Necessary Evil Or Debt Trap? Digital Loans; The New Funding Scheme That Has Left Many Debt-Ridden

Kenya Leading The Pack The advent of mobile loan apps has transformed the financial landscape in East Africa. A report

This Kenyan Entrepreneur Is On A Mission To Rebuild Urban Slums One Concrete Block At A Time

When James Mwangi left his house that morning, he probably had only one thing in mind. He had embarked on

Kenya Unveils Cocoa Production With Help Of Investor

70 percent of the world’s cocoa beans come from four West African countries: Ivory Coast, Ghana, Nigeria and Cameroon. The

How To Go From Hawking Second-Hand Clothing To Erecting Buildings? Ask This Relentless Entrepreneur From Tanzania

Way before she worked her way to the top of what is largely considered the turf of the menfolk in


Logistics Company Copia Invests USD 20 Mn In Warehouses, Unveils E-Commerce Platform

Logistics company Copia Global has entered Kenya with a USD 20 Mn investment in warehouses and network establishment. The company

No English, No Education, No Tech Know-How – Yet This Former Somali Refugee Now Runs Three Tech Companies In Two Continents

Much of Somalia’s history has been ravaged by intermittent war and conflict, and the damage this has caused to both

Infant Mortality-Focused Healthtech Neopenda Raises USD 1 Mn From Axel Johnson Inc and SUNU Capital

Uganda-focused, Chicago-based healthtech startup Neopenda has closed another financing round. The firm which makes wearable neonatal monitors has raised a

Global Agtech Company Invests USD 2.25 Mn in Kenyan Agrifirm Sidai Africa

United Kingdom based farming and food company Denevish has announced USD 2.25 Mn investment in a Kenyan agrifirm Sidai Africa.

Building Tech, Preserving Nature, & Creating Employment: Meet The Serial Entrepreneur From Uganda

Entrepreneurship has always had something to do with liberating people from poverty but in the case of Charles Batte –

UK Government Invests USD 3 Mn In Rwandan Maize Miller Minimex

The UK Government through AgDevCo has invested a USD 3 Mn investment in Rwanda’s maize milling company Minimex. AgDevCo is