Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Tizeti, Nigerian ISP Starup, raises $3 Million Series A Funding

Nigerian ISP start-up Tizeti and its consumer facing brand, Wifi.com.ng has closed a Series A round of $3M, led by 4DX Ventures with participation...

Dangote emerges the Most Valuable Brand in Nigeria

Nigeria’s Dangote has emerged the most valuable brand among the top 50 brands in Nigeria for 2018 which were unveiled at the weekend in...

Paystack, Nigerian-based Payments Startup, raises $8 Million Series A Funding

Paystack, a Nigeria-based startup providing payments tools to businesses in Africa, has raised $8 million in Series A funding. The round was led by...

How Africa’s film industry can unlock up to $2 billion box...

If Africa were to follow China’s example and broadly invest in cinema infrastructure, it could achieve annual box office revenues of $1.5 to $2...

Top 8 fastest growing economies in Africa

ETHIOPIA – The country has experienced fast economic growth in the last decade, averaging around 10% a year. Economists cite the country’s manufacturing industry...

Uganda reboots its Airline Industry

By Benjamin D Katz Uganda’s fledgling national airline will be a candidate for an initial public offering and closer cooperation with other carriers if the launch...

Africa’s automobile industry drives ahead

by Rafiq Raji In late June 2018, German automobile manufacturer Volkswagen opened a $20m factory in Kigali, Rwanda. Parts for the cars will be sourced from South...

Top 10 Business Schools in Africa

With Africa increasingly attracting investors and progressively becoming a business hub, it’s clear that the continent is ripe with opportunities. No one understands this better...