Honeywell Group launches Itanna accelerator, invests in four tech startups

Honeywell group, a Nigerian corporate company, has officially launched its accelerator and investment vehicle – Itanna. Tomi Otudeko, the head of innovation and sustainability for the company would be leading this accelerator arm and would place its focus on tech startups in the country. The Itanna accelerator which has its location at the Enterprise Factory […]

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Meet 10 African innovators selected for Accelerator Startupbootcamp AfriTech

After an extensive 3-month global tour which spanned 15 countries, included 19 FastTrack events and included up to 220 face-to-face startup engagements, the top 10 African innovators have been selected. This was done from a pool of 1,004 applications from 73 countries in total and the selected would participate in the Global Accelerator Startupbootcamp AfriTech. […]

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Publiseer Crosses 1.5 Million Music Streams Across Digital Stores

The musical artists at Publiseer are currently celeberating, following the digital content distribution company’s giant leap in the business of distributing and monetizing the works of great musical artists in Africa. The music aggregator have recently released its subscription streaming numbers in excess of 1.5 million streams, as garnered from the amazing variety of contents […]

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Digital loaning provider, Branch raises Sh350 million for further expansion

A Sh350 million capital investment has been made in Banch International, a financial services firm with operations in Kenya, Nigeria, Tanzania. The investment would be used to further expand its services in Kenya. Even as the firm is currently testing the Mexican and Indian markets. “The rapid growth of smartphone adoption, paired with the affinity […]

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