Unpacking The Bizarre Investment Slump Suffered By South African Tech Startups In 2019

In 2019, tech startups in Africa attracted USD 1.340 Bn in VC investments;

The 10 Largest African Startup Funding Deals Of 2019 Contributed Over 50% Of Total Amount Raised In 427 Deals

Venture capital investments in the African startup ecosystem hit a record USD 1.340

Nigerian Micro-Investing Fintech Startup Trove Secures Funding From ARM

Less than a year after raising an undisclosed amount of funding from Nigeria-based

6 Of The Most Controversial African Startup Failures/Closures Of The Decade

Things happen, startups fail, life goes on. That may come across as cliche

Rensource Closes USD 20 Mn Series A In Largest-Ever Round For A Nigerian Energy Startup

Nigerian renewable energy company, Rensource, has today made history by announcing the singular

A Ugandan Agritech Startup Has Quietly Roped In USD 11 Mn In An ‘Unusual’ Funding Round

Grainpulse (formerly Savannah Commodities Company), the supply-chain platform for farmers in Uganda, has

Kenya’s Taz Technologies Gets More Support For MPost With USD 1.9 Mn Series-A Round

Kenya’s Taz Technologies — the company that is perhaps best known for creating

Africa-Focused Payment Startup Chipper Cash Raises USD 6 Mn Seed Round

Chipper Cash, the San-Francisco-headquartered fintech startup facilitating cross-border payments on the African continent,

Kenya-Based Insurtech Startup Turaco Completes USD 1.2 Mn Seed Round

Kenya-based micro-insurtech startup, Turaco, has announced a successful seed capital raise of USD

After Acquiring OLX, Jiji Strengthens Grip On Classifieds Space With USD 21 Mn Series-C

Jiji; the online classifieds company which is based in Lagos, Nigeria, though co-founded

This VC Fund Has Invested In 8 African Startups In 2019 & It’s Just For Starters

After achieving a final closing at USD 143 Mn in January 2019, Partech