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Global Citizen has announced the return of its Move Afrika tour to Accra, Ghana, this year in partnership with Kendrick Lamar’s company pgLANG as curator. This was announced last week at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, with Ghana’s President Nana Akufo Addo and President Paul Kagame of Rwanda in attendance. The organisation’s Move […]

Aboyeji and Koschitzky-Kimani launch ‘African YC’ backed by a $750K USAID grant

Source: Techcabal Iyin Aboyeji, founder of VC firm Future Africa, and general partner Mia von Koschitzky-Kimani are set to launch Accelerate Africa, an accelerator supported by a $750,000 USAID grant. Aboyeji and Koschitzky-Kimani, who have two unicorns and several exits between them, hope to produce the next generation of global businesses. Aiming to be the […]

12th Edition of Tech in Ghana Set to Kick Off the Festive Season in Accra

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Tech in Ghana, the leading platform dedicated to building and strengthening Ghana’s tech ecosystem, is gearing up for its highly anticipated 12th edition.  Since its inception in 2017, Tech in Ghana has played a pivotal role in championing the country’s cutting-edge entrepreneurs and founders; whilst fostering global collaboration, knowledge exchange, and networking among industry leaders, […]

Tech Connect Africa is now BeTechConnected

Tech Connect Africa has announced a change of its company’s identity to BeTechConnected. The decision to rebrand stems from the commitment to evolving with the ever-changing landscape of the industry and ensuring continued relevance and growth. Over the years, BeTechConnected has grown, adapted, and expanded its services to serve the needs of its clients better. As […]

Nigeria set to train 3 million tech talents, as Federal Minister unveils plans over the next four years at Moonshot Conference in Lagos

Nigeria’s Minister of Communications, Innovation, and Digital Economy, Dr. Bosun Tijani has shared the Federal Ministry’s ambitious goal to train 3 million tech talents over the next four years as stated in the ministry’s recently released policy document. Dr. Tijani spoke at Day 1 of TechCabal’s inaugural flagship Moonshot Conference, on Wednesday, October 11, 2023 […]

ThriveAgric Partners Heifer International to Provide 125,000 Smallholder Farmers with Access to Financial Inclusion Services through its AYuTe Project

 Plans to facilitate direct employment to 1,200 young people to boost income sources Abuja, Nigeria | 5th October, 2023 – Agricultural technology company, ThriveAgric, in collaboration with global nonprofit organisation, Heifer International, today hosted a breakfast meeting in Abuja, Nigeria, to mark the official launch of the company’s AYuTe (Agriculture, Youth and Technology) Project. The […]

African Fintech and Web3 Leaders to Convene at the Africa Money and DeFi Summit in Ghana

Over 500 delegates, 250 companies and 75 speakers to connect in Accra, Ghana for the two-day summit focused on driving investments forward and fostering collaborations within the African Fintech and Web3 ecosystems. Accra, Ghana, August 3rd  2023 – The Africa Money and DeFi Summit, supported by Amazon Web Services, Pivo and Fonbnk, aims to connect […]

Tech Nova GH, Ghana’s Premier Tech News Platform, Rebrands to “Tech Labari”

Accra, Ghana – September 4, 2023 – Tech Nova, one of Ghana’s leading source of technology news and insights in Ghana, is excited to announce its rebranding as Tech Labari. The decision to rebrand comes as part of the platform’s growth and evolution to better serve its expanding audience and reflect its core values. “Labari” […]

Photos: Tech in Ghana London 2023

Tech in Ghana, the leading platform that brings together Ghana’s tech ecosystem for global knowledge sharing, valuable networking, and showcasing innovation hosted its 11th edition, last month during London Tech Week. The event successfully brought together key players in the UK-Ghana tech ecosystem, sparking meaningful discussions, and fostering collaborations through interactive sessions, breakout discussions and […]