A Call For Vendors

A Call For Vendors

Dear AFRICAN BUSINESS OWNERS and BRANDS. AFRIBABAH.COM is Africa’s growing E-Commerce platform, created with the goal of facilitating sales between promoters/producers of made in Cameroon/Africa and potential consumers of these products. With a vendor account, the platform gives you the opportunity to own a shop online and sell from home, using just your mobile phone…

Applications open for Future of Work Africa accelerator programme

Applications open for Future of Work Africa accelerator programme

Village Capital and IFC have opened applications for the Future of Work Africa accelerator programme, which will offer 20-30 startups help in building and scaling solutions addressing unemployment in Sub-Saharan Africa. Since 2009, Village Capital has supported more than 1,000 early-stage entrepreneurs through its investment readiness programme, while the VilCap Investments fund has invested in…

Egyptian startups invited to apply for latest MINT Incubator

Egyptian startups invited to apply for latest MINT Incubator

EGBank and Cairo Angels have opened applications for the latest edition of the MINT Incubator, which helps startups grow and become investment-ready. Cairo Angels – which invests in and supports startups across the Middle East and Africa – and EGBank partnered to launch the three-month equity-free MINT Incubator in 2018, and there have been several…

US development corp bets $300 million on Africa’s data storage

US development corp bets $300 million on Africa’s data storage

The US International Development Finance Corporation has joined a push into Africa’s rapidly growing data storage market with a $300 million investment in the expansion of Africa Data Centres, the data storage arm of Johannesburg-based Liquid Telecom. Zimbabwean telecoms billionaire Strive Masiyiwa, whose Econet Group controls Liquid, has already staked the potential of investment into…

SUEDE SHOES

SUEDE SHOES

You’ve probably heard a friend singing about “suede shoes” or perhaps seen advertisement about suede shoes, jackets etc. Suede is a high-quality form of leather, made from the underside of the animal hide. It’s characterized by a soft smooth surface, and it is popular for fashion items, like shoes, accessories, and jackets. What Is Suede?…

Sudan Removed from US ‘State Sponsors of Terrorism’ list Transfering $335 Million as compensation to the US.

Sudan Removed from US ‘State Sponsors of Terrorism’ list Transfering $335 Million as compensation to the US.

Sudan is removed from US ‘State Sponsors of Terrorism’ list On Friday, October 23, U.S. President Donald Trump signed a waiver to remove Sudan from the state sponsors of terrorism list. As part of the agreement, the U.S. administration has negotiated for Sudan to transfer $355 million to compensate U.S. victims of terrorism and their…