Google Opens Applications for ₦75 Million Hustle Academy Fund to Empower Nigerian SMBs

Google today announced the opening of applications for the Hustle Academy SMB Fund, a ₦75 Million equity-free fund dedicated to

Artificial Intelligence Technology

Two Nigerian Startups Selected For Google AI For Health Program 

Two Nigerian startups are among the 30 companies selected to participate in the Google Artificial Intelligence for Health programme. The

Artificial Intelligence Technology

Google Experts Answer Your Top Most Searched Questions on AI

New search trends released by Google show that search interest in AI has reached an all-time high in Nigeria. The


5 Ways Google is Improving Search in Africa

There’s a lot that goes into building a search engine. While it seems simple enough — you type a question,

Alex Okosi

Google Appoints Alex Okosi as New Managing Director for Africa

Google has announced the appointment of Alex Okosi as the new managing director for Africa. Prior to this, Okosi served


Google Unveils AI First Accelerator for African Startups

Google has launched Google for Startups Accelerator: AI First program targeted at African startups using artificial intelligence to tackle local


Google, Kaduna State Government Partner to Train 5,000 Women in Tech

Google has partnered with the Kaduna State Government to train 5,000 women and girls in data science, artificial intelligence, and


Nigeria’s Consumer Protection Body Orders Google to Deactivate 18 Loan Apps

The Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC) has ordered Google to deactivate 18 more loan apps/digital lending companies from

Partnership Payment

Google, Verve Partner to Enable Digital Transactions on Google Play Store

Google has partnered with Verve, an African payment card brand, to make digital transactions on Google Play Store easier and more

Funding Investment Startup

Black Founders Fund Cohort III: Google Awards $4m to 25 African Startups

Google for Startups (GfS) has selected 25 African startups for the Black Founders Fund (BFF)’s third cohort. The Google Black