Thursday, October 29, 2020

54gene raises $15M in Series A funding

54gene, the African genomics research, services, and development company has closed a Series A round of $15M, led by Adjuvant Capital,...

African Universities create 3D printed respirator and life-saving devices

Teams of scientists, doctors, engineers, students and professionals from Honoris United Universities, the first and largest pan-African network of private higher...

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...

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.

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...

African Women Leadership Fund Launches

The African Women Leadership Fund (AWLF) is amulti-million dollar fund geared towards providing a major boost for Africa's female fund managers....