenge

Business Cryptocurrency

Luno Customers Can Now Trade in Litecoin

Luno has announced that as from May 11, users will be able to buy, sell and trade Litecoin (LTC) on

Business Ecommerce Fintech

Flutterwave Launches eCommerce Platform For African SMEs to Sell Online

Flutterwave, an African fintech startup has launched Flutterwave Store, a platform for African SMEs to sell online. According to reports,

Tutu Leadership Fellowship
Africa Leadership People

Meet 4 Nigerians Selected For Tutu Leadership Fellowship 2020

The African Leadership Institute has selected 21 outstanding emerging African leaders from 11 different African countries ranging in age 30

Appointment Health People

Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala Gets World Health Organization’s Appointment

Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Nigeria’s former finance Minister, has been named by the World Health Organisation (WHO) as its Special Envoy

Technology Playmaker Awards 2020
People Technology Women

Ada Nduka Oyom and Funmi Adewunmi Get €5k Each in’s Technology Playmaker Awards 2020

Ada Nduka Oyom and Funmi Adewunmi have been named among the 10 winners of’s Technology Playmaker Awards 2020. They

Business Edtech Partnership

Airtel and uLesson Partner to Subsidize Online Education for Students

uLesson and Airtel has partnered to offer subscribers of the edtech solution, who use Airtel network to access learning materials

Entertainment People Social Media

From Ikorodu Lucky Dube to Abule Egba Kylie Jenner, Here Are Nigerian Celebrities Who Have Been Dragged on Twitter

Nigerian Twitter is replete with savages. Savages who are ready to ‘drag’ the life out of you if you mess

Accelerator Health SDGs

Nigeria’s mDoc Selected for Google for Startups Accelerator on SDGs

mDoc, a Nigerian healthtech startup has been selected for the maiden edition of Google for Startups Accelerator on the Sustainable

Funding Investment Women

Finnfund Makes $1m Investment in Rwandan eCommerce Startup Kasha

Finnfund invested $1 million in Kasha, a Rwandan-based e-commerce platform improving women’s access to genuine health, hygiene and self-care products