What is WT (WeeTracker)?

WT is your source for unique insights on what is happening in Africa; specifically, in business, economies and startups.

What stories does WT publish?

WT publishes stories that feature current events in Africa while highlighting perspectives that may not come to the fore elsewhere. With a focus on the topics mentioned above, we take an in-depth look to publish informed, multi-faceted stories.

Why should I become a member when I get news for free?

In today’s world, you need to understand why news is news. With a membership to WT Premium, you would get more than just surface-level facts; we look at why and how things came to be by getting exclusive interviews and doing in-depth research.

How do I become a member?

To become a member, you must be more than 18 years of age. We have currently two options for you to choose from. You must fill in your details here to avail WT premium membership.

How does membership work?

When you become a member of WT Premium, you can access both the free reads and premium articles on the website. 3 to 5 stories are published every week for premium members, while free reads are updated daily.

How do I renew my membership?

The membership is on auto-renew mode unless cancelled by you. If as a member you opted for a monthly subscription, you will have monthly auto-renewal and as a member with a quarterly subscription, you will have quarterly auto-renewal.

How does WT use the membership money?

Your subscription fee helps keep us ad-free to give you an uncluttered experience from our top-notch writers. Without all the noise you might otherwise encounter, you can enjoy our journalism and take pride in promoting content that puts Africa in the spotlight.

What payment method and currencies do you accept?

As a Premium member, you can pay via both credit card and PayPal. If you are in Africa or outside, you can pay in your local currencies’ equivalent to the membership amount in dollars via credit cards. For PayPal payments, you would have to make the transaction in US dollars.

Do you have corporate plans?

Yes, the corporate workforce can avail WT premium membership. To become a corporate member of WT Premium, please get in touch with [email protected].

Do I get an invoice for my membership payment?

Only members that have enrolled under corporate membership or student membership would get an invoice. As an individual member, you will not get an invoice.

Can I try the membership for free?

With WT, you get access to free stories, even without being a member. However, the premium content can only be accessed once you have paid your membership. Access our Free Read section here

Do I get a refund if I cancel my membership?

The membership is charged on an advance basis. If you cancel your subscription in the middle of your tenure, you will not get a refund.

What if I am not able to subscribe to your membership?

For any difficulties related to subscriptions, payments, upgrade or cancellations, please get in touch with us at [email protected] 

Do I get a discount if I am a student?

WT promotes curiosity and is available for students who hold an interest in knowing more. You can get a student membership by getting in touch with [email protected].

Where should I apply, if I want to become a contributing author?

Send your CV/writing portfolio to [email protected].

I have a few announcements – how can I publish on WT?

Get in touch with us at [email protected]