The Funding Conundrum: Why Seeking External Funds Might Not Be a Good Idea For Startups

There is a lot of fuss around the subject of raising funding and

Kenya’s Netwookie Secures Investment From GreenTec Capital

Netwookie; a Kenyan and French startup that is in the business of helping

Kenya’s Novastar Ventures Raises USD 72.5 Mn For Its Second Fund

With the support of existing investors, Kenya-based VC fund manager, Novastar Ventures, has

AlphaCode Rewards Eight Fintech Startups With Funding Worth USD 1 Mn

A total of eight fintech startups have won a cumulative sum of USD


GSMA Announces USD 391 K Innovation Fund For Rural Connectivity For Ugandan And Ghanaian Startups

African startups in both Uganda and Ghana whose products are built around fostering

South African Insurtech Startup Simply Raises Investment From Yellowwoods

Simply Financial Services; a South African insurtech startup that is looking to disrupt

Egyptian Startup HitchHiker Secures USD 200 K Investment From Angel Investors

HitchHiker; a Cairo-based international Peer-to-Peer (P2P) shipping platform, has raised investment worth USD

South African Insurtech Startup Click2Sure Secures Investment From Greenlight

Click2Sure; a South African insurtech startup that was the creation of two former

Zambian Fintech Startup Zoona Secures Investment From Rippleworks

Zoona; a financial services company that uses technology to empower entrepreneurs to provide

South Africa’s The Sun Exchange Secures USD 500 K Seed Investment From Alphabit

The Sun Exchange; a South Africa-based solar micro-leasing marketplace that is based on

Microtraction Invests In Cloud Accounting Startup Accounteer

Microtraction, a Lagos-based investment platform, has announced its investment in cloud accounting startup

Egyptian Real Estate Startup iCommunity Secures USD 600 K Series-A Investment From Algebra Ventures

iCommunity; an Egyptian mobile community platform for the real estate industry, has announced