How The Netherlands and Nigeria are collaborating for an inclusive tech development

The relationship between The Netherlands and Nigeria enjoys a long history starting when the former opened its consulate in Lagos and its embassy in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital city. During this time there have been many collaborations between The Netherlands and Nigeria, adding to the growth of both states, and in recent years those collaborations have ventured into the tech industry as well.

How Kenya is Incorporating and Leveraging ICT For Accelerated Growth

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A traditional view of development is very linear, where a country is expected to go through each stage of the industrial revolution one by one before starting with the next phase, however, newly developed countries have the benefit of being able to adapt their infrastructure to the most recent developments and innovations, allowing them to … Read more

Crypto: Bridging Inequality or Widening the Financial Divide in Africa?

Cryptocurrencies are a hot topic for the financial sectors around the world, raising questions about their role in a modern, ever digitizing world. Some believe crypto to be the cure-all for the flaws in traditional financial systems, others worry that it’ll doom the world, referring to its environmental impact or how it is uncontrolled. It raises the question, what is the impact on the continent that has the fastest-growing market for cryptocurrencies?

How Mobile Money is promoting Financial Inclusion in Africa

Financial inclusion means that individuals and businesses regardless of their status, have access to useful and affordable financial products and services that meet their needs. These financial products may include but are not limited to payments, savings, credit and insurance – delivered in a responsible and sustainable way. 

5 Tech Innovations From Africa That Are Changing The World

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Unleashing the power of innovation in Africa will help create an important platform for widespread sustainable development across the continent. It stems from the need to find immediate, sustainable solutions for critical problems the continent has been facing. Thus it’s not surprising that all over Africa, groundbreaking innovations are created that are changing the world. … Read more

Techy Eyes on Africa- Tourchlighting The Ever-growing Kenyan Tech Ecosystem

Silicon Valley, situated in the South San Francisco Bay Area, California, is the biggest and unarguably the most popular tech ecosystem globally. It is home to Apple, Google, HP, Visa, eBay, Facebook, Nvidia, Adobe, and PayPal.  The presence of these companies in Silicon Valley has made it home to thousands of startups. Unsurprisingly, startups from this … Read more