From October, 2019

Something exciting is happening in Africa

Held in October, African Developers Conference or AfriDevCon was the first of what aims to be an annual gathering of developers and global industry experts in Ethiopia. The event among others featured an attendance from Harshdeep Vaghela from KaiOS, who were kind enough to share their views on the state of things in the continent. This is their reflection on the event.

FEJA announces date for third instalment

Festival de l’Electronique et du Jeu Vidéo d’Abidjan (FEJA) has lifted the lid on the date for its third outing by founder and industry stalwart – Sidick Bakayoko. Hosted by Paradise Games in Abidjan, FEJA is arguably Africas largest esports and gaming event and is set to return in November 2019. In an emotional unveiling,…

WESCO appoints two to Africa Advisory Board

In a move designed to highlight their commitment to esports growth in Africa, the World Esports Consortium (WESCO) has announced the appointments of Kwesi Hayford and Emmanuel Oyelakin to lead the Africa Advisory Board.

African Heroes game a celebration of Guinean youth

A small startup game studio from Guinea have released their first game – African Heroes to local acclaim. The five person outfit led by the young and highly ambitious Serge Abraham Thadee developed the game as a commentary on Guineas resistance to colonisation.