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Four Nigerian Fintech Platforms Banned Over Illegal Forex Trading

Aug. 19, 2021, 12:39 p.m.

Four Nigerian fintech platforms, Risevest, Bamboo, Trove, and Chaka have had their banks frozen for six months over allegations involving ‘illegal foreign exchange’ transactions by the fintech companies. read more


Bitcoin Company Patricia Invests $1.5 Million Into Nigerian Fashion Startup Rooomxix

Aug. 13, 2021, 2:37 p.m.

Urban streetwear fashion startup Rooomxix has announced it received a $1.5m investment to accelerate Africa’s transition into the global fashion scene through streetwear. read more


Ghana Startup Awards: Celebrating Ambitious And Indigenous Ghanaian Startup Businesses

Aug. 12, 2021, 10:34 p.m.

The Awards will honor young, smart, tactical, adaptable, non-conformist, organized, and energetic startups passionately building and growing globally competitive businesses in 28 different categories and various sectors read more


The Fintech Challenge 2021 Has Been Opened For African Fintech Startups

Aug. 12, 2021, 12:44 p.m.

On account of this, fintech startups can partner with Ecobank to scale their solutions across Ecobank’s 33 African markets as well as its international operations in France. read more


Moove Raises $23million Series A To Make Car Ownership Easy For Africans

Aug. 10, 2021, 4:21 p.m.

Moove operates on a continent with more than a billion people who have limited or no access to vehicle financing – and the lowest per capita vehicle ownership in the world. read more


Chekkit Is Using Blockchain As An Anti-counterfeit Tool; It Raises $500,000 Pre-see Funding

Aug. 10, 2021, 2:35 p.m.

Chekkit is a Nigerian-based startup that uses blockchain for product verification and for providing anti-counterfeit solutions. read more