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Africa can expect more mind-blowing tech developments in 2018

It used to take months to be able to say whether a particular treatment for cancer was working - wasting precious time that might...

Ghanaian entrepreneur finds reward in people’s busy lives

Patience Maame Mensah is capitalising on a gap in the Ghanaian home-care market. She spoke with How We Made It In Africa. Take us back to the...

Three leading development finance institutions sign loan agreement to support capital markets and high...

Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the African Development Bank (AfDB) and ALCB Fund Board Members have signed a loan agreement to support high impact...

The African Development Bank supports Nigeria’s healthcare sector

Lagos State, Nigeria’s largest healthcare market, lacks an adequate supply of quality secondary and tertiary healthcare facilities with only about 700 to 1,000 quality...

Applications open for the 2018 She Leads Africa Accelerator programme

Applications are now open for the She Leads Africa Accelerator 2018, a 3-month program designed to identify, support and fund the next generation of Nigeria’s brightest entrepreneurs....

Boosting entrepreneurship in Africa one angel at a time

The role of corporates in the startup ecosystem is not new. They help drive the growth of startups and boost innovation. Corporate Venture Capital...

Konga, Yudala in strategic merger to rule e-Commerce in Africa

Konga, Nigeria's largest online mall and Yudala, Africa's pioneer composite e-commerce company have officially announced a merger of their operations which will see them...

Competition regulation takes hold in Africa

The top ten economies by Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Africa all have active competition regulation, save for Angola and Nigeria but those countries...

South Africa’s 1st biomass project under the Renewable Energy Independent Power Producers Programme reaches...

The first biomass project to be concluded under South Africa’s Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Procurement Programme (REIPPPP), the Ngodwana Energy Biomass Project, has...

Call for applications open for 2018 Africa Innovation Summit

Call for applications have now been launched across Africa for innovations addressing the continent's challenges. The Africa Innovation Summit (AIS II), which will take place...