Nigeria’s VerifyMe Secures Series A Funding From Consonance To Boost Its KYC Product

VerifyMe, a Nigerian ID verification and Know-Your-Client startup that is based in Lagos,

Flutterwave Gets 2020 Started With USD 35 Mn Series B Co-Led By Greycroft & eVentures

After completing a Series A extension round that took its total raised funding

Are All Tech Startups For Sale? – The View From African Founders And Funders

“Startups are bought, not sold.” That’s a widely held legend in startup circles.


Which African Startups Are “Really” Deploying Artificial Intelligence (AI)?

In many of those Hollywood films, some of which even went on to

Founders’ Support Ends Pilot Cycle With 10 Egyptian Startups That Collectively Raised USD 747 K In 2019

A couple of weeks ago, enpact Egypt — the Egyptian branch of the

6 Of The Most Controversial African Startup Failures/Closures Of The Decade

Things happen, startups fail, life goes on. That may come across as cliche

Africa-Focused Payment Startup Chipper Cash Raises USD 6 Mn Seed Round

Chipper Cash, the San-Francisco-headquartered fintech startup facilitating cross-border payments on the African continent,

Kenya-Based Insurtech Startup Turaco Completes USD 1.2 Mn Seed Round

Kenya-based micro-insurtech startup, Turaco, has announced a successful seed capital raise of USD

This VC Fund Has Invested In 8 African Startups In 2019 & It’s Just For Starters

After achieving a final closing at USD 143 Mn in January 2019, Partech

Inside Lagos Where Roguish Unions Extort Bike-Hailing Firms With Bogus Taxes & Gov’t Calls It Fair Game

“Bike-Hailing Wars” Has A New Meaning When people first used the term ‘bike-hailing

Kenya-Based Agritech Farmshine Raises USD 250 K From Gray Matters Capital’s coLABS

Kenya-based agritech startup, Farmshine, has raised funding of USD 250 K from US-based impact