Andrew Christian

Andrew Christian

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Andrew Onyeama is a battle-hardened content developing prodigy and a social media specialist who started writing in bid to give people voices, make places known and provide a different perspective of the way the world works. As a tech writer at WeeTracker, he is looking to give African startups voice and make a difference altogether. Get in touch with andrew.christian @weetracker.com.

Nigerian Trucking Logistics Startup Kobo360 Inks USD 30 Mn In Two Funding Deals

African e-logistics startup Kobo360 has announced the close of a USD 20 Mn Series A equity round led by Goldman

Billionaire Patrice Motsepe’s Investment Firm Buys 25 Percent Stake In S.A’s Capital Legacy

African Rainbow Capital acquired a 25 percent stake in South Africa’s estate planning company Capital Legacy, a business that specializes

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U.K-based impact investor AgDevCo has invested €8.7 million (approximately USD 9.7 Mn) in DekelOil, a frontier agribusiness operating in the

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On Thursday, Egyptian electronics payment company Fawry listed its shares on the Egyptian Stock Exchange. In what is the first

Opera Launches Tricycle Service In Eastern Nigeria

It has been a busy Nigerian year for the Opera company. Just a few months ago, the company entered the

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TechAdvance, a Lagos-based payment application development company has secured USD 1 Mn in corporate funding at a valuation of USD

Game Of Thrones Showrunners End HBO Stint With USD 200 Mn Sign-Over To Netflix

Game Of Thrones ended rather controversially, as you already know. Some liked the resolution, some – well, many – did

Transsion Holdings To IPO On The Shanghai STAR Market With Intentions To Raise USD 426 Mn

Africa’s top mobile phone seller Transsion is planning to go public on China’s Stock Market and could raise up to

NOTS Solar Lamps Invests USD 70 Mn To Provide Solar Units To Low-income Rwandan Households

Amsterdam-based impact enterprise NOTS Solar Lamps has joined forces with the government of Rwanda, agreeing on USD 70 Mn terms

Soros-backed Mobile Phone Tower Operator Helios Towers To IPO At USD 3 Bn Valuation

One of the best-known mobile phone tower operators in Sub-Saharan Africa, Helios Towers, has resumed plans for an initial public

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Nigeria is ranked 146 among the 190 economies considered in the ease of doing business rating by the World Bank.