Seedstars World, the biggest startup competition focused only in emerging markets and fast-growing startup scenes crowned Ghana-based startup Agrocenta which is tackling food access and stock flow issues across Ghana communities, as Seedstars Global Winner 2018 winning up to USD$500,000 in equity investment and some unique growth opportunities. "Agrocenta won...
US-based online technology publisher; Tech Crunch has announced dates for its Startup Battlefield 'Meet and Greets' that will be held in Nigeria and Ghana on April 17th and April 20th respectively. The events have been held in Nairobi, Kenya for the past events. Startup Battlefield Director, Samantha Stein, will be sharing...
Global seed-stage startups competition Seedstars World visited more than 25 cities (Kampala inclusive) across all the regions of Africa for their annual global seedstar summit holding dynamic pitch events at different tech and incubation hubs. In Kampala, was held at Outbox Hub and was supported by Stanbic Bank Uganda...
Uganda health startup; Teheca has been selected among the first African startups for the Google Launchpad Accelerator. A program aimed at assisting startups in leveraging Google’s latest technologies to scale their businesses through mentoring. The programme, which runs for three months and will over the next three years provide African...
A total of 100 Kenyan startups have been selected to pitch at the fourth annual Nairobi Innovation Week that is organized by the University of Nairobi that brings together various stakeholders on an annual basis to celebrate, re-focus and energize the innovation efforts. The university recognizes her critical role...
These days more and more companies are focusing on making it as easy as possible for employees to be productive. That’s why they’re turning to serviced offices and relying on technological advances in the workplace. In this article, we’re going to look at this type of office environment and...
In 2016, the Vodafone Institute for Society and Communication published a founders study titled “New World and Ancient Roles”, which revealed the barriers that women still face when starting a business. Based on the obvious needs of the study, F-LANE launched an accelerator Program that is unique in Europe since it focuses...
Startup.Info on Monday announced the winners of the “Startup of the Year 2018 competition” following an awards ceremony which took place in Casablanca at the end of last month. Following the success of the first edition of “Startup of the year Africa”, the collaborative startup magazine Startup.Info has reiterated its commitment to...
Technology and Business development hub; TechBuzz will on 10th February, 2018 host an event to help and guide startup entrepreneurs that want to participate in the 4th cycle of the TEF Entrepreneurship Programme. Outstanding African entrepreneurs who have startups or business ideas with the potential to grow are encouraged...
Liquid Telecom Uganda, part of the leading pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom, has today announced a partnership with tech-incubation hub; the Innovation Village where they are to support local based startup with high speed internet and cloud-based services. Liquid Telecom Uganda formally known as Infocom, will work alongside innovation village...