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Uber Launches Electric Bike Fleet in Kenya

Uber Technologies has launched an electric motorbike service in Kenya, as the company seeks to make its global platform emissions-free


Ukheshe Partners With Diamond Trust Bank to Deliver BaaS in East Africa

Ukheshe, a Banking as a Service (BaaS) and embedded finance enabler, has partnered with Diamond Trust Bank (DTB) to provide

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Funding Human Resources Investment Venture Capital

Egypt’s Talents Arena Raises $750k Pre-Seed Investment

Talents Arena, an Egyptian artificial intelligence company, has raised $750,000 funding in pre-seed funding from UI Investments alongside a number

Fintech Product Launch

SeerBit Launches New Product to Enable African Startups Float Their Fintech Solutions.

Seerbit, a Pan-African payment solutions provider, has launched Alpha, a white-label product that makes it easier for financial institutions, travel


BasiGo Partners with AC Mobility to Launch Electric Buses in Rwanda

BasiGo, an electric bus manufacturer, has made a second entry into the African market with the launch of BasiGo Rwanda

Funding Investment Startup

Black Founders Fund Cohort III: Google Awards $4m to 25 African Startups

Google for Startups (GfS) has selected 25 African startups for the Black Founders Fund (BFF)’s third cohort. The Google Black

Peach Cars
Funding Investment Mobility

Kenyan Automotive Marketplace, Peach Cars Raises $5m Seed Round

Peach Cars, the Kenyan automotive marketplace, has raised a $5 million seed round led by Japan-based The University of Tokyo

Funding Investment Venture Capital

Haul247 Secures $3m Seed Funding Led by Alitheia Cpaital

Haul247, an end-to-end logistics tech platform, has raised $3 million in a seed funding round to boost its market share


ARM Wraps Up DAAYTA 2023 Announces Winner Of ₦12m Grant

The fifth edition of the Deji Alli ARM Young Talent Award (DAAYTA) program has come to a successful conclusion through


Meet Teams Shortlisted For the Inaugural Qualcomm Make in Africa Mentorship Program

Qualcomm Technologies has announced the selection of 10 startups to participate in the inaugural Qualcomm Make in Africa startup mentorship