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Pezesha from Kenya raises 7-figure sum in seed extension led by Greenhouse Capital

Kenya-based pan-African fintech start-up Pezesha has announced it has closed a seven-figure sum as part of a seed extension round. The round was led by a Nigerian venture capital firm, Greenhouse Capital Partners. It was also backed by GHC’s sister company, Venture Garden Group (VGG) with cash on-lending. According to the startup, this funding extension […]

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How Lump-Sum Contributions Can Help You Build Your Retirement Balance

For most people, putting money into the retirement pension is something their employers do. Their payslips and growing super balances prove that is happening, but they never see the money and the whole process is seen as a ‘define and forget’ process. But it doesn’t have to be. Making additional contributions can help you have […]

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More than the sum of its parts – why edtech companies need to collaborate

At the start of the first lockdown, the Department of Education (DfE) announced an educational partnership with Google and Microsoft to provide schools with technical assistance to start using these platforms. The DfE announcement left schools perplexed, especially those that were less technically mature. This implied that what all schools really needed to support distance […]

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Adams: By demanding identical outcomes and treating education as a zero-sum game, has New York City in fact given up on raising the bar

August 20, 2021 The Bronx High School of Science in New York has eight Nobel Laureates among its alumni. It is more than the countries of Spain, Israel. Egypt, Finland, Ireland, Pakistan, New Zealand, South Korea, Turkey and others. Each year, the Bronx High School of Science accepts approximately 800 freshmen. The majority of those […]

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Lords Automotive Acquires Devam Electric Vehicles for Undisclosed Amount, Energy News, ET EnergyWorld

New Delhi: Electric two-wheeler maker Lords Automotive Pvt Ltd said on Wednesday it had acquired 100% of Ahmedabad-based Devam Electric Vehicles Pvt Ltd, which manufactures rickshaws and electric cars for an undisclosed amount. Subsequently, the company will take over the assets and patents of Devam Electric Vehicles (Devam EV). The acquisition will allow Lords Automotive […]