African VC Fund Teams Up With State Government & Tech Startups In The Fight Against COVID-19

Last week, we reported that Ventures Platform, a Nigeria-based Pan-African VC fund led

Did The Embattled Ekocab Co-Founder Really Admit To Lobbying & Intentions Of Selling User Data?

Out of nearly 3 million apps on Google’s Play Store, Ekocab has the

Nigerian Fintech Paga Follows Up Acquisition Of Ethiopia’s Apposit With Visa Partnership

Just a little over a month after wrapping up the acquisition of Ethiopian

South African Edtech Startup Snapplify Bolsters Its Ranks With Acquisition Of Onnie Media / Teacha!

South African edtech startup, Snapplify, has acquired Onnie Media / Teacha! – an


Japan’s Project NINJA Aims To Support 50 Pre-Seed/Seed-Stage Startups In 5 African Countries

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), the agency that coordinates official development assistance

Toyota Tsusho & Google Bet On Another African Mobility Startup As SA’s WhereIsMyTransport Closes USD 7.5 Mn Series A

South African mobility startup, WhereIsMyTransport, has secured USD 7.5 Mn in a Series

EXCLUSIVE: Andela Issues Second Wave Of Layoffs Amidst Placement Struggles

Earlier this month, we exclusively reported on how Andela is still struggling to

Egyptian IoT Startup Garment IO Grabs USD 450 K Seed Funding From 500 Startups & Egypt Ventures

Egyptian startup, Garment IO, has raised USD 450 K in a seed round

World’s Leading Farm Equipment Maker & Nigerian Agtech Firm Using Uber-Like Tech To Enable ‘Tractor-Hailing’ In Africa

You know how ride-hailing platforms like Uber and Bolt have made it possible

Nigerian Fintech Carbon Launches First-Of-Its-Kind USD 100 K Fund For “Non-Fintech” Solutions

One of Nigeria’s fastest-growing fintech startups, Carbon, has pulled off yet another first

Egyptian Healthtech Startup Vezeeta Secures USD 40 Mn Series D

Egypt’s and indeed one of Africa’s leading digital healthcare startup, Vezeeta, has raised

UPDATED: Nigeria’s Farmcrowdy Gets Into The “Meat Game” With Formal Acquisition Of Best Foods

Farmcrowdy, the Nigerian agritech startup that has built a trusted crowdfunding platform that allows