CNN Ranks Jobberman and DealDey Among Africa’s Top 10 Startups

Monday, July 22, 2013

CNN recently released a list of its top 10 African tech startups the world needs to know, and Nigeria’s DealDey and Jobberman made the cut. The list, in no…

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African Hulu? NextSpeel Lets You Watch African TV Shows Online

Wednesday, July 10, 2013

I don’t know why this isn’t already a thing. This should have been a thing a long time ago when online things were becoming things. NextSpeel is a…

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Forbes Lists the Top 10 Innovative Companies in Africa.

Thursday, September 20, 2012

  Forbes has presented its list of the Top 10 Innovative Companies in Africa. The only Nigerian company that made the list is Jason Njoku‘s Iroko TV. Also on the list are…

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Get Those Robots Out! Maker Faire Hits Lagos This November

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

You know how we keep complaining about how there isn’t enough “local content” out there? Maker Faire Africa’s aim is to sharpen focus on locally generated, bottom-up prototypes…

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Spotlight On Africa – Mobile Statistics & Facts 2012 [VIDEO]

Thursday, July 19, 2012

Here’s a video from Praekelt Foundation that takes us into mobile web stats across Africa. Did you know that the average sub-saharan woman touches her hair seven times…

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Forbes Lists Top 20 Startups In Africa [FULL LIST]

Monday, February 13, 2012
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Forbes Africa’s February 2012 edition highlights the tTop 20 Startups in Africa according to the company. A large number of them are South African, followed by Kenyan and…

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