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Eden Life raises $1.4m to digitise house chores for African properties

Eden Life raises $1.4m to digitise house chores for African properties

Eden Life, a Nigeria-based startup digitising home service for homes across Africa, has raised a seed round of $1.4 million to ramp up more market share, bringing its total investment to $2 million. The investment…

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How Ydev is rising African tech ability in partnership with Microsoft, IBM, Google

How Ydev is rising African tech ability in partnership with Microsoft, IBM, Google

Over the past decade, Africa has emerged as a place of digital innovation as entrepreneurs address development challenges using technology. But when it comes to tech talent, the continent is sometimes overlooked by global tech…

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Africa’s monetary hubs toughen global rankings, Kigali and Lagos made a debut

Africa’s monetary hubs toughen global rankings, Kigali and Lagos made a debut

This article was contributed to TechCabal by Conrad Onyango/bird Africa’s emerging financial hubs are posting marked improvements on a global index, signalling an opening up of regional economies – and jostling for status. Cities across…

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Kenya’s excessive court components landmark ruling in opposition to Uber

Kenya’s excessive court components landmark ruling in opposition to Uber

In 2016, 34 plaintiffs filed a suit against Uber Kenya Limited. Their claim? Uber’s group of companies had violated an online contract signed by drivers in Kenya.  According to court documents, the contract stipulated that…

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TechCabal Day-to-day – Keep the unicorns 🦏

TechCabal Day-to-day – Keep the unicorns 🦏

13 OCTOBER, 2021 Good morning ☀️ ️ Twitter will now allow users to remove unwanted followers. The feature is still being rolled out to users across the world but, very soon, everyone will be able…

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alsoug raises $5m in first foreign funding into Sudanese tech in 30 years

alsoug raises $5m in first foreign funding into Sudanese tech in 30 years

alsoug, the largest digital marketplace in Sudan, has closed a $5 million investment round to scale its digital payment network. The investment is co-led by Egyptian fintech unicorn, Fawry, and a “wider consortium of Western…

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Klasha launches in Ghana to facilitate e-commerce and spoiled-border payments

Klasha launches in Ghana to facilitate e-commerce and spoiled-border payments

Klasha, a Lagos- and San Francisco-based startup that provides technology infrastructure services for cross-border commerce in Africa, on Tuesday announced its expansion into Ghana. According to Klasha, its suite of solutions helps Africans buy from…

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What untapped alternatives are in Nigeria’s agency banking space?

What untapped alternatives are in Nigeria’s agency banking space?

With around 8,000 bank branches – most of them in big cities – in a country of 200 million people, formal banking services remain out of the reach of most Nigerians. A quarter of respondents…

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TechCabal Daily – Oracle’s cloudy different

TechCabal Daily – Oracle’s cloudy different

12 OCTOBER, 2021 Good morning ☀️ ️ A year after his passing, Netflix is partnering with Howard University to establish a scholarship worth $5.4 million in Chadwick Boseman’s honour.  The Chadwick A. Boseman Memorial Scholarship…

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Data Science Nigeria builds AI-enabled merchandise for the underserved

Data Science Nigeria builds AI-enabled merchandise for the underserved

In 2014, Olubayo Adekanmbi, a data analytics expert, took a study leave from MTN Nigeria to complete a PhD in London. He was the general manager of Analytics, Business Intelligence & Data Science at the…