Liquid Telecom & Afrinolly partner to launch startup support & training programmes

Liquid Telecom group has announced a partnership with innovation hub network AfriLabs. A partnership which is aimed at exploring new ways of supporting startups and promoting sustainable innovation across Africa. The series of joint programmes from digital skills training and workshops to accelerator competitions are designed to accelerate growth within the region’s tech startup communities. […]

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Google partners Orange to fund and acquire EMEA startups

Search giant, Google has announced a partnership with Orange Digital Ventures, which serves as the corporate venture fund of the French carrier Orange. The partnership would be aimed at finding, funding, and potentially acquiring startups in the EMEA region. Areas like Internet of things, cybersecurity, cloud services, AI, fintech and connectivity solutions would be focused […]

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Google Launchpad accelerator Africa (2018): Here are 12 selected start-ups

In November 2017, applications were opened for the first class of Launchpad Accelerator Africa (2018), and today, they have announced that the class starts today. The inaugural class includes 12 startups from across Africa, including countries like Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania, and Uganda. Start-ups that made it here include: Babymigo (Nigeria) – a […]

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