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12 African Tech Startups for 3rd Google Launchpad Africa Accelerator

12 African Tech Startups to Feature in 3rd Google Launchpad Africa Accelerator

12 African tech startups will feature in the third google launchpad Africa accelerator programme – a three-month mentorship and tech support initiative that connects startups from around the world including Google staff, methodologies, market leaders, technologies and networks, from over 40 countries. The 12 companies are from six tech driven […]

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Middle East & North Africa Gets 1st 5G Network from Etisalat

Middle East & North Africa Gets 1st 5G Network from Etisalat

Etisalat on Thursday announced its new super-fast 5G network for Middle East and North Africa (Mena) Region smartphones users, with a speed of up to 1Gbps and lower latency around 1 millisecond. The 5G network which will be available for all Etisalat prepaid, post-paid and business customers will be available […]

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World Bank to Support Kenya Projects with $750m

World Bank to Support Kenya’s Projects with $750m

The World Bank will be doling out $750 million to support Kenya’s developmental projects for the first time in many years. The East African nation will enjoy the support as loans from the world financial body in terms of multiple development funding programmes, worth billions of dollars. The loan, which […]

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Zimbabwe to Rebase Economy after adopting new currency

Zimbabwe to Rebase Economy After Adopting New Currency

Zimbabwe’s Finance Minister has disclosed a rebasing of the country’s economy subsequent to the adoption of a new currency earlier this year, noting a slow economic growth caused by a drought and a cyclone that hit eastern regions. Speaking with parliament on Wednesday, Zimbabwe’s Finance Minister Mthuli Ncube explained that […]

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