Ghanaian Entrepreneur Ethel D. Cofie Appointed As MARAMOJA Transport Board Member

Aug. 24, 2021

MARAMOJA Transport Board has appointed Ghanaian entrepreneur Ethel D. Cofie, including two others; Marta Paiar, and Paul Ndichu to help fortify the business strategy in the region. read more


Jumia Goes Green As It Partners With Solar Taxi

Aug. 21, 2021

As part of the partnership, Jumia will deliver items with Solar Taxi’s solar-powered motorcycles— over 20 motorcycles for starters, and to 100 over the course read more


Flying Taxis To Launch In Kenya

Aug. 19, 2021

Kenya Airways has announced an agreement with Brazilian aircraft maker Embraer to operate flying taxis in Nairobi, the country’s capital, to lead the market in this new mode of transportation. read more


Vodafone And Microsoft To Launch “Begin Platform” To Equip Egyptian Youths With Digital Skills

Aug. 16, 2021

This Memorandum of Understanding intends to develop collaboration between the two parties to assist young people in obtaining work and learning the required digital skills to succeed in today’s labor market. read more


Absa Kenya Launches “Abby” To Enable WhatsApp Banking

Aug. 16, 2021

Abby is a conversational bot that enables customers to carry out mobile money transactions, inter-account transfers of money, bill payments, balance inquiries, among other key transactions via WhatsApp. read more


Zambia Blocks Access To WhatsApp, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and Messenger Amid Elections

Aug. 13, 2021

Zambia’s Ministry of Information and Broadcast Services considered shutting down internet access in the lead-up to election day, citing a desire to stop the spread of election misinformation. read more