Africa:Techpoint to Boost African-Owned Startups With U.S.$10,000 At Pitch Storm

[Guardian] Focusing on technologically enabled early stage startups in the stages of prototyping and building an actual product, Techpoint Africa is calling on these startups to participate in the Techpoint Build 2019 pitch storm where a startup will walk away with $10,000 equity-free.

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Africa:South African President Rejects Claims of Chinese ‘Colonialism’

[Focac] Beijing -South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Monday dismissed allegations of China practicing colonialism in Africa, saying China instead has been a partner in boosting social and economic development on the continent.

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Morocco:Morocco Transforms Western Sahara Towns Into ‘Real Prison’

[SPS] Boumerdes -The minister of the Occupied Territories and Saharawi Community Abroad, Bachir Mustapha Sayed, said Moroccan occupation authorities has transformed the towns of occupied Western Sahara into a “real large prison,” where “all kinds of human rights abuses are committed.”

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