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Africa Roundup: DealDey Acquisition Creates VC Exits

Africa Roundup: DealDey Acquisition Creates VC Exits

Africa’s e-commerce startups continue to total outward investment. This time by Ringier’s acquisition of Nigerian online selling site DealDey for an undisclosed amount. DealDey is a Groupon like startup that aggregates daily discounts on renouned products and services. The try formerly lifted during least $6 million in financing from a Swedish investment organisation Kinnevik. Ringier—a Swiss […]

Vanished animals haunt Africa's growth in scenery series

Vanished animals haunt Africa's growth in scenery series

Wildlife photographer Nick Brandt’s visually overwhelming Inherit The Dust captures a oppressive effects of tellurian growth in places animals really recently used to call home. Brandt has been photographing a wildlife of easterly Africa via his career. Africa, a place where saying an elephant in your backyard wasn’t uncommon, is now repeating a settlement of Western […]

South African council to discuss Zuma impeachment suit on Tuesday

JOHANNESBURG South Africa’s council will discuss on Tuesday a suit to cite President Jacob Zuma, National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete said, after a tip justice ruled a boss had disregarded a constitution. South Africa’s inherent justice ruled on Thursday that Zuma had unsuccessful to defend a structure by ignoring orders from a open guardian that […]

What subsequent for South Africa's Zuma after Nkandla ruling?

What subsequent for South Africa's Zuma after Nkandla ruling?

Image copyright AFP Image caption The Nkandla chateau has turn a domestic headache for Mr Zuma Following President Jacob Zuma’s reparation live on TV on Friday night is a 73-year-old personality approaching to see out his remaining 3 years in office? The statute on Thursday by South Africa’s Constitutional Court – that he breached a […]

The 'next Einstein'

The 'next Einstein'

Image copyright NEF/Clément Tardif Image caption The Next Einstein Forum was hold in Senegal final month Back in 2008, South African physicist Neil Turok gave a debate in that he announced his wish that a subsequent Einstein would be from Africa. It was a rallying call for investment in maths and production investigate in Africa. […]

Uber expands in Africa as surrogate for open transit

Uber expands in Africa as surrogate for open transit

Toggle navigation Salt Lake City 42 °Traffic / Ski Report APR 2, 2016  |  Salt Lake City 42 °  |  Traffic / Ski Report Uber Technologies skeleton to start handling in 3 new African countries by a finish of June, fluctuating a strech 2 1/2 years after introducing a ride-hailing use in a continent. The […]

Time for South Africa's Jacob Zuma to Step Down

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Only Apr Fools Think Africa Is A Country!

Only Apr Fools Think Africa Is A Country!

i In a shining April Fools’ day spoof, a Washington Post declared, “Weary professors give up, concur that Africa is a country.” The authors are professors who concentration on African countries: Laura Seay during Colby College, and Kim Yi Dionne, who’s during Smith College. “It doesn’t matter how many map quizzes we give or how […]

South Africa's President Defends His Conduct Amid Spiraling Crisis

JOHANNESBURG—South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma on Friday mounted a daring invulnerability of his care amid a spiraling predicament over allegations of crime and inherent misconduct. “There was no counsel bid to mishandle a structure on my part,” Mr. Zuma said. A day earlier, South Africa’s top justice ruled he had flouted a structure by unwell […]

South Africa's Jacob Zuma defied constitution, tip justice rules

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