TikTok and the Confederation of African Football (CAF) today announced a first-of-its-kind partnership that will bring unmissable football content to fans, both on the continent and across the globe. It marks TikTok's first major brand partnership in Africa and supports the continent's most popular...
DriveWealth, LLC, a pioneer in fractional investing and embedded finance, has announced a partnership with Chipper Cash, the fastest growing African fintech startup enabling peer-to-peer money transfers and cross-border payments for nearly four million users. DriveWealth's real-time fractional trading technology and API-based brokerage infrastructure will enable the Ugandan...
Thunes, a leading global payments platform, today announced a partnership with Ethio telecom, Ethiopia's largest telecom operator with more than 59 million subscribers. With access to Thunes network, telebirr will become the first telecom operator-led money transfer service in Ethiopia to deliver a fast, transparent and cost-effective money transfer experience...
Listednon-bank financial services provider,Sanlam Kenya has sealed a deal to be the underwriting services provider for Letshego Kenya's insurance arm, covering all the products offered by the microfinancier. The digital insurance offering, dubbed 'LetsGo Insure' leverages Sanlam Kenya's continued investment in digital acceleration through...
The United States International University-Africa (USIU-Africa) has commenced an international executive search seeking to retain a substantive Vice-Chancellor to lead the premier higher education institution. The process will be spearheaded by a United Kingdom-based firm, Oxford HR, a specialist executive search and organizational effectiveness...
Globeleq, the leading independent power company in Africa, has completed the acquisition of the ARC for Renewable Energy S.A.E (ARC) 66 MWp solar PV plant located at the Benban Solar Park near Aswan, Egypt. The ARC plant was developed by the SECI Energia, Enerray...
The Series E financing values the global engineering network at $1.5 billionAndela, the global network for remote engineering talent, today announced $200 million in Series E financing that values the company at $1.5 billion.The round was led by Softbank Vision Fund 2* with participation from new investor...
Do you have a favorite religious site? Do you often visit sacred sites? The United Nations wants to hear from you! The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC), the leading UN entity on dialogue between cultures and religions, is launching a global call to...
It is a common belief that financial access should lead to financial prosperity. According to the World Bank, financial inclusion is defined as all people and businesses having access to useful and affordable financial products and services that meet their needs. Sakhile Mabena, CEO, Ofin, a venture-backed fintech...
Top SA based iGaming portal publishes a comprehensive guide on South African lottery to reach out to the ever-increasing number of lottery players www.Playcasino.co.za has been a long-standing and valuable resource for South African online casino enthusiasts. This online casino ranking and review website is...
GE Healthcare will equip 82 sites around the country with innovative mobile X-ray & ECG technology GE Healthcare announces a partnership with the Ministry of Health of the Democratic Republic of Congo to deliver mobile X-ray units and ECG machines to help...
Hosted by the Ministry of Petroleum (MoP) and attended by industry executives and international stakeholders, the event signifies an historic moment in the country’s budding oil and gas sector South Sudan’s Ministry of Petroleum (MoP) officially launched the country’s first-ever oil and...
Startups are about to explore a world of possibilities in the paints and coatings industry – Paint the Future’s second global startup challenge launched May 18. Led by AkzoNobel (AKZA; AKZOY) and powered by thousands of connections around the world, Paint the Future has become the...
MicroEnsure (now part of the Micro Insurance Company) and ImaliPay are partnering to deliver digital insurance products to Africa's gig workers. These unique insurance products will provide this underserved sector with a safety net, so when the unexpected happens, people are able to bounce back swiftly.