Author: Nasha Harper

DHL and MallforAfrica Partnership boosts E-commerce

DHL and MallforAfrica Partnership boosts E-commerce

Business, Technology
A new partnership between DHL and MallforAfrica will enable African traders to easily sell their products to US customers through an eBay platform powered by MallforAfrica This deal will help them(African traders) drop and pick up their wares at DHL Express points in the US. DHL Express currently handles inbound express delivery for MallforAfrica and has enabled its customers importing from the US to receive their packages seamlessly in Nigeria, Kenya, Rwanda and Ghana. This is a watershed partnership for African businesses as it allows them an avenue to trade on the global stage. According to Chris Folayan, CEO, MallforAfrica, “Both companies have a common goal of seeing African e-commerce businesses thrive on the global stage. We want to contribute to the future of e-commerce g
Pezesha to participate at the blackbox connect 20 programme

Pezesha to participate at the blackbox connect 20 programme

Business
Kenya's Pezesha has been selected to participate in the upcoming Blackbox Connect 20 accelerator programme in November this year at Silicon Valley. Blackbox connect 20 is a two-week residential programme for startup founders from across the globe. Blackbox is an entrepreneur-first approach that aims to make entrepreneurs the core engine for global economic growth, and that they need someone in their corner as they build the future. It helps talented young startup founders emerge as stronger leaders to help them redefine what’s possible for themselves, their company, their community, and the world. Driven by a strong commitment to equality of entrepreneurial opportunity, its not-for-profit work spans 60 countries. Blackbox believes a more equitable, prosperous future begins