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$300m for STEM skills development

The African Development Bank is partnering with the Association for the Development of Education in Africa and the African Union to launch a US$300 …

Facebook is going after fake news in local African languages

Facebook is going local as it doubles down on tackling its global fake news problem. The social media giant is …

Motorcycle-hailing startups are battling each other—and the law—to win in Africa’s largest city

By Yomi KazeemMay 31, 2019 When a customer scrolls through the options on a ride-hailing app in Lagos, Africa’s largest …

Kinaya Ventures Launches Spring Fellowship to Support African Tech-Enabled Startups

Kinaya Ventures in partnership with Nestlé launched Spring Fellowship—a 4-month accelerator program—on May 27, 2019, in Accra, Ghana. The program …

The push towards artificial intelligence in Africa

By Mary-Ann Russon Business reporter, BBC NewsImage copyright GOOGLEImage caption Google Africa’s head of AI Moustapha CisseArtificial intelligence (AI) is one of the …

Role of the Media in Mozambique

AfricaNow! May 29, 2019 Role of the Media in Mozambique Summary—Topic and Guest: AfricaNow! features Role of the Media in …