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[Updated] Ugandan BrainShare wants to be the Hub for Quality Education Resources in Africa

June 30, 2014 - 10:11 am in Education, Interviews, Technology

Having identified that access to quality educational materials is a challenge in the Sub-Saharan Africa, BrainShare is looking forward to bridging this gap by being a hub for educational resources. Other challenge identified that gave birth to BrainShare is…

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#WOWe2014: Summary Notes, Tweets and Images

June 28, 2014 - 10:43 am in Business & Money, GirlPower

The second edition of the Women of West Africa Entrepreneurship Conference 2014 (WOWe 2014), as hosted by Montgomery West Africa happened over the week…

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5 Tactics to Winning the Ecosystem War in the African Space

June 27, 2014 - 10:40 am in Analysis & Opinions, Business & Money, Technology

What does it take to win any business ecosystem in the 21st century? Speaking recently at the Mobile West Africa 2014 conference, the General Manager,…

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Africans Win Big at Rotex Awards for Enterprise 2014

June 26, 2014 - 11:29 am in News & Media, Technology

Two Africans emerged as part of the five young visionaries who were announced recently at the Royal Society as winners of the 2014 edition of Rolex Awards for Enterprise. The two Africans: 30-year old Rwandan, Olivier Nsengimana, and Arthur Zang, a 26-year…


4 Key Google IO 2014 Announcements You Missed

June 26, 2014 - 8:39 am in Gadgets & Mobile, Technology

Google I/O is an annual developer conference featuring highly technical, in-depth sessions, and the showcasing of the latest from Google's product teams and partners. The event is open to people who are16 years old and above. The 5,500 Google I/O attendees…


What is Digital Migration? A Quick FAQ Wiki Guide

June 25, 2014 - 11:37 am in Education, Gadgets & Mobile, Tips & How-To's

What is Digital Terrestrial Transmission (DTT)? DTT refers to the broadcasting of terrestrial television in digital format. Currently, terrestrial broadcasting is in analogue format NTA and the likes. The country is in the process of planning and implementing…

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Jumia Nigeria turns 2, Expands Operations to Kano in Northern Nigeria

June 25, 2014 - 11:28 am in News & Media, Sponsored

The continent's eCommerce platform, Jumia Nigeria after two years of operations is not relenting in it's effort to serve the most populous nation in Africa as it extends service to the northern states of Nigeria. Commenting on the development, Co-CEO JUMIA…

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Millbug Vuya Tablets, The New Solar-Powered Devices for Africans

June 24, 2014 - 8:25 am in Gadgets & Mobile, Interviews, Technology

One of the major challenges facing the continent of Africa is power, and with that in mind the guys at the South African based Millbug Technology came up with solar-powered tablets - the Millbug Vuya Tablets. According to the co-founder of Millbug, Sabelo…

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Get A Chance to Win $10,000 in SheLeads Africa Pitching Contest

June 23, 2014 - 10:46 am in Business & Money, GirlPower, News & Media

If you are  lady and have been in business for less than 3years, SheLeads pitching competition might interest you as this is an opportunity the organizing team has decided to create for ladies as regards having businesses in Africa. According to SheLeads,…

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NigerianFoods Relaunched for Nigerian Food Lovers in the US

June 23, 2014 - 10:25 am in News & Media, Technology

"You have to learn the rules of the game. And then you have to play better than anyone else." -Albert Einstein Having learnt lesson from the services rendered to the first set of customers of the food eCommerce site, NigerianFoods.com is set to relaunch. NigerianFoods…