The two countries of the WAEMU zone that are Côte d’Ivoire and Senegal are among the top 10 African countries that attracted the most funding for start-ups in 2016, reads data made available by Partech Venture, an American firm specializing in startup financing technology companies. In this ranking, Cote dIvoire with $ 13 million attracted …

Kigali City is becoming more popular and its transportation is improving as a result. There are an estimated 30,000 taxi motorbikes in Rwanda. Currently, facilitation services for these ‘taxi motorcycles’ are slow and expensive – both in terms of time and cost – for many taxi motorcycle operators. Founded by Junior Kanamugire, PikiWash is a …

You think you have created a great product? Are you sure this is not a false belief? It is not necessarily about selling the best product but a product different from those marketed. What do you propose original compared to your competitors? Do you know your unique value proposition? Here are some tips to help …

Launching a startup is not easy. Many of them do not go beyond one year of existence. The main reason for this failure? Not being able to find customers The finalization of the first sales as well as the constitution of a validated database of prospects is necessary. What are the different opportunities for startups …

Africa, its potential, its opportunities and its glittering future are on everyone’s lips. But not everyone can succeed by snapping their fingers. The continent is a very complex market. The faculty of sciences and techniques (FST) of Mohammedia is in turn positioned on this theme. The school, which is increasingly focusing on the personal development …

The start-up, a new innovative company (also known as a young start) has significant growth potential. From the first idea to the creation of a successful structure, different steps must be taken. All founders of startups dream of becoming giants, like Chifco, a Tunisian startup specialized in M2M (machine to machine) and IoT (internet of …

In a new report published on November 20 in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, the African Development Bank (Bad) calls for the industrialization of Africa, with a focus on smart industrial policy, structural transformation and progressive recourse the transformation of raw materials from the continent into value-added products. Emphasize smart policy, structural transformations and progressive use of …

This interview gives good keys to understanding the “blockchain” phenomenon and its possible applications.   Blockchain, Bitcoin, Smart contracts … What applications in our daily life? Even if the subject is nothing new, the blockchain has become this year as a subject of the tech scene. Considered by many to be a revolution at the …

The founder of a startup can be defined as an individual who has materialized a project from a vision and resources (human, financial, etc.) made available to him. By their history, their experiences, their vision or their values, they are different but have a state of mind in common: the desire to undertake. This is …