USTDA grants $1 Million to support battery storage project in Africa

The United States Trade and Development Agency (USTDA), an independent body of the US government, has reportedly issued a grant of just under USD 1 mi

South African COVID-19 mortality much higher than official toll: SAMRC

A recent report by the South African Medical Research Council (SAMRC) pertaining to excess deaths in the previous year has supposedly found that over

NanoAvionics, OQ Technology partner to bring 5G connectivity to Africa

In a bid to support the increasing demand for 5G connectivity in the continent, NanoAvionics has announced establishing a strategic partnership with O

AstraZeneca hits vaccine shipment goal as EU sues over shipment delays

In a new milestone, pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca Plc, has reportedly delivered 50 million doses of its COVID-19 vaccine across countries in the Eu

Invest Africa, DLA Piper to support renewable energy projects in Africa

Invest Africa, the leading trade and investment platform for African markets has partnered with global law firm, DLA Piper, to support the d

China to improve COVID-19 support for Belgium, Sudan, and Suriname

Chinese State Councilor and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Wang Yi, has reportedly stated that China has further extended its support to Belgium, Sudan,

Paystack officially launches in South Africa post Stripe acquisition

Paystack, a Nigerian fintech startup that powers businesses with payment API, has announced its official launch in South Africa following its acq

Lami raises $1.8 million to promote digital insurance across Africa

Kenya-based startup, Lami Technologies has reportedly raised $1.8 million in seed funding. The insurance company is planning to direct these funds tow

Carry1st secures $6Mn funds to set foot in Africa’s gaming market

The company will focus on partnering with global gaming studios and expanding its product portfolio Carry1st, an Africa-centric mobile game publishe

Amazon’s tax-free €44 billion Europe sales income raises questions

Tech leader Amazon’s recent corporate filings in Luxembourg have given rise to speculations about the firm’s tax planning. The company rep

Kaspersky teams up with DataGroupIT to expand in West Africa

Russian cybersecurity firm, Kaspersky has initiated a partnership with DataGroupIT to gain access to new markets in Nigeria and Ghana. The p

Banks, partners pledge $17 billion to boost food security in Africa

A group of multilateral development banks and their development partners have reportedly pledged more than $17 billion to improve food security and ov