2 Nigerian Startups Selected For SOSV’s Orbit Startups Program, Secure $180k Each

Sep. 15, 2022

The two selected Nigerian startups are GetFundedAfrica, a platform leveraging media and technology to help startups across Africa find funding, and Kredi Bank, a full-service digital bank building a one-stop-shop for digital financial services in … read more


Cellulant, Orange Money Team Up On Card To Wallet Transfers in Botswana

Sep. 15, 2022

Payments company Cellulant has joined forces with Orange Money to facilitate card-to-wallet payments for eight banks in Botswana. read more


M-KOPA Unlocks $600 Million for Underbanked Customers in Africa

Sep. 14, 2022

M-KOPA, the fintech platform that provides digital credit to underbanked customers, today announced the release of its 2021 Impact Report. read more


10 Ventures To Showcase The Exciting Future Of Web3, FinTech And DeFi In Africa At The Upcoming Africa Money & DeFi Summit in Ghana

Sep. 14, 2022

The Africa Money & DeFi Summit has announced the final shortlist of exciting ventures who will Pitch Live on stage in West Africa to over 400 fintech and crypto leaders, in Accra on September 27th … read more


SADA Rolls Out National Digital Academy In Benin

Sep. 13, 2022

Smart Africa’s capacity-building arm, the Smart Africa Digital Academy (SADA) and the government of Benin have launched a national digital academy, demonstrating the initiative’s effort to boost digital skills on the African continent. read more


The African Visionary Fund Announces The Opening Of Its Third Grantmaking Cycle

Sep. 13, 2022

As we move into our next quarter, we are pleased to announce that Grant Cycle 3 is officially open! We are now accepting open applications through September 21, 2022. We’ve set the table and pulled … read more