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COVID-19 & Oil Price Crash: 5 African Countries Worst Hit By The Double Blow

African oil-producing and reliant countries have been among the most hard hit by

African VC Fund Teams Up With State Government & Tech Startups In The Fight Against COVID-19

Last week, we reported that Ventures Platform, a Nigeria-based Pan-African VC fund led

Egypt’s SWVL Poaches Former Uber Kenya Head As It Attempts To Lift Its Besieged Shuttle Service In Kenya

Egypt-based transport-tech/mobility startup, SWVL, which also operates in Kenya and Pakistan — albeit,

Field Intelligence To Fuel Nigerian/Kenyan Expansion Of Its Pharmtech Platform, Shelf Life, With USD 3.6 Mn Series A

The social enterprise, Field Intelligence, which is building a new generation of healthcare


Two JSE-Listed Firms Unveil Two Separate Startup Funds Worth USD 32.7 Mn Within 72 Hours

It’s raining funds in South Africa! Within a 72-hour period, two Johannesburg Stock

Japan’s Project NINJA Aims To Support 50 Pre-Seed/Seed-Stage Startups In 5 African Countries

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), the agency that coordinates official development assistance

South Africa’s “CEO-less” Insurtech Startup For Gadgets & Gears Secures Funding From Santam

One of South Africa’s most prominent short-term insurers, Santam, has made an undisclosed

Newly-Installed Local Servers To Quadruple Internet Speed & Save Over KES 2 Bn Worth Of Mobile Data In Kenya

Opera, one of the world’s leading browser developers with more than 350 million

Africa’s On-Demand Logistics Space Hots Up With Sendy’s USD 20 Mn Series B Round + Toyota Partnership

Kenyan logistics startup, Sendy, has scored USD 20 Mn in funding in a

Full Text Of CanGo Africa Founder’s Note To Investors On Why The Startup Is Calling It Quits After 6 Years

Earlier this week, word got out that CanGo Africa (formerly SafeMotos) — the

Female-Led VC Janngo Unveils USD 66 Mn ‘Pro-Women’ Fund For African Tech Startups Addressing SDGs

Janngo, the venture builder which prides itself as Africa’s first social startup studio,

Proparco Forks Out USD 10 Mn For SA-Based Metier’s New USD 113 Mn Investment Fund

South Africa-based investment manager, Metier, has successfully reached a first close at USD