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OLX Group to invest up to $400m in Berlin-based online car marketplace Frontier Car Group

OLX Group, a Prosus company, has announced that it is looking to invest up to $400 million in Berlin-based online car marketplace Frontier Car Group.

Turn.io's machine learning helps power youth employment in South Africa

Turn.io, the recently launched behaviour change chat product, has partnered with Mintor, to scale their award-winning youth employment platform in South Africa.

Naspers to invest R4,6 billion into South African technology businesses

Phuthi Mahanyele-Dabengwa CEO, South Africa of Naspers has reaffirmed the company’s commitment to drive more investment in backing South African technology founders and entrepreneurs.

Towards an inclusive information society across Southern Africa

The Southern Africa Non-Government Organizations Network (SANGONeT) and the Open Society Initiative of Southern Africa (OSISA) Present The Southern Africa Regional Dialogue on Internet Access taking place in Johannesburg, South Africa on the 5thand 6th November 2019.

AfriLabs has expanded its network with 20 new hubs

AfriLabs, the largest pan-African network of technology and innovation hubs has admitted 20 new hubs to its network. This expands the AfriLabs membership strength to an amazing 174 hubs in 45 countries across all the regions of Africa.

Africa's Farmers get access to zero carbon irrigation technologies

A new partnership will help African farmers to rapidly increase yields for many crops with zero carbon irrigation while not suffering from increasing fuel costs which limit their incomes.

Cargo drones are set to transform the transport and logistics sector

While there may be concerns that the effect of cargo drones could be adverse, experts remain optimistic as startup disruptions, major technological advancements and figures suggest a positive state-of-affairs.