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Rebecca Enonchong Is The Newly Elected Board Chair of AfriLabs

Rebecca Enonchong is the newly elected Board Chair of AfriLabs, thereby replacing Michael Oluwagbemi. Rebecca Enonchong is a technology investor and entrepreneur born in Cameroon, West Africa. She is the founder and CEO of AppsTech, a leading international provider of application solutions. She’s the co-founder and also a board member of African Business Angels Network and Cameroon Angel’s Network. She’s ... Read More »

Alternative Circle Raises A Whooping US $1.1million Funds From Creditinfo

If we are very conscious of the latest happenings in terms of financial aids, we’ll notice startups are not relenting in the thirst for quenching financial issues in the economy. This shouldn’t also come as a surprise to us that Kenya’s very own ‘Alternative Circle’ raised 1.1 million US dollars. This massive figure was made from Creditinfo Group in a seed ... Read More »

Five Jobs Technology Has/would Make Go Extinct Very Soon In Nigeria

ByeBye Accountants In Nigeria As Artificial Intelligence Would Be Taken Over Your Jobs

Just as technology has its advantages, just like every other entity, there are also disadvantages. Though these disadvantages are selective (you would understand that very soon). Since the advent of technology, it has always been said to make life very easy for the common man, a fact which I hold no differing view from. Technology has indeed made life very ... Read More »

Cashless Africa Awards “Best Fintech Startup” Category Goes To Voguepay

The award category “Best Fintech Startup” at the Cashless Africa Awards held on 25th March 2017 was won by VoguePay. The award ceremony was held in Lagos at the Oriental Hotels. Awards are forms of recognition to honor jobs well done I believe. No wonder the organizing body made it known to the continent that the Awards are dedicated to ... Read More »

Bitpesa Partners With Bitbond To Better SMEs Financing

Bitpesa, a bitcoin company in Africa has started a fresh partnership with German Bitbond in oder to meliorate the SMEs financing in Africa. This is going to be achieved by lending through blockchain payment processing which is across borders. Bitpesa is a universal digital payment and trading platform for businesses in Africa. Bitpesa allows smart and low-cost medium of sending ... Read More »

Say Hello To Ushahidi’s New App

A technology company based in Nairobi, Ushahidi recently announced the launch of an app which enables gathering of reports by anyone anywhere and anytime. The app is supported on only the Android and iOS platforms. Ushahidi was started operations  in 2008 in order to empower people to voice out their opinions and bettering the audience-organization information exchange chain by providing ... Read More »

Oga Taxi Unveils New App; Gets Incorporated With Splyt Global Roaming API

From the look of things, taxi apps seem to be the trending talk in town. From Uber to Taxify to Tule Taxi, the list goes on and on and on. The taxi app that’s hot on the lips at the moment is “Oga Taxi”. Oga Taxi is an app that concentrates on transporting passengers in Nigeria. It recently launched a ... Read More »

New Name And New Features For TECNO’s Boom Player

Popular mobile phone manufacturer TECNO does not have its success limited to production of smartphones only but has achieved profound success in Boom Player, a music download and streaming platform. Well, Boom Player now has now been updated with fresh features by TECNO and now has a new name. Containing good music from Africa’s best as well as promising young ... Read More »

Plug And Play Picks Nigeria’s Flutterwave and South Africa’s Hepstar For Its Accelerator Programs

The world’s largest startup accelerator, Plug and Play has chosen 175 startups for its accelerator program with Nigeria’s Flutterwave and South Africa’s Hepstar being part of the list. Plug and Play is an international platform for corporations, startups and investors and it’s one of the most active VCs (Venture Capitals) in Silicon Valley. Considering the vast number of accelerator programs, you must be ... Read More »

2016 Stats: Samsung Still Leads The African Market

Samsung is No. 1 in Africa

So details and viable statistics has been released on the number and brand of phones shipped into Africa in the last year, 2016. Though it might not be what you expected, the reports further cemented Samsung’s place as king in Africa. READ MORE: Tecno Camon CX Air ( Camon C10 Air) Price In Nigeria, Kenya, Specs And Review In total, 215.33 ... Read More »