CGEM & BusinessEurope to revive Morocco-EU trade & investment agreement

With growth and development steaming across the world, nations are establishing new partnerships and reviving the old ones to incorporate new strategi

Stitch raises $21 Mn for API expansion and integrated financial platform

In a recent development in the fintech space, Stitch, one of the leading players developing and operating the APIs across Africa, has confirmed raisin

REDU inaugurates first interactive retail store in Manhattan

As climate change initiatives take a high road, organizations and brands are contributing to do their bit. To this end, REDU, a zero-waste luxury furn

WHO declares Africa’s withdrawal from the COVID-19 pandemic phase

The COVID-19 pandemic has been lingering in the global economy since the last two years and has transformed the conventional ways of living life compl

BasiGo raises $4.3M in seed funding to provide electric buses in Kenya

Kenyan electric vehicle (EV) startup, BasiGo, has reportedly secured more than $4.3 million in its latest seed funding round to accelerate the launch

African startups raise around $5.2Bn in funding last year, says reports

Startups in Africa have supposedly raised record-breaking funding in 2021, ranging between $4.3 billion to $5.2 billion, as per data-tracking publicat

WFP aims for $327Mn funding to tackle severe droughts in Horn of Africa

The United Nations World Food Program (WFP) has reportedly called for a funding of 37.15 billion shillings (approx. USD 327 million), as its response

Meta terminates low-cost Express Wi-Fi in sub-Saharan Africa

The sub-Saharan countries in Africa face a connectivity crunch as Meta announces discontinuation of its affordable Express Wi-Fi internet services, in

IAEA launches initiative to curb global disparity in cancer treatment

With the cancer fatalities predicted to rise by 60% in the upcoming two decades, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has announced launching

Africa publicizes its plan for ramping up the vaccination rate six-fold

The supply of vaccines to Africa has significantly risen in order to ramp up the vaccination process in the continent. Although, the continent struggl

Oracle commits US$1 million to support tech startups across Africa

Oracle Corporation, the American multinational computer technology enterprise based in Texas, has reportedly announced a US$1 million investment to su

S African scientists to investigate link between COVID & untreated HIV

A team of leading scientists at the NGS-SA (Network for Genomic Surveillance, South Africa) will be reportedly studying COVID-19 and HIV in tandem, as