Sello Moloi

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Startups Editor.

South Africa's animation industry boost

A new partnership between South Africa's Tshimologong Digital Innovation Precinct and the National Film and Video Foundation with France-based animation school, Gobelins, and the French Embassy in South Africa is looking to boost the country's animation industry.

MEST Africa's 4th annual summit

MEST Africa recently held its 4th annual summit in Nairobi, Kenya. Apart from talks and workshops, 3 startups each wio $50,000 in equity investment from MEST and $25,000 in credit from Microsoft.

AfriLabs expanded into 6 new countries

AfriLabs has added new member tech hubs from Guinea, Mauritius, South Sudan, Libya, Tunisia and Botswana. This brings AfriLabs total membership to 158 hubs in 45 African countries.

Creating music and art using AI

AI Expo Africa has launched a competition challenging data scientists to create original art and music using AI. Those interested must be citizens of an African country and must be living in Africa.

African startups invited to apply

Ingressive Capital, an Africa-focused seed-stage venture capital firm are joining Student Entrepreneurship Week Pan-Africa to find the brightest African startups for up to $100,000 funding. The event takes place from 22-24 July 2019 in Accra, Ghana.

Inspiration for young entrepreneurs

Facebook Africa hosted a Youth Enterprise and Skills Day in partnership with South Africa's Department of Small Business Development. The event was aimed at inspiring young South Africans about how to build and grow business through leveraging digital marketing.

New business competition announced

A new competition called the he 2X Invest2Impact – Business Competition has been announced. It aims to support the growth of high potential, women-owned businesses to increase their commerciality and impact.