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;

South African PropTech Startup HouseMe Raises Additional Funding

Cape Town-based proptech startup HouseMe has raised an additional round of multimillion rands

SweepSouth Looking To Grow Its South African Market Share Following Closure Of USD 3.3 Mn Round

Sweepsouth, a South African online platform that provides on-demand domestic cleaning services has

Vodacom Agrees To Buy Majority Stake In S.A’s IoT.nxt

Vodacom Group has announced that they have reached an agreement to purchase a


SA Startup WhereIsMyTransport Secures USD 1.8 Mn As Part Of Series A Round

London and Cape Town-based WhereIsMyTransport, a public transport data and technology company, has

SA’s Knife Capital Invests in Pharmaceutical Temperature Monitoring Solution, PharmaScout

Cape Town-based business 5nines technologies that has developed one point solution, PharmaScout for healthcare professionals,

SA-Based SnapnSave Receives Follow-On Funding Tranche From Kalon And Smollon

Kalon Venture Partners and the Smollan Group SA have upped their stake in

South African Startup Bettr Finance Scores ZAR 100 K in 90 seconds on WeeTracker #UberPITCH

The third episode of WeeTracker UberPITCH made history, as South African Fintech startup

South African Insurtech Startup Click2Sure Secures Investment From Greenlight

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

JUMO Secures USD 52 Mn Led By Goldman Sachs For Expansion In Africa And Asia

South African Fintech startup JUMO today announced an equity funding round of USD

South Africa’s Ride-Sharing Startup Jumpin Rides Raises USD 136 K

Cape Town-based ride-sharing startup Jumpin Rides secured  USD 136 K from various local

South African Aerial Data-analytics Startup Aerobotics Secures Series A From Nedbank And Others

Cape Town-based aerial data analytics company, Aerobotics has secured approximately USD 2 Mn