South Africa’s HouseME Lands “Multi-Million-Rand” Investment From Two Investors

HouseME; a property-tech startup that is based in South Africa, has closed a “multi-million-rand” funding round led by undisclosed investors

Zambia’s Rent To Own Raises USD 1.05 Mn In Seed Round Led By AHL Venture Partners

Rent to Own (RTO); a Zambia-based company that can be considered as one of the first movers in asset financing

Egypt’s Buseet Gets Seed Round Extension From Saudi-Based Vision Ventures

It appears to be raining dollar bills for Egyptian transport-tech startups as the sector has witnessed a flurry of investment

Egypt’s Sawari Ventures Scores USD 35 Mn In First Tranche Of Its New Fund For North Africa

Egyptian VC, Sawari Ventures, has announced a first closing of USD 35 Mn for its latest fund called Sawari Ventures


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

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 announced the closure of its second fund

South African Fintech Firm MFS Africa Closes Series B From China’s LUN Partners

MFS Africa; a South African fintech startup, has announced the closure of a series B funding round led by Chinese

Namibia’s PEBL Agrees Investment Deal With GreenTec Capital

Namibian enterprise, PEBL, which prides itself as a “producer of high-tech central processing units (CPUs) to support Africa’s growing needs in

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 connectivity in rural communities have cause to

South African Insurtech Startup Simply Raises Investment From Yellowwoods

Simply Financial Services; a South African insurtech startup that is looking to disrupt the life insurance mass-market in the country,

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 200 K from a network of angel

Boost For Partech Africa Fund As It Receives Investment From L’Oreal

In a move that is expected to fuel further partnerships with startups and entrepreneurs who are known to be making