Archive

Uber strengthens market position in Kenya with eye on the continent

December 10, 2018

In the past few weeks, Uber has launched two major services in Kenya, looking to fulfill its plans of leading the ride-hailing industry on the

Why Boeing is setting up STEM education center in Egypt

December 10, 2018

Boeing has announced new plans to launch a STEM Center targeting Egyptian youth between the ages of 12 and 16. The new center will be

Alice Nabatanzi floors African scientists to win research fellowship

December 10, 2018

Makerere University don Dr. Alice Nabatanzi has beaten other African scientists to qualify for a fellowship under the University of Pretoria in South Africa. Dubbed

New internet retailer opens shop in Rwanda

December 10, 2018

A new electronic commerce company StarMartz has set up shop in Rwanda, eyeing to cash in on the growing online payment space in the country.

Liquid Telecom to invest $400m in Egyptian network infrastructure, data centers

December 10, 2018

Liquid Telecom has announced that it is investing US $400m in Egypt over the next three years. This is part of a major partnership with

China says rejecting physical cash is illegal amid e-payments popularity

December 10, 2018

China’s central bank on Monday warned that rejecting cash as a form of payment was illegal, saying that such practices could eventually cause the loss

Marketing: People don’t buy products, they buy better versions of themselves

December 8, 2018

By Zander Nethercutt The year was 1957, and Pepsi — like many of the youth at that time — was dealing with an identity crisis. Despite

How KaiOS could overtake Android, iOS as operating system for Africa

December 8, 2018

When you want to attract the attention of a particular market, you either bring to them what they (or you) think they want or what

Fifth round of Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme unveiled

December 7, 2018

Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) has rolled out the 2019 TEF Entrepreneurship Programme and beginning January 1, 2019, the Foundation will start accepting applicants. Launched in

Rwanda’s ‘laptop loans for students’ project gains steam

December 7, 2018

The government of Rwanda has resumed its project to give laptop loans to students after shelving it for a while due to multiple comments that

1 2 3 4