New Approach to Digital Product Development

New Approach to Digital Product Development

Struggling to sell one multi-million dollar home currently on the market won’t stop actress and singer Jennifer Lopez from expanding her property collection. Lopez has reportedly added to her real estate holdings an eight-plus acre estate in Bel-Air anchored by a multi-level mansion. The property, complete with a 30-seat screening room, a 100-seat amphitheater and […]

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 Carbon launches entrepreneurship fund to champion African startups

Carbon launches entrepreneurship fund to champion African startups

Carbon has set up a $100,000 Pan-African fund to address the lack of funding and support holding back budding tech entrepreneurs on the continent. Carbon’s mission is to empower opportunity globally through frictionless finance. that empowers individuals and businesses with access to credit, simple payments solutions, high-yield investment opportunities and easy-to-use tools for personal financial […]

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 Mark Zuckerberg: Facebook boss urges tighter regulation

Mark Zuckerberg: Facebook boss urges tighter regulation

Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg has called for more regulation of harmful online content, saying it was not for companies like his to decide what counts as legitimate free speech. Citing China, Mr Zuckerberg also warned excessive control risked stifling individual expression. He was speaking at the Munich Security Conference in Germany. Social media giants like […]

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 Dubai Chamber launches 2nd cycle of mentorship programme at Africa Tech Summit 2020

Dubai Chamber launches 2nd cycle of mentorship programme at Africa Tech Summit 2020

Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry recently participated in the Africa Tech Summit 2020 in Kigali, Rwanda, where the organisation launched the second cycle of its GBF Mentorship Programme, which pairs innovative UAE and African startups with mentors who can provide them with valuable expertise, support and guidance. Over 250 participants visited Dubai Chamber’s stand […]

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 WorldRemit Predicts 2020 to Be The Year of Intra-African Remittances

WorldRemit Predicts 2020 to Be The Year of Intra-African Remittances

Leading online international money transfer company WorldRemit predicts that 2020 will be the year of intra-African remittances. The World Bank already estimates that migrant workers within Africa send remittances in excess of $14 billion dollars each year, and in 2018 intra-African remittances represented 20% of global remittance flows according to Ecobank Group. The African Continental […]

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 Govt to launch ECG credit mobile APP on Feb 18 – Bawumia

Govt to launch ECG credit mobile APP on Feb 18 – Bawumia

The government will on February 18, 2020 launch a mobile application to enable customers of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) to buy prepaid credit via mobile phones directly without having to visit sales points. The Vice President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, who announced this at a Town Hall Meeting in Kumasi Tuesday, [February 11, 2020], said the mobile app […]

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 How Advancements in Biotech Help Fight the Coronavirus

How Advancements in Biotech Help Fight the Coronavirus

[sg_popup id=”32078″ event=”inherit”][/sg_popup]Due to advancements in genetic technology, fighting the coronavirus now is much easier, faster and cheaper than it would be a few years ago. Only two weeks after the virus was reported to the World Health Organisation (WHO), scientists were able to isolate the virus and understand its’ entire sequence of genetic material […]

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