Solar Taxi Wins The Siemens Stiftung’s E-Mobility Innovation Call 2021

July 14, 2021, 1:09 a.m.

Siemens awarded Solar Taxi and the other enterprises €10,000 to €50,000. Solar Taxi will put the money toward product development, expanding services, and establishing a greater market presence. read more


OASAL Group And Fruitflour Emerges Winners Of The KIC Agritech Challenge

July 13, 2021, 1:36 p.m.

The two startups are OASAL Group and Fruitflour. OASAL Group produces affordable ethanol from cashew apples and enables farmers to earn additional income while Fruitflour produces and packages nutritious ready-to-serve baby food from fruits and … read more


Ada Animation Sets Record As It Closes Pre-seed To Catalyze The African Animation Industry

July 12, 2021, 2:38 p.m.

Ada Animation is an innovative African entertainment Tech Company with a mission to develop top-tier animators across Africa by empowering creatives with the necessary skills, tools, mentorship, and platforms to create and share African stories … read more


PickMeUp Is Set To Take On Bolt And Uber In Lagos With New Funds And Strategies

July 8, 2021, 2:29 p.m.

In a virtual chat, Okaredje said that his decision to start PickMeUp was borne out of a desire to address the lack of ride-hailing services in his city of Warri, as well as the large … read more


An App Is Rewarding Students For Staying Off Their Phones During Class

July 8, 2021, 11:52 a.m.

Lock&Stock was actually launched to help students fight digital addiction," says Fernandes, who is based in Dubai. With more than 100,000 registered users from over 25 countries, Fernandes says the app has evolved into making … read more


Ghana’s AI-powered Banking App: Budget, Save, Invest

July 7, 2021, 1:18 p.m.

Concurrently, the app will inculcate the habit of budgeting, saving, and investing into the youth. With Kakraba, users can experience virtual assistant experiences and perform transactions from the comfort of their homes. read more