Huawei announces US$200,000 contest for innovative app developers in Africa

Huawei, the global tech giant, has announced the 2021 Huawei HMS App Innovation Contest (Apps UP), a premier global contest for mobile application developers. The competition aims to attract established and emerging talent in the application development space, and showcase their efforts in creating seamless, smart, and innovative digital experiences […]

West Africa largest hackathon is set to take place in Lagos-#TechMoney

The largest hackathon in West Africa is set to take place in Lagos, Nigeria from  Friday 13th – Sunday 15th of August 2021. Developers in Nigeria are called upon on a quest to “Leveraging Artificial Intelligence to Drive Digital Transformation in Africa” –– the theme of this year’s Hackathon.  Africa has registered impressive […]

MTN plans to bring digital insurance and investment services to Africans in partnership with Sanlam

Africa’s largest telco, MTN Group is partnering with insurtech firm, Sanlam to build a digital insurance and investment business for its users across the continent. The exclusive strategic alliance (the Alliance) will distribute Sanlam Group insurance and investment products as part of MTN’s fintech offering across Africa. “It will provide people across […]