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.

Kuda, Nigeria’s First Digital Bank, Secures USD 1.6 Mn In Pre-Seed

Lagos-based fintech startup Kuda has raised USD 1.6 Mn in a pre-seed round. Haresh Aswani, the Managing Director – Africa

Cairo-Based “Money-Circling” Startup MoneyFellows Raises USD 1 Mn Pre-Series A

Egyptian fintech startup MoneyFellows has raised more than USD 1 Mn in a Pre-Series A bridge round. The investment was

Egypt’s HR And Payroll Startup PayNas Wins USD 50 K At Seamless North Africa 2019

Cairo-based HR and payroll management startup PayNas emerged the overall winner at this year’s edition of Seamless North Africa, taking


Zimbabwean Fintech Startup Payitup Scores USD 13 Mn In A Thawer Fund Series A

Zimbabwean fintech startup Payitup has raised a Series A round of USD 13 Mn from London’s Thawer Fund Management. The

Africa-Focused Deals Platform Orbitt Gets Investment From GTR Ventures

GTR Ventures; an investment firm and venture-building platform in the trade and supply-chain sector, has announced an undisclosed amount of

Zambian Fintech Startup Zoona Secures Investment From Rippleworks

Zoona; a financial services company that uses technology to empower entrepreneurs to provide digital financial service products, has secured investment

Nala Scoops USD 10k In Ecobank Fintech Challenge

Nala, a Tanzanian Payment App emerged winner of the recently concluded Ecobank Fintech Challenge 2018 in Togo’s capital Lome. The

Microtraction Invests In Nigerian Fintech Company Wallet.ng

Nigerian venture capital firm Microtraction has announced a new round of investment in a Nigerian fintech startup Wallet.ng. The founder

Credit Startup Mines Raises USD 13 Mn Series A Financing Led By The Rise Fund

Mines, an emerging markets credit startup, has closed a USD 13 Mn Series A round led by The Rise Fund,

Braced For Growth: Top Women Execs Join Zoona Board

  Zoona has strengthened its Board with the addition of two new non-executive Directors: Shirley Maltz, Group CEO of Homechoice

South African Fintech Startup Entersekt Lands Its Third Best Mobile Security Technology Award

South Africa based financial security solution Entersekt has clinched the award for Best Mobile Security Technology for the third time at