Mono, Nigerian API Fintech Startup Gets Backing From Y Combinator

Feb. 3, 2021, 12:34 p.m.

Nigerian fintech company Mono has been accepted for the Winter 2021 batch of Y Combinator, a Silicon Valley-based Accelerator Startup. read more


How Kenyan Startup Transcode Helps Banks, Telecoms Combat Fraud

Feb. 3, 2021, 11:24 a.m.

Kenyan startup Transcode has developed fraud management software for banks and telecoms and is seeking funding to scale it across the continent. read more


Fintech Startup Millions Is Giving Away Money To Twitter Users

Feb. 3, 2021, 1:01 a.m.

A new fintech startup Millions, which raised a $3 million seed round is giving away money through its Twitter account. To stand a chance of winning $ 1 million, one has to pick six numbers … read more


Odiggo Secures $600, 000 Seed Funding

Feb. 2, 2021, 8:26 a.m.

Odiggo, an Eggyptian digital marketplace for automotive parts, has received $600, 000 from Essa Al-Saleh, former Chief Executive Officer CEO of the billion-dollar logistics company Agility Logistics and current Chairman of Volta Trucks and CEO … read more


AgroCenta Raises a Pre-Series A Round Of $790k To Scale Its Agri-tech Ecosystem, And Secure Crop Purchases From Smallholder Farmers

Jan. 29, 2021, 3:53 p.m.

Digital Food Distributor AgroCenta, has raised a pre-series A round of $790,000 working capital and development funding from Shell Foundation, FCDO, AV Ventures, and Rabo Foundation. read more


Antler Funds 2 New Startups From Nairobi Program

Jan. 28, 2021, 3:03 p.m.

Global early-stage venture capital firm, Antler, in addition to its four startups from last year, has added two more startups for pre-seed investments. read more