African Startups Can Now Apply For Extreme Tech Challenge (XTC) 2021

March 31, 2021, 1:42 p.m.

The Extreme Tech Challenge XTC is the world’s largest social innovation startup competition which has been enabling innovators to unleash their full potential. It offers startups and innovators global visibility by offering a platform to … read more


$1.2m Innovation Fund Launched For Renewable Energy Startups

March 31, 2021, 10:42 a.m.

The African Enterprise Challenge Fund (AECF) has launched a US$1.2 million Innovation Fund to unlock the potential of renewable energy to create new business opportunities. read more


Jack Ma Africa’s Business Heroes Competition 2021 Opens To African Entrepreneurs ($1.5M Grant)

March 30, 2021, 1:55 p.m.

Entries are open for the 2021 edition of Africa’s Business Heroes Competition. African entrepreneurs who are making a difference in their local communities are invited to apply. read more


SA Biomedical Engineering Startup Receives Funding

March 30, 2021, 1:19 p.m.

Cape Town-based multi-medical device development startup Impulse Biomedical has secured an undisclosed amount in a venture capital investment from Futuregrowth.Amrish Narrandes, Head of Unlisted Equity Transactions at Futuregrowth explains that Impulse Biomedical is the first … read more


Autochek Launches First-Ever African Online Truck Loans Marketplace To Drive Logistics Mobility

March 29, 2021, 1:12 p.m.

Autochek, the auto tech company that aims to build solutions for the African market, has announced the launch of its online truck loans marketplace in Nigeria and Ghana, in a bid to migrate the trucking … read more


Savyt Launches, Set To Provide Investors Up To 15% On Savings & Investment

March 29, 2021, 12:44 p.m.

In its quest to help Nigerians grow wealth and earn increased returns on their savings and investments, Savyt (pronounced ‘Save+It), a fintech start-up, has launched its savings offerings.Savyt is a savings and investment platform leveraging … read more