Apply for the Africa Awards for Entrepreneurship 2018

About To recognize some of the continent’s most innovative and impactful entrepreneurs, there is the Africa Awards for Entrepreneurship. Applications are open for the award which has over the past 9 years, attracted over 7000 applications from industries and sectors ranging from education. health, transport, energy among others. It is divided into four: +Women Bell […]

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UNICEF to invest $100,000 in drone startups: Apply here

UNICEF wants to invest, via an innovation fund, up to $100,000. These investments which would be made in for-profit early stage drone startups that have the potential to benefit humanity are equity-free investments. Only registered startups in any of UNICEF’s programme countries are eligible to access the fund. The UNICEF innovation fund focuses on frontier […]

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Publiseer Selected As A Finalist To Pitch At Microsoft’s Accelerate Labs Demo Day

Nigerian digital publishing company, Publiseer has been invited to pitch at Microsoft Nigeria’s Accelerate Labs Demo Day, organized in partnership with The Future Project. On January 20, 2018, Publiseer was selected to participate in the Stream 2 of Accelerate Labs. Accelerate Labs seeks to activate small and medium scale businesses, to accelerate economic development through […]

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Microtraction invests undisclosed amount in P2P crypto exchange platform, Bitkoin Africa

Just recently, some days back, we reported that Yele Bademosi’s Microtraction had invested an undisclosed amount in digital savings platform, cowrywise (it was just days after Piggybank raised their $1 million seed funding). Well, today, Microtraction have announced a second investment in a startup, and this time it’s Bitkoin Africa. Bitkoin Africa is a platform […]

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Digital savings platform, Cowrywise secures investmemt from Microtraction

Venture capital firm, Microtraction, headed by Yele Bademosi has invested an undisclosed amount in digital savings platform, Cowrywise. The firm, for a while has been accepting applications for investments from startups that have a technical co-founder. This investment in Cowrywise serves as their first ever. Cowrywise is a digital savings platform that allow users to […]

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