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How France’s $76m Africa Startup Fund Will Be Disbursed

Few weeks ago, French President, Emmanuel Macron unveiled a $76 million funds for African startups at VivaTech 2018.  Now, details of

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Making the Case For Early-Stage Impact Investing

As investors, we all know that putting money, time and attention into any venture inherently carries some risk. But impact

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MyBucks Secures Funding For SME Finance in Uganda

Frankfurt-listed FinTech, MyBucks S.A. has announced that it had secured a term loan facility arranged by Symbiotics S.A to finance

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Toyota Pumps $1Billion In Ridesharing Firm Grab

Toyota has pumped $1bn in South East Asia’s ridesharing firm Grab that values the ride-hailing company at $10bn following its

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Samsung Establishes Fund To Support Artificial Intelligence Startups

Samsung NEXT, one of the core drivers of Samsung’s efforts to transform into an integrated hardware and software company, is

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Tech Innovation: Africa Becoming A Player In The Digital Revolution

Google Africa concluded an intensive three-month Launchpad Accelerator Africa programme last week Friday. This was the first cohort of the

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AfriLabs Now Has 100 Hubs Across Africa

AfriLabs; the largest network of technology and innovation hubs across Africa has admitted 40 new hubs; its largest hub admission

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Applications Open For Class 2 Google Launchpad Accelerator Africa 

Google has announced that applications for Class 2 of its Launchpad Accelerator Africa programme are open. In addition, it has

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Google Teams up With Orange To Finance EMEA Startups

Google has teamed up with French telecommunications firm Orange through its corporate venture fund to invest in start-ups in Europe,

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Little Cab Secures $3m Investment For Pan African Expansion

Kenyan taxi-hailing firm, Little Cab, which has a partnership with telecoms operator Safaricom, has sold less than 10 per cent