Save Eritrea, the entire continent is now on board the AfCFTA ship and eager to see how this free trade area, now the largest in the world, will spur growth on the continent, especially for industries like manufacturing.
This promise of safety, it seems, is becoming even more difficult to keep as reports continue to make the rounds about riders, especially women, being harassed in various forms, from unwelcome physical contact to intimidation, verbal abuse, endangerment and in extreme cases, physical harm.
A new partnership between Flutterwave and Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, has opened up a potential Chinese market of over 1 billion people for African merchants.
For a long time, Uber has been said to have lagged behind in comparison to its biggest rival in Nigeria, Bolt, given that the latter has continued to expand beyond Lagos and Abuja to five other locations including Benin City.
After careful assessment from over 200 applications across 20 African countries, 10 startups have been selected to take part in Co-Creation Hub’s PitchDrive II, a deep tech tour of five Asian cities over the course of 14 days in partnership with Google for Startups.
Sure Chill’s cooling technology harnesses a unique property of water to keep its vaccine and blood bank refrigerators cool for longer hours without power.