A TechCabal roundup about the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on Africa’s tech industry MAY 24, 2020 This newsletter is a weekly special focused on the effect of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19 on African tech and innovation ecosystems. Subscribe here to get it directly in your inbox every Sunday at 3 pm WAT. This edition […]
My Life In Tech is putting human faces to some of the innovative startups, investments and policy formations driving the technology sector across Africa. Mercy Zulu-Hume is part of a team of investors working to fund and support businesses in Africa and India who are impacting their communities particularly unserved and underserved ones and in areas […]
Founded in 2019, Dellyman is an aggregator platform for small scale logistics providers and aims to provide efficient same-day delivery to merchants.
In a deal that broadens cross-border financial services within and beyond Africa, MFS Africa, a mobile payments hub connecting banks, money transfer and telecom network operators, has acquired Beyonic, a Uganda-based digital payments company. It is a 100% acquisition paid for in cash and shares. The company will be called MFS Africa but Beyonic’s core […]
Model castings, backstage rush, lights, cameras, runway, the US$31 billion African fashion industry (PDF) is always agog almost all year round with vibrant fashion events, big and small. This year has been unprecedented for physical activities across the globe. A viral pandemic has kept much of the world indoors for at least a month. And […]