Strive Masiyiwa
Feb 10, 2021

Tech, telecommunications investment a windfall for Africa’s billionaires

Forbes Africa details exploits of several entrepreneurs who have made it onto the list.
Dec 21, 2020

Netflix’s strategic move – enter Strive Masiyiwa

Zimbabwean telecommunication entrepreneur first African to be appointed to the Netflix board.
Oct 28, 2020

Construction underway on new US$100m datacentre in Lagos

Liquid Telecom’s Strive Masiyiwa confirms Africa Data Centres is busy with latest project.
Aug 13, 2020

Malawi engages Econet’s Masiyiwa for affordable internet

Authorities look for a way to address the increasing cost of data.
Jul 20, 2020

Africa’s PPE portal expands, secures Gates Foundation partnership

The Africa Medical Supplies Platform experiences a surge in demand for medical supplies from AU member states, amid a peak in coronavirus infections.
Jun 19, 2020

Africa’s ‘Amazon’ for COVID-19 medical supplies launches

The Africa Medical Supplies Platform unlocks access to critical COVID-19 medical equipment for all member states of the African Union.
May 20, 2020

Liquid Telecom eyes datacentre expansion in Ghana, Nigeria

Strive Maiyiwa confirms intention after Africa Data Centres Standard Bank deal gets official green light.
May 13, 2020

Zimbabwe’s Econet to mobilise 100 000 COVID-19 test kits

Kits to be used for commercial purposes and also available free of charge to vulnerable groups.
Apr 16, 2020

Generation Africa kicks off next agritech competition for Africa

Organisers say the 2020 competition launched amid the coronavirus pandemic will give hope and support to agripreneurs on the African continent.
Feb 24, 2020

Liquid Telecom announces first fibre service in South Sudan

First phase of an agreement that covers 300km fibre backbone linking Uganda to Juba.
Nov 18, 2019

Jack Ma Foundation dishes out cash to African 'netpreneurs'

Alibaba founder Jack Ma awards R15 million in prize money to 10 entrepreneurs from across the continent.