Ghana: Bolt Introduces Bolt Lite As A More Affordable Ride-Hailing Option

Aug. 19, 2020

Bolt, the ride-hailing company, has introduced a more affordable ride option called Bolt Lite in Accra, Ghana. The Bolt ride option is 15% less than regular fares thus offering customers an opportunity to pay less … read more


South Africa: Smart Locker Courier App Launched

Aug. 18, 2020

A local courier service in South Africa known as The Courier Guy, has launched an app that makes customer pick-ups and deliveries more convenient. read more


Ghanaian Tech-based Talent Network Africa Foresight Group Raises $700k Funding

Aug. 18, 2020

The Ghana-based Africa Foresight Group (AFG), which has developed a platform offering access to the largest network of freelance management consultants on the continent, has raised a seed funding round worth over US$700,000. read more


Ecobank Nigeria Cuts Charges For Digital Money Transfers

Aug. 18, 2020

Ecobank Nigeria has extended its zero-charge fee for digital money transfers below N5,000 till the end of September this year. read more

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Egypt: Laundry Service Startup Six-Figure Amount As Seed Funding

Aug. 18, 2020

Cairo-based, Makwa, laundry service startup, has secured a six-figure amount in seed funding from an angel investor. The startup was founded in 2018 by Aly Eteiba. read more


Egypt: Uber Launches New Product “Uber Connect”

Aug. 17, 2020

Uber has announced the launch of its new delivery service dubbed “Uber Connect” in Egypt. This was released in a statement on Sunday by the company. read more