A New Touch of Africa

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Africa by it’s stature is made up of systems that spur a plethora of opportunities for generating new businesses. Explore the world of entrepreneurship, investment, science, and technology in Africa.

Joycee Awosika: An employer of labor through the power of Oríkì

Joycee Awosika is a true African entrepreneur breaking grounds through her unique wellness and luxury spa brand, ORÍKÌ. She launched a powerful brand called ORÍKÌ — a cultural phenomenon amongst Yoruba-speakers of West Africa — which literally has the touch of an African identity. Joycee is also an energy economist and has ever since, from …

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wow!Lotto Makes Way Into Nigeria: Up To ₦300,000,000 To Be Won!

First interactive online lottery game platform in Nigeria, wow!lotto has launched with an offering  of a unique combination of the lottery game mechanics with an online casino visualization for Nigerians, providing an opportunity for fun and winnings of up to N300,000,000.  A first of its kind in Nigeria, wow!lotto, a lottery game with exceptional bright interactive features for …

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How has Africa been handling COVID-19?

In a recent interview, Dr John Nkengasong, the Africa CDC director, says the continent has been working in combating the Covid-19 crisis and hasn’t been idle. Currently in South Africa battling with the third wave of the disease, the government has authorized partial lockdown and also extended nighttime curfew. Here’s what Nkengasong has to say …

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COVID-19: Tunis Goes On Lockdown As Cases Skyrocket

Tunis, the capital of Tunisia, has gone on a partial lockdown today due to Covid-19 crisis reaching its highest daily rate since the outbreak globally. In some areas where the cases are way too high, the Tunisian government went all out authorizing a full lockdown. The areas include four regions — the governorates of Beja …

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PAGA: The Next Big Thing In Africa

Eyitayo David Oviosu, simply Tayo Oviosu is the founder and CEO of Paga, a mobile payments company dealing with the digitalization of cash in emerging economies. Paga founded in 2009 now processes trillions of Naira today becoming a fintech giant from Africa spreading its wings outside the continent. With U.S. billionaire investor Tim Draper and …

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TWITTER SETS UP AFRICAN HEADQUARTERS IN GHANA

TWITTER SETS UP AFRICAN HEADQUARTERS IN GHANA

Twitter announced on Monday, 12th April, the recruitment of an eleven-member team in Ghana, thereby making the West African country its headquarters for the African continent. In an official statement released by the company, it said: “Today, in line with our growth strategy, we are pleased to announce that we are building a team in …

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COVID-19: Nigeria Produces Local Vaccines

COVID-19: Nigeria Produces Local Vaccines

On Monday, 22nd of March, Secretary to the Government of the Federation and Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Boss Mustapha, mentioned that Nigeria has, courtesy of its scientists, produced at least two local COVID-19 vaccines. The vaccines are, by virtue of his testimony, currently awaiting clinical trials and certifica­tion before becoming useful …

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FLUTTERWAVE PARTNERS WITH PAYPAL

FLUTTERWAVE PARTNERS WITH PAYPAL TO ENHANCE PAN-AFRICAN TRANSACTIONS

Fintech company Flutterwave has teamed up with U.S. payments giant PayPal to enable the latter’s customers pay African merchants through its platform, the Africa-focused payments firm said on Tuesday. The collaboration will connect small and medium enterprises with the more than 377 million PayPal account holders globally, Flutterwave said, eliminating the barrier to cross-border commerce. …

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Alex

ALEX ORIAIFO: The Four-Eyed Edo King of Content Breaking the Internet

INTERVIEW WITH ALEX ORIAIFO Alex Oriaifo is really a budding polymath. An artist, economist, dancer, influencer, and ghostwriter; he is the epitome of how much social media can redefine odds in the favor of a man living in a very dysfunctional system. He is also the Founder of House Of 308. Hello, Alex. It’s a …

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G-Gateway

How G-Gateway is Coding Digital Opportunities for Women in IT

G-Gateway is pioneered by the two women remarking their ingenuity amid the pandemic, climate change crisis, and in a male-dominated industry. It is the first female-led tech company in Gaza founded by Bassma Ali and Tasha Abu Safieh. Out of the uncertainties of an unusual year, the ICT company has set out to support women …

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