Founder Who Got Lion Share Of Jack Ma’s First-Ever Netpreneur Prize Touches The Skies, Literally

At the maiden edition of Jack Ma’s annual Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative (ANPI), Nigeria’s Temie Giwa-Tubosun, founder and CEO, LifeBank,

Kenya’s Lori Systems Follows Up Nigerian Expansion With USD 30 Mn Series-A Round

A few weeks ago, Lori Systems, a logistics startup that is headquartered in Nairobi, Kenya, spread its tentacles by entering

Andela Has Spread Its Reach To Egypt Where It Is Now Hiring Only Senior Developers

Andela; the Africa-focused breeding ground and outsourcing firm for software developers, has extended its reach to North Africa by launching

4 Red Flags That Should Stop You From Taking That “Cursed” Job

A couple of weeks ago, the Nigerian Twitterati went into full-on drag mode when a certain entrepreneur duo, Glory Osei


A Founder Who Is Already Moving Trucks On Water Finds Untapped Opportunity In Lagos Waterways

“We have a small land space in Lagos to move over 10 percent of this country’s population.” Those were the

Top Startup Acquisitions In Africa, 2019

2019 has been an eventful year in the African startup ecosystem. As expected, a number of startups have raised funding,

ZAR 100 Mn Fund Launched For Women-Led Startups In Southern Africa

Access to funding is a challenge faced by all entrepreneurs looking to grow. On average, 30 percent of SME owners

African B2B Startups Solving Last Mile Distribution While E-commerce Companies Still Struggle

The promise of e-commerce in Africa is manifesting, but just not in the way we all expected. Jumia became and

Flutterwave Emerges Only African Startup To Appear In Y Combinator’s Most Valued Companies

Y Combinator recently released a list of 102 of its most valued companies as of October 2019, which had an

Kenyan Logistics Startup Lori Expands Into Nigeria Aiming To Increase Its Footprint Across Africa

Nairobi-based Lori which was launched in 2016 has officially announced its expansion to Nigeria. This comes after a successful 10-month

Zambian Fintech Zazu Raises USD 1.4 Mn Ahead Of Second Crowdfunding Campaign

Zazu, a Lusaka-based fintech company announced that it had raised USD 1.4Mn in funding. The source of funding remains unknown.

Ed-tech Startup Knowledge Officer Founded By Egyptians Secures USD 500 K Grant

Knowledge Officer, an application that gauges skills and creates personalized learning paths to help users achieve their career goals, has