Month: January 2019

South Africa’s Very Own Cryptocurrency SAFCOIN, Unveils Its Second Call Centre

SAFCOIN, an exclusive South African cryptocurrency, has opened its second contact centre, on Oxford Street, East London. The walk-in centre

Global Investment Firm Partech Closes Africa Fund Of USD 143 Mn

Partech Africa, a subsidiary of the global investment firm Partech, has announced the final closing of its Africa fund at

Meet The Nigerian Teens Who Went To Silicon Valley And Brought Home The Gold

Onitsha; a city in South-Eastern Nigeria, is home to perhaps one of Africa’s largest population of traders and artisans. Come

Why Africa Does Not Need Unnecessary Opinions, But Proper Fact-Checking [Opinion]

Africa is shining, Period. So, there has been a lot of exchange on social media about the recent reports on


Now, Your Chi Beverage Drink Is From The Coca-Cola Company

In the wake of recent acquisitions and stake buyout talks, Coca-cola has decided to take full control of Nigeria’s Chi Limited,

Airtel Africa Raises USD 200 Mn From Qatar Investment Authority To Reduce Existing Net Debt

Airtel Africa, a subsidiary of Bharti Airtel, has received USD 200 Mn in funding via a primary equity issuance from

Meet The Dynamic Duo Who Built A Successful Construction Company In South Africa With No Capital

How does the idea of starting a business with zero capital sound to you? Crazy, isn’t it? Well, not to

It’s Solar Farm After Oil Company For This Energy Entrepreneur In Ghana

Having put paid to the doubts and rumblings from the naysayers who thought she was way out of her depth

Naspers And Dimension Data May Soon Sell Their Stakes In VAST Networks To Link Africa

Naspers is well-known for its affiliation with Tencent. Recently, the South African firm has been involved in multiple deals. It’s

Egypt’s Street Food Startup Zooba Eats Raised USD 4 Mn To Expand To New York

Cairo-based street food restaurant chain Zooba Eats, according to a release, has raised USD 4 Mn in Series A –

This Entrepreneur’s Passion Has Empowered More Than 1600 Women In Rural Uganda

On a typical weekday, Eric Kaduru would wake up before the first rays of daylight began to find their way through

Began With Selling Juice For USD 1, Now She Is The Proud Owner Of Karisimbi Wines Limited

Assumpta Uwamariya couldn’t help the feeling of frustration and distraught that trailed her post-college days. After putting in those many