Autochek buys Cheki Kenya and Uganda to expand presence in East Africa

Autochek, a Nigeria-based automotive technology entity, has taken over Cheki Kenya and Uganda from ROAM (Ringier One Africa Media) for an anonymous sum. 

According to a statement by Autochek, through the acquisition, the entit

Rack Centre, PwC to hold webinar for Africa’s digital transformation

Rack Centre, West Africa’s Carrier Neutral Tier III Data Centre, and PwC, a professional services firm, have collaborated to explore ways to leverage the digital revolution in a second webinar series on Africa, named: ‘The Next Digital Frontier’, foc

Trine and Solarise team up to finance five solar projects in Africa

Trine, a Swedish impact investing platform, has reportedly announced that it has teamed up with pan-African energy leasing firm, Solarise Africa, to invest in five renewable energy projects across the African continent.

According t

LoftyInc Capital to invest USD 10 million in African tech startups

Leading pan-African venture capital firm LoftyInc Capital recently announced the launch of its third fund, dubbed as LoftyInc Afropreneurs Fund 3, with plans to invest USD 10 million in African tech businesses that meet its criteria.

Egypt aims for robust green hydrogen sector with Siemens Energy deal

The Government of Egypt has reportedly announced a collaborative effort with German energy behemoth, Siemens Energy, to build a robust green hydrogen sector in the country.

According to reports, Siemens Energy would work with the E

South Africa turns to private sector for upgrading logistics framework

The South African subcontinent is known for its poor logistics, caused by potholed roads, aging equipment, frequent strikes, and shakedowns at military checkpoints.

To counter this issue, the government is reportedly investing USD

Invest Africa introduces new program to support 500 African MSMEs

Invest Africa, a prominent trade and investment platform for African markets, has introduced a novel program to support more than 500 micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) based in Africa.

Currently, MSMEs act as the support

Ecow-Gas to develop more LNG facilities in West Africa for better reach

Ecow-Gas, a newly formed Netherlands-based infrastructure development firm, plans to build and operate several new LNG facilities in West Africa to enhance market penetration for the fuel in the region.

Ecow-Gas is an affiliate of

PureSoftware accelerates global expansion with a new office in Kenya

PureSoftware, a prominent software firm with expertise in 5G, fintech, and digital transformation, has reportedly opened its first office in Kenya, Africa. The company’s digital solutions and software products, Arttha5G and Arttha Fintech would reach more people