Fintech Funding Investment

Tanda, a Kenyan Fintech and Micro-retail Startup Raises Funding From HAVAIC

Tanda, a Kenyan fintech and micro-retail startup, has raised undisclosed seed funding from HAVAIC. The funding was completed at the

Acquisition Business SMEs

GoDaddy Acquires South African Social Content Firm Over

GoDaddy, an American internet domain registrar and web hosting company has announced the acquisition of Over a South African social

Acquisition Business Ecommerce

Nigeria’s Bolorims Partners Kenyan Ecommerce Startup AfricaSokoni to Launch Bolosokoni.com

Bolorims, a Nigerian ecommerce startup has partnered with its Kenyan counterpart, AfricaSokoni to launch Bolosokoni.com in West Africa. As part

Africa Investment Newsletter

Last Week in Review (20th-26th): It Rained Investments in African Startups

Last week was a wonderful week for African startups as it rained dollars and equity investments from investors, fund managers

Acquisition Africa Fintech

Paga Acquires Ethiopian Software Devt Company Apposit, Expands to Mexico

Paga, a Nigerian fintech startup has acquired Apposit, an Ethiopian fintech startup for an undisclosed fee. Paga also announced that

Entrepreneurship Event Startup

Seedstars Announces Its 7th Global Summit

Seedstars, the leading emerging market startup community, and investor has officially announced its 7th global Seedstars Summit 2020 will be

Competition Edtech Entrepreneurship

Online Books & Journals Aggregator, Qataloog Wins ₦3m at NCC Emerging Techs Competition

Qataloog, online books, and journals aggregator has been named winner of the inaugural Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) Emerging Technologies competition.

Africa Digital Funding

Digital Classified Platform, Jiji Scores $21m Series C to Boost Growth in Existing Markets

Jiji, an African focused digital classified platform has raised $21 million in Series C and C-1 funding from six investors,

Acquisition Business Technology

Sim Shagaya’s Ad Company, E-Motion Acquired by Seyi Tinubu

Fifteen years ago, Sim Shagaya, the founder of Konga, established an Advertising company named E-Motion. The company which has survived

Acquisition Fintech Health

Interswitch Acquires 60% Stake in Healthtech Firm, eClat

Interswitch Limited, a fintech firm in Lagos has announced the acquisition of eClat Healthcare Limited. According to a press release,