When the outside world looks in at Africa with its often naive eyes, one of the major issues that is discussed is lack of water and drouth leaving farmers fields empty. Indeed, there are parts of the continent that struggle from the difficulties of low rainfall, but in many cases it is rather the efficient … Continue reading Did You Know solar pump tech brings water to more African farms?
How many people worldwide have ever considered the innovative nature of Africa? Come to think of it, how many in Africa have the belief that excellence across all sectors exists to solve the problems we face in the continent? We want to share your innovation with Africa and the world.
Finding a place to stay is often a tiresome task! Just recently in Ghana, our editor was traipsing the streets of Accra to find temporary accommodation at the mercy of an agent. It doesn't matter the budget you have, the agent will take you from pillar to post showing you all types of properties, mostly … Continue reading Did You Know Real Estate Innovation is needed in Africa?
Have you ever been so angry, upset and frustrated that you need to complain, but you simply don't know who to complain to, and if you do if it will make any difference? We have all been there, slow service, rude personnel, lack of common sense which makes you lose time and money. HelpTalk, in … Continue reading Did You Know complaining is now easy in Africa?
The backbone of Africa, the agricultural sector is often overlooked by policy. Fortunately, there is a lot of important innovation happening around the sector, which will hopefully push African agriculture to a place where it stops relying on food imports from outside of the continent. SAYeTECH are one of these startups at the forefront of … Continue reading Did You Know farming is getting easier in Africa
Across Africa, millions of small businesses process their stock intuitively, but this is not the most efficient and cost effective way to do so. Imagine the small time vegetable seller by the side of the road having to get rid of her tomatoes because she over bought at the wrong time of the week or … Continue reading Did you Know your SME become rich with this app?
Inventive Africa has been offline for a while, due to circumstances out of our control, but we are back with a vengeance! African innovation is still at the heart of our passion, and we want to inspire you with the innovations of brilliant creators across the entire continent. Africa as a whole gets bad press … Continue reading Did you know Inventive Africa is back to inspire you?
When the foot step steps of internet access first got to be felt by many of us in Africa, the process of adding videos to a website was a long complicated one. One had to add the video first as a link. Any visitor who went on to the web had to then download the … Continue reading Did You Know Ghana can watch the World Cup on their mobiles phones?
Within the theme of African innovation, Fintech is one of the areas which receives the most attention and the most funding. Of course, great change is occurring in other sectors, such as agriculture, which has recently gained success in prizes, such as that of the Seedstars competition, but Fintech is attracting investors, and creating a … Continue reading Did You Know this Fintech company is an example for innovators in Africa?
The Oil and Gas retail downstream sector has been saddled with so many challenges in the past and present. Fuel margins reducing every passing year coupled with challenges like fuel and cash theft as well as other operational control breaches. Fuel retailers face a deep struggle to survive and remain relevant amidst high competition. energy360 … Continue reading Did You Know tech in Africa stops gas station fraud?