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By Joseph Cotterill
A list of Africa’s fastest-growing companies that is topped by Kenyan tech disrupters, South African...
By David Pilling
Nancy Auma, a 35-year-old market trader, sits by a large mound of finger-sized silvery fish caught in Lake...
Unemployment has long been a concern for governments across the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region, which suffers from the...
Nawah Scientific, a Cairo-based science startup has won second place at the first edition of Jack Ma’s Africa...
Jumia, Africa’s largest e-commerce player, went public today on the New York Stock Exchange with a closing price of $25.46 per...
Emerging markets startup competition Seedstars yesterday announced it would launch a $100-million...
By Maryam Mgonja, associate for East Africa at Seedstars
Africa, home to more than 1.2 billion people, of whom over 60 per cent make up...
WaystoCap is a business-to-business e-commerce marketplace that enables companies in Africa to import and export goods. The platform...
Toward the end of last year, billboards adorned Egypt’s capital city of Cairo with adverts for Africa-focused conferences and...
Africa is in a constant battle against its colossal geographic scale, political unrest, and lack of legacy infrastructure, creating a host...
StartupYourLife and LaFactory, two key ecosystem players in the Moroccan tech scene, are building a platform to connect leading...
Moroccan entrepreneur Rania Belkahia has raised 10 million euros (US$11 million) for ecommerce platform Afrimarket, which targets the...
Africa Internet Group (AIG) is set to become Africa’s first unicorn, after international insurer AXA bought an 8 percent stake in the...
Africa Internet Group
The African Innovation Foundation (AIF) is calling on all African innovators to submit their entries for the fourth edition of the...
Last week, entrepreneurs, VCs, and press from all over the world
flew to Lagos, Nigeria, to learn about trending African startups