• Demo Africa Returns to Lagos, Nigeria
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    Jan 2015
    Demo Africa Returns to Lagos, Nigeria
    The 2015 edition of DEMO Africa pitching competition is confirmed to be hosted in Lagos Nigeria for the second time in a row. Last year’s competition was...
Bit-Pesa Eyes East Africa As They Announce Their $1.1m Grant
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Kenya

Bit-Pesa Eyes East Africa As They Announce Their $1.1m Grant

February 10th, 2015 | by Staff Writer
Bitcoin is a type of digital currency in which encryption techniques are used to regulate the generation of units of currency and...
Unversity of Nairobi’s New Incubation Policy Announced
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Kenya

Unversity of Nairobi’s New Incubation Policy Announced

February 10th, 2015 | by Staff Writer
The University of Nairobi (UoN) has set in place a new incubation policy to facilitate the operations and growth of startups that...
African Hubs Receive Google Rise Award
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Africa

African Hubs Receive Google Rise Award

February 9th, 2015 | by AfriqueITNews
The american giant has published a list of recipients of its Rise Award. The initiative aims to support those who work to...
ATF Partners With MEST To Invest In African Startups
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Africa

ATF Partners With MEST To Invest In African Startups

February 4th, 2015 | by Staff Writer
African Technology Foundation (ATF) and Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology (MEST) announced that they are partnering...
Winners of #PitchDay237 Announced
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Cameroon

Winners of #PitchDay237 Announced

February 3rd, 2015 | by Staff Writer
Cameroonian technology incubator – ActivSpaces Cameroon has announced the winners of Pitch Day 237 that will participate in...
Apply for the Cartier Women Initiative Award
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Competition

Apply for the Cartier Women Initiative Award

January 30th, 2015 | by Staff Writer
The Cartier women’s Initiative award has announced opening for 2015 edition. They are calling for committed female...
African Union Signs MoU With Huawei To Improve ICT Literacy in Africa
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Africa

African Union Signs MoU With Huawei To Improve ICT Literacy in Africa

January 30th, 2015 | by Staff Writer
A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between African Union (AU) and Huawei during the ‘Summit 2015′. The...
Orange Invests in Cash-to-Good Remittance Startup, Afrimarket
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StartUp

Orange Invests in Cash-to-Good Remittance Startup, Afrimarket

January 30th, 2015 | by Staff Writer
Orange has invested an undisclosed amount Afrimarket, a cash-to-good remittance startup that helps Africans in the diaspora to...
Standard Bank Creates A Playroom To Launch Innovative Products
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South Africa

Standard Bank Creates A Playroom To Launch Innovative Products

January 28th, 2015 | by Staff Writer
Standard Bank has launched a “PlayRoom”, a new creative and design centre in Rosebank, Johannesburg. This will enable...
MEST and Vodafone Ghana Partners for a Hackathon
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DLT

MEST and Vodafone Ghana Partners for a Hackathon

January 28th, 2015 | by Staff Writer
MEST-Vodafone Hackathon is a 48-hour event designed to provide superior experiential education for technical and non-technical...