She Leads Africa launches accelerator for women-run businesses with Work in Progress! Alliance
Recently launched Tanzanian startup Worknasi wants to be the Airbnb for office space in Africa, connecting startups and businesses with spare working areas
Tom Jackson 9 May 2017
Nigerian fintech startups have the opportunity to pitch for NGN3 million ($10,000) worth of incubation and prize money of NGN500,000 ($1,600) at the Fintech Startup Challenge in June
Tom Jackson 1 May 2017
Innovate Ventures re-runs successful tech accelerator for Somali startups, to support and invest in the next wave of tech startups in Somaliland and Somalia
Between East and West: Africa's economic transformation will create a third centre of global power, according to a new ‘Afro-Optimism' series
Brett Parker 25 Apr 2017
World Bank group launches new program to support Africa's top digital entrepreneurs
At the annual F8 developer conference, held in San Jose, California, African developers shared the stage with Facebook and developers from around the world
African startups perform poorly in comparison to their global counterparts when it comes to revenues, fundraising, and job creation, according to data released by startups pitching competition Seedstars World
Gabriella Mulligan 21 Apr 2017
Ethiopian water network management startup Triple Bottom Line Enterprises has been accepted into the Silicon Valley-based water innovation accelerator ImagineH2O
Tom Jackson 21 Apr 2017
Thursday, 20 April 2017, saw the announcement of the top 10 companies selected for the Barclays Accelerator 2017 Africa programme
Cannes Lions has joined forces with Accenture Interactive as its connections partner to launch new initiatives that combine digital technology with real-world networking, creating innovative ways for festivalgoers to connect throughout the festival week.
The International News Media Association (Inma), a global community of market-leading news media companies, has selected the new board members and officers for 2017/18.
The World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (Wan-Ifra) and The Straits Times will hold a two-day conference on fighting fake news on 19-20 June 2017 at the Singapore Management University. Minister for Home Affairs and Minister for Law, K Shanmugam, will deliver the opening address.
The International News Media Association (Inma) presented 40 first-place winners with awards in the annual Global Media Awards in New York, this week. Norway's Aftenposten took home the competition's top prize, ‘Best in Show' award.