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Ghanaian agtech Farmerline raises $1.5M from Dutch investor Oikocredit

Ghanaian agtech Farmerline has secured $1.5 million equity funding from Dutch…

Sep 28, 2022

Pan-African crypto exchange Yellow Card secures $40m Series B funding round

Pan-African cryptocurrency exchange Yellow Card Financial has announced…

Sep 28, 2022

African restaurant management startup Vendease secures $30m Series A round, led by Partech Africa and TLcom

Nigerian startup Vendease, a digital platform that allows restaurants in…

Sep 28, 2022

Janngo Capital announces $34m 1st close of $60m Africa-focused tech fund

Janngo Capital has announced the first close of its second fund at EUR34 million…

Sep 21, 2022

Nigeria’s YC-backed Remedial Health raises $4.4M seed funding to provide phamarcies with access to credit

Nigerian startup Remedial Health, which develops solutions to make Africa’s…

Sep 21, 2022

Ghanaian fintech SecondSTAX allows investors to access capital markets outside their countries, raises $1.6M

Secondary Securities Trading and Aggregation eXchange (SecondSTAX)…

Sep 21, 2022

British International Investment plans to invest $100m in Egyptian startups

The UK government’s development finance institution (DFI) British…

Sep 15, 2022

Nigerian financial management app for merchants Kippa bags $8.4M in new funding

EKippa, the Nigerian startup improving the lifecycle of small businesses…

Sep 15, 2022

Metaverse Magna raises $3.2M at a $30M valuation to build Africa’s largest gaming DAO

This February, Africa and emerging market-focused Nestcoin raised…

Sep 7, 2022

Nigerian banking-as-a-service startup Anchor raises $1m pre-seed round

Nigeria’s Anchor, a banking-as-a-service (BaaS) platform making it possible…

Sep 7, 2022

Egyptian mobile commerce startup Sharwa raises $2m seed round

Egyptian startup Sharwa has raised a US$2 million seed funding round as it…

Sep 7, 2022

Kenya’s Lori Systems secures Google funding to help expand digital transport management across Africa

The Nairobi-based Lori Systems, an e-logistics company digitising haulage…

Aug 17, 2022

Pastel, a Nigerian bookkeeping and digital platform for merchants, raises $5.5M led by TLcom

Pastel, a startup that provides software and apps to assist retailers with…

Aug 17, 2022

Egyptian marketing startup Convertedin raises $3m seed round

Egyptian startup Convertedin, a marketing operating system for…

Aug 17, 2022

Bluechip, an African systems integrator with partners like Microsoft and Oracle, is expanding to Europe

Bluechip Technologies, an African enterprise company that partners…

Aug 10, 2022

Amazon Prime Video launches local service in Nigeria

Amazon Prime Video has announced the launch of the localized version of..

Aug 10, 2022

Beacon Power Services raises $2.7M to improve electricity access for sub-Saharan African cities

Beacon Power Services (BPS, and energy tech company, which provides data…

Aug 10, 2022

Bluechip, an African systems integrator with partners like Microsoft and Oracle, is expanding to Europe

Bluechip Technologies, an African enterprise company that partners…

Aug 10, 2022

Egyptian marketing tech startup Stllr Network closes 6-figure funding round

Egyptian marketing tech start Stllr Network has closed a six-figure US…

July 27, 2022

Nigerian recruitment startup Terawork launches app to help employers hire on the go

Nigerian recruitment startup Terawork has launched IOS and Android mobile…

July 27, 2022

Cassava Technologies has announced a $50 million strategic investment from C5 Capital

Africa’s first integrated tech company on a continental scale, Cassava Tech…

July 20, 2022

AfricInvest and Cathay Innovation reach final close of Pan-African fund at €110M

Cathay AfricInvest Innovation Fund (CAIF), a Pan-African fund launched via…

July 20, 2022

IFC invests in Wave, a mobile money company, to increase access to digital financial services in West Africa

IFC, a global development organization, has announced an investment in Wave…

July 20, 2022

Huawei plans to invest $6 million in South African SMEs in the next 3 years

Huawei South Africa has announced its $5.8 million (R100-million) Cloud Spark…

July 13, 2022

Senegalese-US fintech Wave secures €90 million syndicated loan from IFC and others

Senegalese-US fintech Wave has secured a €90 million syndicated loan from the…

July 13, 2022

SA fintech startup Sava closes $1.8m pre-seed funding round

South African fintech startup Sava has announced a US$1.8 million pre-seed…

July 5, 2022

Africa-focused VC firm TLcom Capital expands into pre-seed, North Africa

Africa-focused VC firm TLcom Capital has expanded its deal flow generation into…

July 5, 2022

Nigerian at-home lab testing startup HealthTracka has raised US$1.5 million…

June 29, 2022

Kenyan money transfer startup Kyanda expands to SA

Kenyan fintech startup Kyanda, a money transfer app that aims to help users…

June 29, 2022

Nigerian Investtech startup GetEquity expands to Kenya

GetEquity, a fundraising and venture portfolio management company that…

June 29, 2022

Nigerian ed-tech startup Stranerd launches P2P learning platform

Nigerian startup Stranerd has launched a peer-to-peer learning platform where…

January 4, 2022

Nigerian e-health start-up Field Intelligence, which is digitising the…

January 4, 2022

Nigerian fintech, commerce start-up ‘Get It Done Now’ expands to Spain

Nigerian start-up Get It Done Now, a mobile fintech e-commerce platform…

January 4, 2022

SA car subscription startup Planet42 raises $30m funding to drive international expansion

South African car subscription startup Planet42 has raised US$30 million in…

December 21, 2021

Kenyan startup Wowzi has raised a total of US$3.2 million across pre-seed and…

December 21, 2021

Nigerian vehicle subscription startup MAX raises $31m Series B round

Nigeria’s Metro Africa Xpress (MAX), a vehicle subscription platform for…

December 21, 2021

Nigerian ed-tech startup uLesson has secured US$15 million in Series B funding…

December 14, 2021

4DX Ventures closes second fund with $60M

Pan-African venture capital firm 4DX Ventures has completed the final close…

December 14, 2022

Somalia’s Ogow Health is improving care paths and serving thousands of patients through data and tech

Somalian e-health startup ogow health is improving care paths, access to patient…

December 14, 2021