Easy Solar
Africa Renewable Energy

Easy Solar Secures $5M in Series A Equity and Debt Funding to Scale Operations in West Africa

Easy Solar, a leading solar company in West Africa, has announced the closing of a $5m round of funding including…

FilmOne
Business Entertainment Partnership

FilmOne to Exclusively Distribute Walt Disney Movies in West Africa

Nigerian film distributor, FilmOne Entertainment has signed an exclusive theatrical distribution deal with The Walt Disney Company Africa. The deal,…

Nestlé
Appointment Leadership

Nestlé Central and West Africa Region Appoints New CEO

Nestlé has appointed Mauricio Alarcon as the new Chief Executive Officer of Nestlé Central and West Africa Ltd, effective September…

Twiga Foods
Africa AgricTech Funding

Twiga Foods Temporarily Suspends West African Expansion Plans to Focus on Markets Closer to Home

The CEO of Twiga Foods, Peter Njonjo, has disclosed that the Kenyan agritech startup is temporarily suspending its expansion plans…

Orange
Banking Financial Inclusion Product Launch Telecom

Orange Bank Africa Launches to Provide Greater Access to Financial Services in West Africa

Orange and NSIA, a leader of bancassurance, have announced the launch of Orange Bank Africa in Abidjan and Côte d’Ivoire.…

SolarX
Funding Investment Renewable Energy

SolarX Raises Series A Funding to Develop C&I Solar Energy Across West Africa

SolarX, a Mali-based solar company, has raised Series A funding led by Aster’s early-stage African fund, Energy Access Ventures (EAV),…

Suguba
Digital Entrepreneurship

Apply: Suguba Investment Readiness Program For Digital Francophone West Africa Startups

Suguba in partnership with Mercy Corps and the French Development Agency (AFD) is organizing its second 6-month investment readiness programme…

Sendy
Investment Logistics Venture Capital

Kenyan Logistics Startup, Sendy Raises $20m Funding, Plans Expansion into West Africa

Sendy, a Kenyan On-demand logistics startup, has raised $20 million Series B investment led by Atlantica Ventures. Asia Africa Investment,…

Innovating Justice Challenge
Accelerator Africa Legal

Appruve Named Winner of 2019 Innovating Justice Challenge West African Finals

  Appruve has been named the winner of the 2019 Innovating Justice Challenge West African finals held at the Consulate-General…

Liquid Telecom
AgricTech Funding Investment

Kenyan Agritech Firm, Twiga Foods Has Secured $30m Series B For West Africa Expansion

Twiga Foods, a Kenyan agritech startup has raised $30 million series b funding led by investment bank Goldman Sachs. Twiga…