Online gamers around Africa are delighted over Amazon’s new Africa headquarters in Cape Town. They expect the conglomerate will give Africa’s gamers the servers they need to compete fast and fairly worldwide. But Amazon’s new HQ is a game changer for the first modern humans in Africa too. The company will effectively become the custodians of Khoi and San sacred land and heritage.
Founder/ECO, Bukola Akingbade's Kucheza Gaming, provides unique Esports experiences to 18-year-olds through a network of leagues, schools, collegiate systems, industry involvement, and computing curriculum.
8 Aug 2021
State-affiliated media in China has taken a second swipe at the gaming industry triggering another market tumble. Investors fear further crackdowns.
19 Jan 2021
Sports betting: Youth take up career in gaming as means of additional income
15 Dec 2019
With viewership and revenue booming, we take a look at the world of esports. According to the tech consulting firm Activate, an estimated 250 million people watch esports worldwide and most of them also play. Global esports revenue is expected to reach $1.8 billion by 2022. Our reporter Yong Chim takes us behind the scenes of how the French team Vitality prepared for the 2019 F1 Esports Pro Series in London.
29 Oct 2019
Should gaming be introduced into the Nigerian education curriculum? There are some who are of the belief that it’d be really beneficial for young students. They also want parents to start seeing gaming as an opportunity for their kids, rather than a problem.
4 Sep 2018
The 1st ever gaming platform that allows investors and entrepreneurs to directly bank and invest on the ingenuity, talent and ideas of Africa’s Youth through block-chain technology has being unveiled.