Thirteen kilometres north-east of Keetmanshoop, on the farm Gariganus, is a huge Quiver Tree (Afrikaans name: Kokerboom) forest. This is not what one usually thinks of as a “forest”, but it is an amazing collection of approximately 250 455 more words
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Global early-stage startups competition Seedstars World has announced the 12 startups that will pitch at its event in Harare, Zimbabwe on October 30, with the winner earning the chance to pitch for up to US$1 million in funding at the global final next year.
South African startup Cognition.Online has launched its on-demand mobile application connecting students with qualified tutors in various fields.
Mark Zuckerberg is not the only Western business leader paying attention to Africa. The Facebook founder’s recent visits to Nigeria and Kenya gave a high-profile boost to the tech community, but this trail is being blazed by CEOs across a number of sectors.