Tuesday, May 15, 2018

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...

World’s fastest drones might be in Rwanda

Zipline, the California-based startup that has been flying delivery drones in Rwanda since October 2016, has announced that it’s launching a new fleet of...

African Union: Ethiopia’s power transition an important moment

The Chairperson of the African Union (AU) Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat, on Tuesday lauded Ethiopia's peaceful power transition as an important moment for the...

Kenya launches digital land registry to boost government revenues

Kenya has launched a digital land registry to improve service and boost government revenues. Cabinet Secretary in the Ministry of Lands, Farida Karoney, told a media...

Nadia Fettah named ‘CEO of the Year’, and other winners of...

Nadia Fettah, Managing Director of Saham Finances, won the prestigious CEO of the Year award at the 6th Africa CEO Forum Awards on Monday,...

Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) Entrepreneurship Programme announces its 2018 List

More than 151,000 Africans from 114 countries worldwide applied to join the 4th cycle of The Tony Elumelu Foundation’s 10-year, $100 million Entrepreneurship Programme. Today, the Foundation announced the...

Richard Appiah Akoto, blackboard-savvy tech teacher from Ghana got computers

Written by: Kwasi Gyamfi Asiedu for QZ.com A lot has changed in the life of Richard Appiah Akoto in the fortnight since he posted photos of himself on Facebook drawing...

Bellafricana announces 2018 African Creative Exhibition (ACE) and Awards

In 2016, it became apparent that Nigeria was an import driven nation and that was how the “Buy Naija to the grow Naira” came...