Senate Passes The Nigerian Startup Bill 2022


July 22, 2022, 12:58 p.m.

The Bill, which was approved by the Federal Executive Council (FEC) in December 2021 and sent to the National Assembly for consideration, was passed on (July 20, 2022) by the Senate after a report by … read more

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TECH5 ABIS And Digital ID Will Be Used To Issue Next-Generation Foundational IDs in Ethiopia

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July 21, 2022, 3:36 p.m.

After a successful pilot program, TECH5 multi-biometric and digital ID technologies are approved to be used to ramp up the Ethiopian National ID for the program’s pre-launch phase. read more


WhatsApp Is Rolling Out Cover Photos On Android Beta


June 20, 2022, 11:34 a.m.

WhatsApp is now releasing a feature that lets businesses enhance their business profile by setting up a cover photo after installing the latest beta version of WhatsApp Business beta for Android! read more


Elon’s Starlink To Begin Operations In Nigeria And Mozambique


May 30, 2022, 10:50 a.m.

“First two countries in Africa with Starlink regulatory approval; Starlink is now licensed on all seven continents!” Elon stated in his tweet. read more


Didi, A Chinese Ride-Hailing Company, Has Closed Its South African Operations


April 13, 2022, 3:37 p.m.

Didi Chixung, the Chinese ride-hailing behemoth, has announced the closure of its South African operations. read more


POWER/Google Women Tech Founders Program 2022 for Middle East and North Africa


April 13, 2022, 1:16 p.m.

Applications for the POWER/Google Women Tech Founders Program 2022 are now open. The U.S. Department of State, through the Providing Opportunities for Women’s Economic Rise (POWER) Initiative, has partnered with Google’s Women Techmakers to host … read more