The Africab start-up wants to develop its VTC service, today in Abidjan, and tomorrow in Dakar and Yaoundé. It offers individuals to invest in its fleet of cars, in exchange for a monthly annuity. Vangsy Goma, the young (31) boss of Africab, is on all fronts. Ten months after launching, last February, a transport vehicle …

It is taking into account the heritage value of a nation, a people and its natural resources, especially for the countries of the Congo Basin, that Patrick Nkounkou, responsible for this project intends to set up the National Digital Museum (M2N) in Brazzaville. The aim of this museum is to provide a place where current …

A large consumer of rice on the continent, Nigeria intends to reduce imports by producing 16% of local consumption. The country, which remains the world’s largest importer of rice, consumes nearly 6.5 million tonnes per year and produces only 2.5. The ambition is therefore to produce 225,000 tonnes of rice by the end of the …

Africa has the youngest population in the world. This young workforce could stimulate and transform innovation in agriculture, but 72% of young Africans live on less than US $ 2 a day. “The agricultural sector is expected to create 8 million stable jobs by 2020 and up to 14 million if its development is accelerated,” …

After VMK, a mobile technology company (in 2009), the young Congolese is launching Vox Tv, a new digital television channel based in Brazzaville. Until now, he was best known for his “made in Africa” ​​phones and tablets. This has earned him the nickname “African Steve Jobs”. Without abandoning its first project, Verona Mankou decided to …

Director at Atlays, which advises future entrepreneurs in the choice of their partners, Frédéric Rensonnet delivers the essential questions to ask. Am I partnering with the right person? Frédéric Rensonnet: Being friend (s), colleague (s) or spouse (s) is not enough. The first thing to do is to learn about the professional background of the …

Five after its creation, Carfully reaches a new level. The West Indian startup, specialist in vehicle rental between individuals in the Overseas Territories has just raised half a million euros from the social investor IMPACT partners. This is called, “putting butter in your spinach”. Carfully, a West Indian startup founded by Yoann Saint-Louis, Satyam Dorville …

The Senegalese Minister of Economy and Finance revealed yesterday that the diaspora contributes each year to the tune of 950 billion F Cfa in the national economy. For Amadou Bâ, the diaspora deserves more than 15 deputies in the National Assembly. “It’s to show that it all fits together, it makes sense. It is impossible …

Cissé Aïssatou Sy Seye, CEO of the private transport company Pendis-CI, also president of the Makhete Cissé Foundation, works daily for the empowerment of women. In this interview with AI, she gives the reasons that prompted her to become entrepreneurs. Tell us what motivated you to leave your job in a multinational company to get …

They are forty, entrepreneurs of Gabonese nationality and elsewhere, who show their know-how at Antô business, a show opened Wednesday at Maison Georges Rawiri in Libreville. We have the feeling that the Gabon Television hall, at a place called Maison Georges Rawiri in Libreville, ran out of space on Wednesday March 8, 2017. On the …

Do you work in ICT? you have a rare opportunity not to be missed to make yourself known, sell a product, encourage people to adopt favorable behaviors, develop partnerships and mobilize funding. Equipped with a dynamic ecosystem and under the label “Guinea Tech”, ConakryDigitalWeek is will be a key digital place in Guinea. For 4 …

There are more than 4,500 enthusiasts in France ready to invest their funds in innovative start-ups. But only the most promising projects find favor in their eyes. Their objective ? Make money, of course! But not only: “The majority of business angels themselves have experience in starting a business. Reliving this adventure with the newcomer …

Eight months after its launch, the free classifieds site in French-speaking Africa created a specific service for real estate in five of the eight countries where it is already present. Barely eight months after its debut, Afrimalin, a free classifieds site in French-speaking Africa, is launching an online real estate agency, according to a press …

Colisdays is a free community platform that connects shippers with travelers taking advantage of a trip already planned to transport packages or documents. As founding members living in France and originally from Senegal, we repeatedly felt the need to urgently send goods to Africa. However, we were constantly confronted with the limits of traditional postal …

Karidjata Diallo is the only girl among seven brothers. She lives in Ivory Coast. Her parents, very traditionalist Peuhls, did not really see the point of sending her to school. For her, it was a resolution. From CM2, she spent her holidays working in families or in small businesses to buy her books and school …