Andela Rwanda launches tech talent apprenticeship programme

The programme empowers Rwandese nationals with the prerequisite software engineering skills to be future tech leaders.
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Nigeria commits $618m for digital skills, job creation

I-DICE will support 451 tech start-ups, 226 creative enterprises and 75 enterprise support organisations, and the benefits to Nigeria’s economy are pegged at $6.4 billion.

Serena Williams renews investment in Africa’s tech start-up ecosystem

Serena Ventures capital directs undisclosed amount into Nigerian crypto venture Nestcoin.
Apr 30, 2021

Developers, start-ups invited to apply for free Google programmes

Google opens applications for two annual initiatives: the Google for Start-ups Accelerator programme and Africa Developer Scholarship 2021.
Nov 7, 2019

Andela launches Egypt as first fully remote centre

Company has hired over 80 top engineers from Cairo, Alexandria, Damnhour, Port Saeed and Mansoura.
Apr 23, 2019

Serena Williams backs Andela

Tennis champion founded Serena Ventures in 2014 to invest in innovative companies across various industries.
Apr 15, 2019

30,000 Google Africa Certifications Scholarships for 2019

Company confirms applications are open for next round.
Jan 29, 2019

'Africa not investing enough in software development'

Andela's VP of Global Ops Seni Sulyman says software development know-how will help solve many challenges Africans face daily.
Jan 24, 2019

Nigeria's Andela scoops US$100-million in funding

Coding accelerator company takes total funding to $180m with Series D raise.
Aug 2, 2018

Start-up funding to dip in build up to Nigeria's election: report

Deloitte foresees a slowdown in funding for start-ups in the West African economy.
Jul 26, 2018

Nigeria's Andela to establish first tech hub in Kigali

Plan to train and place 500 local software developers within five years.