Applications Open For Somaliland Female-focused Accelerator Programme

Jan. 25, 2021

Somaliland accelerator and investor Innovate Ventures has opened applications for its Women in Business Accelerator, which will culminate with four startups receiving investment of up to US$20,000 each. read more


Tesla Sues Former Employee For Allegedly Stealing Software

Jan. 25, 2021

Tesla is suing a former employee for allegedly stealing company information. The company says software engineer Alex Khatilov stole files from Tesla’s internal network related to its Warp Drive software, used to automated many of … read more

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Bare Emerges Winner Of The Unhacked Virtual Pitch Competition

Jan. 08, 2021

AI-focused Ghanaian startup, Bare, has recently won the maiden edition of the Unhacked Virtual Pitch Competition. Bare uses artificial intelligence (AI) to diagnose skin issues and give product recommendations for black men and women globally. read more


UNDP Ghana Announces 22 Winners Of Its COVID-19 Innovation Challenge

Jan. 08, 2021

The Accelerator Lab (AccLab) of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Ghana has announced the 22 winners of its COVID-19 Innovation Challenge dubbed “Creating the 'New Normal' and Building the Recovery”. read more


Winners Of Nigerian Oil And Gas Tech Hackathon Score $10 000

Dec. 21, 2020

Five Nigerian startups have been announced as the winners of the Nigerian Oil and Gas Technology (NOGTECH) Hackathon. read more


Vodacom To Launch Satellite-Based Mobile Network In Africa

Dec. 21, 2020

Vodacom plans to provide mobile connectivity with 4G and 5G speeds through a satellite-based communications service across several African countries in 2023. read more