Category: News

  • omg digital seed funding

    BREAKING : OMG Digital Raises $1.1m in Seed Funding From International Investors

    According Information coming from the camp of techpoint.ng, OMG Digital, a Ghanaian tech startup, has raised seed funding of $1.1 million from international investors. Investors in this funding round are: Kima Ventures, Soma Capital, Comcast Ventures Catalyst Fund, Social Capital, M&Y Growth Partners, and Macro Venture and a couple of other angel investors. With its OMGVoice […] More

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    Full List of Nominees For 2017 Premium Bank Ghana Startup Awards

    The African Network of Entrepreneurs (TANOE) through its flagship initiative; The Startup Network has announced finalists for the 2017 Premium Bank Ghana Startup Awards. The Premium Bank Ghana Startup Awards which is in its 2nd year was designed to reward the works and contributions of startups to the Ghanaian economy and also create a thriving […] More

  • yenko taxi services launched

    Yenko Taxi Services Launched in Accra

    On a daily basis Ghanaian commuters have to deal with unsafe and poorly maintained taxis, haggling over prices and being at the mercy of the elements. What if someone selected the nicest taxis and made them convenient for you to get. That’s what Yenko Taxi has done. You can now get a neat, air-conditioned taxi […] More

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    Busy Launches Phase 2 of Jump Portal With ‘Jump Academy’

    Busy has launched the second phase of its e-learning and social portal, JUMP. Branded JUMP Academy, the addition to the already exciting online educational portal sees the inclusion of audio-visual materials covering various academic and professional courses put together by experienced professionals and lecturers tailored to the local curriculum. JUMP. JUMP Academy has been added […] More

  • itel Super Fans Influencer Programme Launched in Accra

    PHOTOS : itel Launches Super Fans Influencer Programme in Accra

    Ghana’s most affordable and durable phone producer itel Ghana last Saturday at Osu, Impact Hub Accra, held a colorful event to launch its influencer program dubbed itel Super Fans. The program seek to create a program that will collaborate and engage with bloggers, social media influencers and offline media persons to create contents that will […] More

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    TechCrunch to Host a Startup Competition With Facebook in Kenya; Here’s How to Participate

    TechCrunch is bringing the Startup Battlefield competition to Africa. This is the first time TechCrunch will be hosting a startup competition in Africa. Thanks to Facebook for sponsoring this event. The event will be happening in Nairobi, Kenya on the the 11th of October 2017. TechCrunch is looking for Sub-Saharan Africa’s best innovators, makers and technical entrepreneurs […] More

  • whatsapp pin chats

    You can now Pin Chats on WhatsApp; Here’s how to Do It

    WhatsApp has finally introduced the new pin chats feature for all Android users. The pin chat feature in WhatsApp allows users to pin favorite chats on top of the Chats tab. With the new feature, WhatsApp users can pin up to three contacts on top of rest of the conversations. WhatsApp in a statement announcing […] More

  • Taxify Accra Ghana

    On-demand Transport Service, Taxify, Set To Launch in Accra

    In June, Taxi-hailing service Uber  began operations in Accra, but seems another competitor, Taxify is also coming to town (Taxify ba krom). According to reports, the online transport technology company, is set to begin operations on October 14th this year. The Taxify app will allow customers to use their smartphones to request trips from the nearest Taxify […] More

  • ghana police band

    Police Band To Rock Accra With Peace Concert

    The Ghana Police Band will on October 12, 2016, host a massive election concert towards a peaceful general election come December 7, this year at the National Theatre in Accra. The concert is being organised by the band, in collaboration with its counterparts from Germany. Performing at the event will be bandsmen from the other […] More

  • hilton hotel accra

    Hilton Enters Accra With Its First Modular Hotel in Africa

    American multinational hospitality company, Hilton Worldwide has joined the long list of international hotels operating in Accra, as it announces plans to open a 280-guest room facility in Accra by 2018. To be called the Hilton Garden Inn, the facility will be Africa’s first modular build hotel. In a statement, the hotelier said the multi […] More