Kenyan Startup Launches Blockchain-Driven Technology For Automating Medical Records

July 11, 2022, 2:52 p.m.

Through a secure central platform ( patients and the medical professionals treating them will have real-time access to their health data and medical history not only ensuring effective ongoing medical management but critical, timely information … read more


Autochek Acquires Coinafrique To Grow Its Footprint In Francophone Africa

July 8, 2022, 12:15 a.m.

Automotive e-commerce company Autochek has expanded to new markets in Africa after acquiring CoinAfrique, a classified ad marketplace, nearly two months after the Nigerian startup acquired Moroccan auto marketplace KIFAL Auto, marking its foray into … read more


TotalEnergies Announces AkoFresh As The Best Startup Under Three Years

July 6, 2022, 10:31 a.m.

Ghana’s green cold startup AkoFresh has been announced as a grand winner of TotalEnergies’ third edition of the Startupper Of The Year Challenge 2022. The startup was awarded the Best Startup Under Three Years. read more


The Nigerian Female-led Startup Building Parental Solutions For Pregnant Women Across Africa

July 5, 2022, 2:22 p.m.

Babymigo is a community-based platform that provides expecting mums and parents across Africa with expert-led information, tools and resources, community support, and concierge services relating to pregnancy, childbirth, and parenting. read more


Huzaif Alhassan: The Founder Producing Traditionally Vibrant Socks In West Africa

June 29, 2022, 1 p.m.

Huzaif Alhassan is the founder and CEO of Afrisocks, a global e-commerce fashion start-up. Huzaif grew up in Nima, an underdeveloped community in Accra many consider a slum. read more


Ride-Hailing Startup Gozem Signs $10M Deal With IFC

June 16, 2022, 4:16 p.m.

This enables moto-taxi drivers to purchase or rent electric bikes with the ultimate goal of increasing their take-home income. In this region, petrol motorcycles are the main mode of transport. With the Gozem and IFC … read more