Inclusive Fintech 50 Opens Application For Early-stage Fintechs Driving Innovation Amidst COVID-19

July 7, 2021, 12:14 p.m.

Inclusive Fintech 50, concerning this, wants to make these startups more visible to investors and partners who can help them reach more of the 3 billion financially underserved people read more


Nigeria’s Fairmoney Raises $42 Million Series B To Diversify Its Offerings

July 2, 2021, 2:40 p.m.

The credit-led neobank offers loans to individuals from USD 3 to USD 1000, ranging from days to six months. Small business loans have become a prominent service most digital banks have begun to offer in … read more


Eur350 Million Funding To Be Invested In Venture Capitals Focused On African Startups

July 1, 2021, 1:45 p.m.

Mubadala Investment Company and BPIfrance have partnered to deploy up to EUR350 million ($416 million) through fund and direct investments in private equity and venture capital with a focus on high-growth African start-ups, SMEs, and … read more


Ghana’s Jetstream Secures $3m Seed Funding To Allow Seamless African Shipments

June 30, 2021, 3:39 p.m.

Jetstream’s business model is straightforward. It charges for the freight, clearance, and financial services offered. For freight, it charges a per-container or per-kilogram fee. For customs clearance, it charges a flat fee that varies depending … read more


Bitcoin Thieves On The Run From “Stealing From The Wrong Guy”

June 30, 2021, 10:50 a.m.

“They stole from the wrong guy. There is nowhere on Earth they can hide,” a source with intimate knowledge of the colorful characters in South Africa’s underground told MyBroadband.The man in question is Juan Meyer, … read more


She Loves Tech Opens Applications For African Female-led Startups

June 29, 2021, 1:37 p.m.

She Loves Tech is an international non-profit organization committed to closing the funding gap for women entrepreneurs and building an ecosystem for technology, entrepreneurship, and innovation that creates opportunities for women. It runs the world’s … read more