• Information highway

    Information highway

    The construction of an additional data centre in Nairobi has commenced. Once complete, the facility will add 15 MW of IT load to Africa Data Centres’ NBO1 Nairobi Data Centre… Read more

    Power play

    Power play

    A mobile game publisher based in Africa has raised US$27 million in funding. With this round of capital, full-stack publishing solution Carry1st aims to improve monetisation across the region using… Read more

    Mineral wealth

    Mineral wealth

    An African phosphate producer has confirmed the first bulk sale from the site of South Africa’s second-largest phosphate deposit. Kropz, an emerging producer and developer of plant nutrient feed minerals… Read more

    Glistening prospect

    Glistening prospect

    Zimbabwe’s gold coins sold for more than US$2 000 each for the first time since their introduction last year. The Mosi-oa-Tunya gold coins, named after Victoria Falls, were priced at… Read more

    Opportunity abounds

    Opportunity abounds

    African start-ups raised a record US$5.3 billion last year. The investment exceeded the previous year by US$100 000, and the overall number of deals grew by 20% to 964. More… Read more