The Mastercard Foundation has selected 12 fellows for its inaugural EdTech challenge that will benefit from support to expand their operations and improve secondary teaching and learning across the continent.
Parents have been urged to play a central role in determining what their children are doing online, this as the latest report indicates that only 38 per cent of cyberbullying victims are willing to admit to their parents.
Kenya Fintech startup, JointPesa in partnership with Finserve Africa has launched an e-commerce transaction platform dabbed “JointPesa” which will see both online customers and sellers protected from online cons and fraudsters.
Tlcom has secured an additional $31 million for its TIDE Africa Fund, bringing its Sub Saharan Africa (SSA) fund to $71million, a move which has attracted international investment into the African venture capital firms.
Atlancis Technologies has provided free tranches of the iLearn e-learning content being rolled out by KICD into more than 20,000 state primary schools, in a move to accelerate the digitisation of Kenya’s private primary schools.