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Tizeti Launches NextGen To Tackle Poor Internet Connectivity In Africa

News

Aug. 13, 2021, 11:56 a.m.

The new products encompass the company’s commitment to widening the broadband envelope in Nigeria with more robust internet plans, expanding coverage, especially in Nigeria, Africa’s most populous country, and a focus on accelerating internet availability across the continent with a new venture fund

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Press Release: Startup Accra And Digital Times Africa Announces Alliance To Foster African Startups’ Growth

Press Release

June 17, 2021, 1:02 p.m.

The partnership is a collaborative effort of the media agency and the startup community to co-create contents, accelerate startups and offer them the platform to attract partnerships and funding opportunities.

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Fintech Platform Layer Allies With UBA To Foster Digital Transformation In Kenya

Fintech

June 16, 2021, 11:18 a.m.

The coalition will add 18 million users across 25 different countries to Layer’s platform. At the same time, UBA will provide banking services in different jurisdictions from one central platform without altering core banking systems.

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Distribution Automation Platform Marketforce Acquires Digiduka To Expand Its Services Across Africa.

Startups

June 15, 2021, 12:52 p.m.

Digiduka, on the other hand, is an eCommerce platform that allows informal retailers to make extra money by reselling digital services such as airtime, electricity tokens, and bill payments. Since its launch, Digiduka has acquired over 6,800 merchants across several major Kenyan towns and is on track to triple its user base and process over $5 million in transactions through its platform in 2021.

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Ethiopia Signs Collaboration Agreement With The Internet Society To Advance A Digital Economy

News

June 10, 2021, noon

The collaboration, therefore, will support the implementation of last year’s strategy to help the country develop digital services to advance critical sectors that drive economic growth, such as agriculture, manufacturing, services, and tourism.

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SHAREit Ranks Second Fastest-Growing Digital Content Distribution Platform in Africa

Tech World

May 4, 2021, 1:18 p.m.

SHAREit is a global file-sharing, gaming, and content streaming application. In Africa, SHAREit’s growth in Africa can be attributed to its zero mobile data file-sharing capability, keeping the cost of sharing at zero for its African users.

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