Saturday, March 23, 2019

CcHUB Launches Africa’s First ‘Design Lab’ in Kigali

Co-creation Hub will today officially launch the ‘CcHUB Design Lab’. The design lab is an unprecedented next step in Africa’s growing tech sector,...

Meet the African Winners of the World Summit Awards 2018

From Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria and Rwanda, seven African initiatives have won the 2018 World Summit Awards, recognized for their digital innovation and social impact. The...

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi now African Union (AU) Chairperson

Nearly six years after Egypt was suspended from the African Union (AU) in 2013, its president, Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, has now taken over as AU...

Africa’s leaders gather to launch new health financing initiative

African Heads of State and Government, Ministers of Health and Finance, business leaders and global partners gathered yesterday ahead of the 32nd Summit of the...

Naspers, the South African company buying the world

Last week, South African media company, Naspers, through its Classifieds business, OLX Group, spent $1.16 Billion to buy out Russian classifieds marketplace, Avito, one...

Liquid Telecom appoints Susan M’kandawire Mulikita as its first female CEO...

Liquid Telecom has appointed Susan M’kandawire Mulikita as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of its Zambian unit to accelerate growth and market penetration across the...

Meet Sibahle Zwane: 10-year-old human calculator

by Somaya Stockenstroom Sibahle Zwane is a 10-year old grade 4 maths genius and a businessman in the making through his amazing talent. With a remarkable ability...

UNICEF Innovation Fund launches call for data science, AI solutions

Are you running a data science or artificial intelligence (AI) startup and are looking for funding? UNICEF, through its Innovation Fund, is looking to make...