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The Africa Technology and Creative Group (ATCG) was formally introduced to a wider audience today Wednesday, October 30th in Addis Ababa, the Ethiopian capital, at a roundtable organised by the African Union (AU) for innovation ecosystem stakeholders. The ATCG’s participation at the roundtable comes in the wake of its pioneering two-day meet-up on August 15-16 […]
The world is getting increasingly insular. Borders are getting shut and walls are being proposed. Migrant children are being locked in cages, denied such luxury as soaps and beds. Our former colonial overlords, the Brits as they’re affectionately known, are also at it again. Since 2016, they’ve contorted themselves into several unseemly shapes as they […]
Uber launched a boat service in Lagos, Nigeria’s commercial capital, as the global transport company continues its expansion plans in Africa’s largest economy. The boat service will now undergo a two-week pilot phase, Uber officials said at a press conference on Friday. The launch of the service comes months after Global Head of Business Development, […]
The alleged harassment of a software developer in Nigeria on Saturday by officers of a dreaded police unit has led to calls for action by prominent individuals within the close-knit technology community in the country. A Twitter user named “Toni Astro” narrated his experience at the hands of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), a unit […]
There’s been an emergence of specialized ride-hailing solutions from two-wheelers to auto-rickshaws and very recently, boats. But the sector faces regulatory and infrastructure challenges and it is barely scratching its potential.