Tag: iHub

Nigeria’s ccHUB acquires Kenya’s iHUB: What does this mean for growth of tech-hubs in Africa?

Nigerian tech hub, Co-Creation or ccHUB, has announced its acquisition of the Kenyan based, iHub, marking an industry first on the continent – one tech hub taking over another. This comes less than a year after the ccHUB entered the Rwandan market with its unique 'Design Lab', the self-proclaimed first creative space in Africa to focus solely on product design and tech innovation. Bosun Tijani, Co-Founder of ccHUB joins CNBC Africa for more.

iHub first tokenised African tech accelerator

Kenyan Innovation hub and tech accelerator iHub announced at the ALN Africa Investment Conference in Dubai that it is partnering with Raise, a Bahamian and Kenyan technology company that has developed a company ownership platform to manage compliant digital securities in frontier markets. For more CNBC Africa spoke to Marvin Coleby, CEO and co-founder at Raise to better understand the partnership.

Facebook CEO visits Nairobi to see Kenyan Innovation in Action

Zuckerberg is in Kenya to see how technology innovation is changing the country.