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How Ghana’s rising tech scene is getting even bigger (CNN Features MEST Africa & Meqasa)

Global media network, CNN, has featured MEST Africa as one of the organizations contributing to Ghana’s rising tech scene alongside other tech companies like Uber, Google, and MEST portfolio company, Meqasa. Watch the latest Marketplace Africa feature to see how MEST is nurturing local talents, funding viable local startups, and contributing to making Ghana one of Africa’s major […]

Five MEST portfolio and alumni companies receive investment from Google’s Black Founders Fund

ACCRA, Ghana —  Five MEST Africa portfolio and alumni companies — Tendo, Shopa, GrowForMe, Curacel and Chekkit — have been named among 50 startups who will be receiving investment and support from Google’s Black Founders Fund. The companies will be receiving up to $100,000 in funds, mentorship from Google experts, and Google platform credits as part of the […]