Google to train 60 African startups in equity-free support, others

Posted by - September 15, 2019

Google says it will train 60 African startups for three years, representing over three million dollars in equity-free support, working space and access to expert advisers from Google, Silicon Valley and Africa. Mr Fola Olatunji-David, Head, Google Startup Success and Services, made this known at the commencement of Class Four Google Launchpad Accelerator Africa in

MEST Africa invests $1.1m in tech startups across Africa

Posted by - August 26, 2019

MEST Africa continues its commitment to early-stage startups, investing in eleven teams from its 2019 graduating cohort. Now in its 11th year investing in tech entrepreneurs in Africa, MEST Africa announced a funding round of US$1,1m in startups formed from its recently graduated 2019 training program cohort. Out of 13 teams, composed of 51 entrepreneurs

Vox introduces new offering for South African startups

Posted by - August 21, 2019

Vox, an integrated ICT and Infrastructure provider is on a mission to provide startups with access to a wide variety of IT infrastructure – as well as the management thereof. This will be done through a Hardware-as-a-Service (HaaS) offering in partnership with Go Rentals. “Hardware-as-a-Service allows businesses to reduce the total cost of ownership of

Africa’s top 10 tech startups of the moment

Posted by - July 2, 2019

As a continent, Africa is contributing its fair share of exciting businesses to the world of tech. Indeed, as infrastructure grows, more and more startups are appearing and the future looks exciting, not only for African developers but for the global stage that will benefit from the innovation and design produced as a result. Here

Phase3 Supports Programs for Startups, Small Businesses

Posted by - March 25, 2019

West Africa’s largest independent fibre optic infrastructure, connectivity solution and telecommunications service provider, Phase3 Telecom, has joined in offering grant support to recipients of the first edition of “Glocalization and Branding Summit” orgarnised by Vivacity PR in Abuja. The initiative, which centers on promoting and providing support for private enterprise growth, budding entrepreneurs and start-ups