How To Monetize Your Twitter Account In 3 Easy Steps

Here’s a simple guide to help you get started in just three easy steps. Are you a Twitter user looking for ways to monetize your Twitter account? Good news: Twitter has introduced an exciting new way for content creators to earn money directly from their tweets and interactions. With the recent expansion of its creator […]

Grinta Acquires Auto Cure As Its Third Acquisition In Three Years

Having secured $8 million in seed funding during 2022, Grinta has directed its efforts toward advancing its technological infrastructure and expediting its expansion initiatives across Egypt. In an intriguing strategic move, Egyptian startup Grinta has officially announced the acquisition of Auto Cure. This development is poised to significantly amplify Grinta’s presence within Egypt’s burgeoning health-tech […]

Bam Telecoms To Launch Smartphones In September 2023 In South Africa

As the nation prepares to phase out 2G and 3G networks, the company’s entrance promises to introduce innovative 4G solutions to the mobile landscape. In a groundbreaking move set to disrupt South Africa’s competitive mobile device market, Bam Telecoms, the country’s first 100% black-owned original equipment manufacturer, is gearing up to unveil its range of […]

Mastercard Joins Forces With Alerzo To Propel Digital Transformation For SMEs

Notably, the introduction of VeedezPay, a specialized digital payment platform tailored to small and independent companies, is expected to be a game-changer. Mastercard, the global payments giant, has announced a strategic collaboration with Alerzo, a prominent B2B eCommerce platform based in Nigeria, aiming to empower Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) through a comprehensive suite of […]

Bundle Africa Ceases Exchange Operations To Prioritize Cashlink Platform

This move by Bundle Africa comes amidst challenges faced by several other African crypto startups. In a surprising move, Bundle Africa, the popular social payments app for cash and cryptocurrency, has announced the closure of its exchange services after three years of operation. The company has decided to shift its focus towards the expansion of […]

Côte D’Ivoire To Launch Locally Made Satellite In 2025

Within the next two years, Côte d’Ivoire is set to launch its inaugural satellite, marking a significant milestone for the nation. Côte d’Ivoire, the West African nation, is making significant strides in the field of space technology as it prepares to launch its maiden satellite, YAM-SAT-CI 01. This nanosatellite, designed for earth observation, is expected […]

Apple Adjusts Pricing And In-App Purchases In African Markets, Anticipating Rising Costs

For instance, Tanzania has introduced an 18% VAT along with a 2% digital tax, while Egypt has implemented a 14% VAT. Tech giant Apple has announced plans to implement changes to its pricing and in-app purchases made through the App Store starting July 25, 2023. The adjustments will primarily impact app developers and users in […]

Flutterwave’s CEO Agboola Joins Wall Street Journal CEO council

GB’s achievements extend beyond his WSJ recognition. Olugbenga Agboola, the CEO of Flutterwave, a prominent payments technology company in Africa, has recently joined the esteemed Wall Street Journal (WSJ) CEO Council. This significant achievement places him among a distinguished group of CEOs who are making waves in the finance world across various sectors. The WSJ […]

Agtech Startup, Releaf Raises $3.3 Million In Pre-Series A To Expand Across Nigeria

Releaf, an agricultural technology business, obtains $3.3 million in pre-Series A funding to expand operations throughout Nigeria. Agritech firm Releaf from Nigeria has raised $3.3 million in a pre-Series A investment led by Samurai Incubate Africa. A number of other investors took part in what the company calls an “oversubscribed round.” Consonance Investment Managers, Bain Capital Chairman Stephen […]