Meet Khady Thiam Gueye – The Businesswoman And Sister Who Built Akon’s USD 80 Mn Brand

Does the name ‘Aliaune Damala Badara Thiam’ ring a bell? Probably not. How about ‘Akon’? Well, I’d like to think

CoinAfrique Welcomes New Stakeholder – France’s Media Group Trace

According to a publication that broke yesterday, Senegalese mobile classified platform CoinAfrique has given an undisclosed stake to Paris-based media

Why Now Is The Time For Senegalese Women In Tech

How Did it All Start? When Binta Coudy De first voyaged out of Senegal, it was sometime in 2011. She


GAIA Invests In Senegalese Solar Startup, Oolu

A francophone investment venture fund known as GAIA has announced their investment in Oolu, a West African startup based in

Singer Akon To Launch His Own Cryptocurrency

Akon has announced the launch of his digital currency fittingly dubbed Akoin. This he made known during a panel at

Senegal Based Teranga Solutions Merges With European HotelOnline

Traveltech startup, Teranga Solutions which has extensive operations in Senegal, announced its merger with HotelOnline recently, in a press release. Teranga which is headquartered

CoinAfrique Concludes USD 3 Mn Series A Round

Senegal’s CoinAfrique has been a prominent player in French-speaking Africa as a classified advertisement platform, and with a Series A