AfricaWorks – Making great strides in expansion towards unlocking Africa’s business growth potentials
AfricaWorks (africaworks.co) is a leading pan-African company making giant strides in unlocking the growth of Africa’s business potential. Founded in 2019, AfricaWorks offers flexible and fully functional office solutions to Multinationals, mid-size corporations, SMEs...
Did you know that the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) has made it possible for you to register your company and business name online? Here’s how to get it done in three simple steps
To support innovation in Africa, @Google is partnering with @TonyElumeluFDN and @Cc_HUB to distribute a combined $6m fund to 50 startup founders and 500 female entrepreneurs across Africa. Find out more.
Today on #TechpointDigest, @OnomeOneyibo discusses Nigeria’s intellectual property policy, sexual violence and tech, 5G deployment in Nigeria
June 19 is #IDESV, the International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict. With the UN hinting at an increase in cases due to COVID-19, we explore how tech tools are improving the Nigerian situation.
Twenty-six months after taking the reins and having overseen the completion of 1.5 million trips, Babajide Duroshola steps down as Country Director of @Safeboda_NGA.
As Nigeria plots a path to global ICT relevance, it wants to review its licence structure for telecom companies. It could have far-reaching effects on regular calls, the Internet, and the country’s ICT sector
On this #AutisticPrideDay2021, we explore how using the right technology tools and eliminating stigma can help children living with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in Africa lead better and happier lives.
With a reported $5.9 billion worth of transactions, Nigerian fintech, TeamApt has almost doubled its numbers for the entire 2020 in just two months in 2021. What’s next? A challenging foray into digital banking and a Francophone Africa expansion
It takes a hero to recognize another hero. So just know you aren’t reading this by mistake. We found you, just at the right time. Remember Clark Kent? Who we know to be “Superman”; the man who worked two jobs; as a hero and a Journalist. Yeah that man is a...
SME.NG’s E-Market platform, Ebi Marketplace is set to go live, target women-owned businesses in Nigeria
SME.NG e-market platform is set to go live with the aim of empowering women-owned businesses with economic opportunities, business sustainability and improving resilience to the negative effects of the pandemic and the economic downturn. The platform which is set to...
Topship, a Nigerian tech startup building a shipping platform to help Nigerian merchants ship locally and internationally, has announced an angel round of funding. This round of investment included angel investors from both the United States and Nigeria. While the...
Today on #TechpointDigest, @latoria_ria discusses Autistic Pride Day, Kune’s $1 million pre-seed, SA @Triggerfish’s plans to release animated sci-fi series, and @Facebook’s Podcast.
From Q3 2021, Nigerian fintechs without defined regulations must undergo incubation before operating
[email protected] has issued a new framework mandating fintechs operating in regulatory grey areas to undergo an incubation program. This will begin in Q3 2021 and could affect lending, investment, and API fintechs.
Gebeya announces the relaunch of its freelance marketplace, plans to grow its talent pool to 15,000 in 3 years.
A year after raising $2 million to build its talent marketplace, Ethiopian online workplace, Gebeya, has announced the launch of its revamped online marketplace to help businesses hire more freelancers in Africa.
Kenya-based ready-to-eat meal service provider, Kune, has announced a $1 million pre-seed raise. This funding will be used to complete its factory, hire more staff, and officially launch in August 2021.
South Africa-based animation studio @Triggerfish, announces a partnership with @Disney to produce an African-themed animated series based on ten stories from 14 African creators. The series debuts on Disney+ in 2022
Today on #TechpointDigest, @BoluAbiodun1 discusses @NgComCommission licence review, @SesoGlobal $600k funding and more @Clubhouse rivals.
Spotify has launched a clubhouse-like app, Spotify Greenroom, that allows users to join or host live audio rooms, and also convert audio conversations to podcasts, the first of such features on live audio chat apps.
Nigeria’s GIGL partners Nigeria’s JET Motor Company to launch the country’s first electric cargo vans
Nigerian logistics giant, @GIGLogistics, and Nigerian automaker, @jetmotorcompany, have partnered to launch the country’s first fleet of all-electric cargo vans. Here’s what you need to know.