AfricaCom 2019 to feature new AfricaTech Centre Stage

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New feature at
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Tuesday, Sep 17th

Nigeria overtakes SA in tech start-up race

Nigeria overtakes SA in tech start-up race

Latest report from Disrupt Africa finds based on funding secured, Nigerian start-ups overtook SA in 2017.

Analytics should drive Africa's investment in digital tech

Analytics should drive Africa's investment in digital tech

CIO of GE Africa explains the significance of this approach.

Nigeria's SureBids gets backing from Silicon Valley-based accelerator.

Nigeria's SureBids gets backing from Silicon Valley-based accelerator

Owner of SureGifts & SureRemit to join investment firm and business accelerator 500 Startups.

Google announces Lagos on Street View, Launchpad Space

Google announces Lagos on Street View, Launchpad Space

CEO Sundar Pichai makes one of several surprise announcements at 'Google for Nigeria' event.

BBC collaborates with Nigeria's digital innovators.

BBC collaborates with Nigeria's digital innovators

Two teams from Lagos have been picked for a BBC digital pilot to help the broadcaster reach young African audiences.

Microsoft partner Nigerian ministry to improve investment climates

Microsoft partner Nigerian ministry to improve investment climates

Initiative aims to tackle the lack of credible and timely investment-related information.

Nigeria-based digital printing startup secures six-figure investment.

Nigeria-based digital printing startup secures six-figure investment

EchoVC Partners is funding Printivo in a bid to capitalise on Nigeria's growing demand for printing services.

Lagos readies to launch mass coding initiative

Lagos readies to launch mass coding initiative

CodeLagos, scheduled for later this month, involves collaboration between state govt and private sector.

Nigeria's Stock Exchange racks up tech to bolster operations.

Nigeria's Stock Exchange racks up tech to bolster operations

NSE partners with local data centre to streamline trading.

Zuckerberg inspiration for Nigeria's startups.

Zuckerberg inspiration for Nigeria's startups

Facebook founder engages with local entrepreneurs, developers during visit to Sub-Saharan Africa.

Nigeria's startups face tough competition.

Nigeria's startups face tough competition

Support system for startups still lacking in West African country says Seedstars Africa manager.