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Ghanaian Teenager Builds Search Engine to Rival Google

A 19-year-old student of the University of Ghana, Gabriel Opare, has built a new search engine to rival Google and YouTube. According to Opare, his...

Youth Connekt Africa summit Opens in Kigali

Over 2500 delegates are convening in Kigali for the inaugural Youth Connekt Africa summit to look into ways to realise the potential of the...

The future of Africa lies in its youth’s potential – Akon

Senegalese singer, impact investor and co-founder of Akon Lighting, Aliaume Damala Badara Akon Thiam, has told the African youth, particularly those living in the...

Visa and leading banks bring mobile payments to Nigeria

Global payments leader Visa has launched mVisa, its innovative mobile payment service, in Nigeria. The solution is being rolled out across Africa. Consumers from Visa’s...

Kenya Joins UNCTAD’s Global Entrepreneurship Training Network

The Empretec Programme that promotes entrepreneurship by building capacity for small businesses around the globe has been launched in Kenya. The global entrepreneurship training programme...

Gigawatt Global expands its green energy offerings in Africa with Solar-Powered Street Lighting...

Gigawatt Global has unveiled a street lighting project using solar power in downtown Bujumbura, lighting the heavily-trafficked central bus station and nearby marketplace in...

Innoson to Commence Exportation of Made-in-Nigeria Cars to Mali

Nigerian Car Manufacturer, Innoson is set to commence the exportation of cars to West African neighbours Mali after a delegation from the landlocked country...

Rwandan Govt, World Bank Ink $120m skills development deal

The Rwandan Government and the World Bank, on Monday, signed a $120 million (about Rwf100 billion) financial agreement to support skills development across multiple...

Global hedge fund to increase investments in Rwanda

Rwandan President Paul Kagame has met a delegation from Pharo Management Company, a hedge fund that specialises in emerging markets. The delegation, that comprised various...

Tanzania Wins $21.7 million from Climate Investment Funds to advance geothermal exploration and transform...

The Climate Investment Funds (CIF) has approved US $21.7 million for the United Republic of Tanzania to finance its Geothermal Energy Development Project. The project...