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Opeyemi Awoyemi, Ayodeji Adewunmi and Olalekan Olude, Founders of jobs site Jobberman. Credit: Jobberman/theguardian.com

Here are Africa's top 10 tech pioneers

Africa’s digital transformation would be nothing without the tens of thousands of people who have invested, and continue to invest, energy into propelling it forward.

Ghana’s MEST incubator To launch Pan-African VC fund, expand training programs to Nigeria & Kenya

Ghana's MEST incubator to launch Pan-African VC fund, expand training programs to Nigeria & Kenya

Ghana’s MEST innovation space is making moves, gearing up to launch a Pan-African VC fund in 2015, while expanding its IT training program into Nigeria and Kenya.

Africa Courier Express (ACE)

Nigeria's Africa Courier Express (ACE) thinks big after recent funding round

Nigerian e-commerce logistics startup Africa Courier Express (ACE) plans to offer its service across the whole of Africa one day after securing sizeable funding.

Uber

Uber is coming to Kenya, following launches in South Africa, Nigeria, and Egypt

Uber, the rapidly growing taxi app, is preparing to launch in Kenya.

iHub, Nairobi, Kenya

African Tech Hubs and VC Funds Hope to Bridge the Digital Divide

In its recent report on global trends in Internet connectivity, the World Economic Forum found countries in Africa are still lagging many of their peers in other areas of the developing world.