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These startups have been selected to help fight COVID-19 in Nigeria

Seven successful startups have been selected by Ventures Platform and Lagos State Science and Research and Innovation Council (LASRIC) to participate...

Top safety tips for working remotely during COVID-19 social distancing

In response to the COVID-19 global pandemic many businesses and companies have asked employees to work from home as part of...

Tips on caring for Cats and Dogs during COVID-19 quarantines

Although experts from the World Health Organization, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and elsewhere agree that cats and dogs...

Could a Car Free Day in Lagos help the City’s infamous traffic

On a Friday in September last year (September 20, 2019), most roads in the city of Lagos were on complete traffic lockdown mode...

Mary had a little child – a short story excerpt

Imagine you are looking down from the height of a skyscraper, onto the vivid sweep of light and dark rooftops, a dull...

Concert Review: Buju Banton in Nairobi, Kenya

by Embukane Libosso A mammoth crowd turned out to watch Buju Banton aka Gargamel live again (and for...

Carbon launches $100,000 entrepreneurship fund

Carbon has set up a $100,000 Pan-African entrepreneurship fund to support budding tech entrepreneurs on the continent.

2020 to be the year of Intra-African remittances

International money transfer company, WorldRemit, predicts that 2020 will be the year of intra-African remittances. The World Bank already estimates that...

Nominations open for the $100,000 Africa Food Prize for Innovation

Nominations are now open for the Africa Food Prize for Innovation in African Agriculture. A $100,000 prize for individuals or institutions in...

Toyota drives towards African mobility startups

By Oluwatosin Adeshokan for Quartz Africa After over fifty countries signed the African Continental Free Trade Agreement in 2018 economists...