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U.S. Investments Surge For African Tech Entrepreneurs

According to an article published on TechCrunch, from the largest technology companies to early stage investors, American high tech companies and venture capitalists are increasingly supporting startups across the African continent.

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Demo Africa Conference attracts tech innovators and investors

Investors and innovators from across Africa will converge in Nairobi on Thursday, October 24 for this year's DEMO Africa conference, where innovative tech start-ups will pitch for funding and technical support.

The two-day conference, billed as the continent's premier launch pad for emerging technologies and trends, has attracted venture capitalists, angel investors, investment fund managers, tech buyers, entrepreneurs and innovation supporters from various parts of the world.

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Africa "rich with ICT opportunity"

According to the article published by BiztechAfica, Africa presents an ‘ocean of opportunity, but a sea of difficulty’ for businesses, says VMware.

Addressing a VMware cloud computing conference in Johannesburg, South Africa this week,Wayne Biehn, Regional Manager – Africa at VMware, said Africa was poised for massive ICT transformation, presenting myriad opportunities for investors.

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