How This Township Entrepreneur Turned To Tech To Scale His Car-Washing Startup Across SA

Sep. 16, 2020

When Robert Mtshali first launched MobiWash in Gauteng’s Alexandra township in 2014, he used a bicycle to travel to clients to wash their cars. Yet uptake was slow.“The market wasn’t ready for such a service. … read more


Africa Digital Festival Announces Maiden List Of Africa’s 50 Digital Champions

Sep. 16, 2020

Africa Digital Festival, the pan-African festival to unlock Africa’s digital future through a series of events has announced its maiden annual list publication of Africa’s 50 digital champions.The list recognizes innovators and pacesetters on the … read more


Nigeria: Health-Tech Startup, 54gene Partners US Based Illumina To Develop Genomics Facility

Sep. 15, 2020

Nigerian health-tech startup, 54gene in partnership with Illumina, a US-based genomics company to develop a first class genomics facility in Lagos, Nigeria. This new development will ensure that the genomics facility established in the country … read more


Ghana’s Health Ministry Receives 1000 Face Shields From Israeli Embassy

Sep. 08, 2020

The Israeli Embassy, in partnership with Ghana Tech Lab, has donated 1,000 face shields to Ghana’s Ministry of Health in Accra.The donation marks the second phase of the face shield donation after Shani Cooper, the … read more


Meet Hope Tech +, A Company That Helps Visually Impaired People Move Freely

Sep. 07, 2020

Seeking to curb the daily struggles faced by visually impaired people while they use white canes, Brian Mwenda, an electronic engineer has launched Hope Tech +. read more


Nigeria: Yellow Card Cryptocurrency Startup Raises $1.5 million In Funding Round

Sep. 01, 2020

Yellow Card, a Nigerian crypto startup has secured over $1.5 million in a seed funding round. The startup says it will use the funding to further expand its operations across Africa and also make it … read more