Microsoft’s Developer and Platform Evangelism and 4Afrika teams are offering nine month long internships to students of information technology in Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, Botswana, Senegal, IvoryCoast, Cameroon, Uganda, Angola, Mauritius, Madagascar, DRC, and Rwanda.
Eventually, we want to come up with a method where we can make Wi-Fi free to all. We no longer think of it as a luxury … but as a commodity like electricity and water. This is an interesting development. I’ve always believed that it’s unfair to ask people to choose between bread and broadband, […]
Kemitt, an e-commerce startup headquartered in Egypt, has secured an undisclosed six-figure amount in funding from a group of Saudi Angel investors. Founded in 2018, Kemitt is a marketplace that enables product and furniture designers to connect with their end customers. Kemitt provides an online platform to product designers and gives them the tools they […]
In 2019, when Opera introduced OList it was with a rather silent launch. Compared to other product lines like Opay or Oride, there was no press release announcing the launch of OList, just a mention in its financial statement. OList is a marketplace that connects buyers and sellers to opportunities. It’s part of Opera’s strategy […]
After four months of suspension, registration of new SIM cards will now resume in Nigeria, according to a press statement by the ministry of Communication & digital economy
As success stories from Africa’s startup scene spread across the world, more diverse sources of funding are opening up to the continent. While investors from Western economies lead the flock of international interest parties, money bags in Asia are building momentum to invest in high-impact businesses in Africa. Japanese firms have been notably active in […]