Start ups

AWIEF opens registration for 2023 innovation forum in Rwanda

The conference has become one of Africa’s leading entrepreneurship, innovation and technology platforms, bringing together more than 1,300 entrepreneurs and startups.
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Smart food cart programme launched for South African townships

Beneficiaries of the programme are provided with working capital, allocated a food cart fitted with location tracking and reporting device, as well as e-commerce app.

Morgan Stanley’s tech accelerator opens 2023 applications

The company’s cash contribution is $250 000 to each company participating in the New York-based programme and £250,000 to each company participating in the London-based program.
Apr 2, 2021

Five startups from Africa compete for $500 000 in world’s largest emerging markets competition

The regional finalists for the Seedstars World Competition 2020/21 have been announced and five startups from Africa have been chosen to join the group of 20 winners advancing to the next stage.

Fewer startups at South by Southwest Interactive festival

According to reports the festival has now become a place for more marketers and media. 
Feb 1, 2013

SAP Africa announces Start-up Forum winners

 The winning start-ups will commence with the Accelerator phase with a two day boot-camp session to fast track the way to building their own HANA based prototypes.
May 21, 2012

Start-up funding controversy

Criticism has been levelled at Kenya's ICT board.