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Work-Life Trends In 2021

“Work will never be the same again”, do we fully understand what this really means now? What lessons did we learn in 2021 about work and the New Normal? Corporate HR practitioner, Teju’ Fola’-Alade, and technical recruiter, Olufemi Akojede, discuss...

Global Expansion For African Tech And Its Impact

African startups are taking the risky bet of expanding beyond the continent for growth and profits.  In 2020, Nigerian mobile money service announced, Paga, announced expansion plans to Mexico and the Philippines as part of a $10 million funding...

How Did Lagos Become Nigeria’s Tech Capital

Eko, as Lagos is called by the locals, has been dubbed by some as the Silicon Valley of Africa, with investors from around the world coming to invest millions of dollars yearly and producing some of Africa’s best startups such as Iroko TV...

Digitalising The Economy: Is Crypto The Future Of Money?

The Crypto industry as a whole has seen a momentous year of growth heavily spurred by the entrance of institutional investors adopting bitcoin and African tech enthusiasts are not far behind. For now, it serves mainly as investment purposes, but can...

Impact of Tech On Entertainment Industry

The advancement of technology has helped people all over Africa numerous ways. One area that has seen a paradigm shift is the entertainment industry. Sure, entertainment can, in one form or another, be traced back to the dawn of man. However...

Role Of Media In Tech

The role of the media in the society in cannot be overemphasized. In the past, there were less tech blogs, tech podcasts, and tech channels. More than ever, before telling stories of the Africa tech, how does this impact the ecosystem? For an...

How I Got Funding To Scale My Tech Startup?

One of the fundamentals of successfully scaling a tech startup or any business in general is to raise capital to fund and grow your concept. However, this happens to be one of the greatest challenges for tech founders in Africa who have amazing...

Where Does Tech Money Come From?

African startups raised a meagre $400 million in 2015 compared to the $2 billion that came into the continent in 2019. In 2020, tech startups funding surpassed $700 million and this figure is expected to rise in the coming years. However, the big...

Tech Brain Drain In Africa

With the continuous rise and growth of tech companies across Africa, now more than ever, it is important to have the skilled talent to keep the ecosystem succeeding. Unfortunately, research has shown that Africa is losing some of its best tech minds...