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Lagos Startup Week 2015

Seedstars World announces partnership with Lagos Startup Week and Uber to showcase the best Nigerian entrepreneurs

On July 31st, the Nigerian leg of Seedstars World will take place at the final event of Lagos Startup Week. This will showcase the best entrepreneurs from around Nigeria, elevate them to an international stage, and offer them the opportunity to receive investment of up to $1.5 million.

Africa's telecom firms are becoming rivals for banks.

Mobile money, mobile banking: Africa's telecom firms are becoming rivals for banks (Video)

The number of people across Africa using mobile phones continues to grow. The increasing volume of financial transactions made on these phones has enabled telecommunications companies across the continent to set themselves up as major competitors in the banking business.