Gokada to launch ride-hailing service in Nigeria as part of super app

Ride-hailing company Gokada has announced its plans to launch ride-hailing services in Nigeria as part of its ‘super app’. According to r

ICASA extends temporary spectrum use by three months in South Africa

South Africa’s telecom regulator, Independent Community Authority of South Africa (ICASA) has extended the use of temporary radio frequency spec

African fintech startup OPay to raise $400 million to fuel expansion

OPay, a leading Africa-focused fintech firm with Chinese backers is reportedly in talks to raise as much as $400 million in funding. The planned fundr

Raxio builds Uganda’s first carrier-neutral data center facility

African company- Raxio has announced the introduction of the first advanced tier III carrier-neutral data center at its facility in Kampala Industrial

Senegal's Theodore-Monod museum reopens after a year of being closed

With many museums reopening their doors across the globe, the Theodore-Monod museum of art (Musee Theodore Monod dArt africain) in Dakar, Senegal, has

China announces COVID-19 vaccine supply to 40 African countries

China has reportedly announced its plans to supply COVID-19 vaccines to almost 40 African nations. The country has described its action as ‘pure

OPPO Kenya launches new smart band with oxygen analysis feature

Chinese consumer electronics company, OPPO has expanded its wearable device presence in Kenya with the launch of OPPO Band which will be available in

Saudi pledges $1 billion support for Africa’s post-pandemic recovery

Saudi Arabia has reportedly pledged support to African countries with $1 billion worth of loans and investments this year. Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed

AfDB, EBRD unite for sustainable private sector funding in Africa

With the need for private sector funding and participation in climate mitigation in Africa prolifically rising, international investment enterprises a