The United Arab Emirates (UAE) including Dubai is the second largest economy in the Middle East after Saudi Arabia. One of the wealthiest..
Chillax, a smart app that discovers the best hangouts in your city won the Accra Startup Weekend over the past weekend. Unni Krishnan (Senior..
Africa’s innovation goes way beyond the success of Kenya’s mobile money and the M-Pesa. In recent times, Ghana has launched Africa into the startup..
The internet is gradually becoming part of the daily lives of millions of people around the world. In both developed and developing worlds when the..
500 Startups today unveiled it’s next 28 batch of startups for its Accelerator program. Dropifi, a Ghanaian startup is the first startup from..
DEMO Africa, an initiative of LIONS@frica that aims to connect African startups to the global ecosystem has opened applications for the second..
Slice Biz, the winner of the 2012 Startup Weekend Accra, a Global Entrepreneurship Week Ghana event has been chosen as one of the winners of this..
If you think of startup ecosystems around the world, what comes to mind?
Croydon, South London doesn’t..
According to a report published by the World Bank and African Development Bank (AfDB), at the start of 2012, there were some 650 million mobile..
As part of the Global Entrepreneurship Week Ghana celebrations, Startup Weekend will hit Accra this weekend. Registration is still open for the..
Money money transactions is Africa is growing at an amazing rate. The likes of M-Pesa (the Kenyan grandfather of mobile money), Mozambique’s mKesh,..
DEMO Africa, a flagship initiative of the Liberating Innovation in Opportunity Nations in Africa (LIONS@frica) which aims to connect African..
In Africa the percentage of mobile money users is increasing at a rapid rate. According to the GSMA, Africa has been the continent with the fastest..
The Nigerian Federal Ministry of Finance and the UK Department for International Development (DFID) has invited Doug Richard’s School for Startups..
Music Piracy is a huge concern for music producers, artistes, music distributors etc,. Legitimate music downloads still aren’t growing quickly..
88mph, a Kenyan startup accelerator that invests in early stage mobile-web companies targeting the African market has opened its applications to..
Rasheeda Mandeeya Yehuza, a Ghanaian female software and game developer has created SnapSO Web Browser (a simple and comprehensive interface..
Erik Hersman, Paul Bragiel and Mbwana Alliy have launched Savannah Fund at a conference in Nairobi,Kenya. Savannah Fund is a seed capital fund..
Nokia has partnered with Co-Creation Hub (CCHUB), a social innovation centre in Nigeria to embarked on an academy program called ‘Nokia/CCHub..