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


Elon Musk Promises Tesla Updates Like Goat Honks And Pothole Detection

Aug. 17, 2020

“Goat honks" are exactly what you would think they are. If recent tweets from the typically overeager and overpromising Tesla CEO Elon Musk are to be believed, new versions of his electric cars could bleat … read more


Botswana Visa System Goes Digital

Aug. 17, 2020

Travellers to Botswana will soon be able to complete visa applications online. Israel’s Pangea, a maker of smart digital ID cards and border control software has been selected by the government of Botswana to integrate … read more