Unpacking The Untold Story Behind The Company That Is Set To Become Nigeria’s First Billion-Dollar Tech Firm

Getting Intimate With Interswitch When Mitchell Elegbe had his card seized by an Automated Teller Machine (ATM) while trying to

Interswitch Nears Unicorn Status As Visa Eyes 20% Stake For USD 200 Mn Ahead Of IPO

Interswitch Group, the African fintech unicorn headquartered in Lagos, Nigeria, is going to get USD 200 Mn from payments group,

Here’s Why China’s Richest Man Jack Ma Is Finally Visiting Nigeria

Barely one week after co-founder and CEO of Twitter, Jack Dorsey, arrived Nigeria to meet with tech entrepreneurs and get

These 14 Tech Products Have Been Named The Best In Africa In 2019

Every year for the last five years, innovators across the African continent are recognised for their efforts in building some


These 5 East African Countries May Have Walked Into A USD 100 Bn Debt Trap

Five member-countries of the East African Community — Kenya, Burundi, Rwanda, Uganda, and Tanzania — are together embroiled in what

Ghanaians Launch Fresh Attack On Nigerian Businesses In Ghana Over Border Closure

Last month, word got out that members of the Ghana Union of Traders Association (GUTA) stormed markets in Ghana, closing

This African Country Produces More Electricity Than It Needs & It’s A USD 450 Mn Problem

There is an African country that produces so much electricity that it’s become a problem. For many African countries including

Jason Njoku Hints At USD 120 Mn+ iROKOtv IPO In London By H1 2021

Anyone who follows Jason Njoku on Twitter must know two things. Firstly, the iROKOtv co-founder now spots a “mean-and-lean look”

PalmPay Launches In Nigeria After Securing USD 40 Mn USD In A Seed Round Led By Transsion

PalmPay, an Africa-focused payment startup has secured USD 40 Mn seed funding in a round led by Transsion Holdings, the

OPay Has Stopped Its Bus-Hailing Service In Lagos & It May Have Something To Do With “Area Boys”

Fresh reports have it that OBus — the public bus-hailing service of OPera-backed company, OPay — has suspended operations. And

SWVL Hits The Brakes On Kenya Operations Following Government Orders

A few weeks ago, the National Transport and Safety Authority (NTSA) suspended the operations of mass transit services SWVL and

Egypt’s Yodawy Raises USD 1 Mn In Series A Round

Yodawy, a medication ordering and pharmacy benefits platform has secured USD 1 Mn in a Series A funding round led