Startups

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Meet The Googler Championing Startups In Africa

Oct. 15, 2021, 2:38 p.m.

The winners also receive up to $220,000 in Google Ad Grants and Cloud credits, as well as mentorship, technical, and scaling support from Google.

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This Nigerian-American Tech Genius Has Built Speech Recognition Software For African Languages

Oct. 15, 2021, 11:54 a.m.

Today, she is the founder/chief executive officer of ajala, a London-based start-up that builds enterprise speech technologies for low-resourced languages, with a focus on African languages. Adenle sees her startup as one of her high points. For her, developing something innovative like the app she did is fulfilling.

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Impact Africa Launches A 25million Venture Capital Fund For African Entrepreneurs

Oct. 15, 2021, 11:21 a.m.

Given this, a non-profit startup studio, Impact Africa Network, is creating From Here Ventures, a $25 million venture capital fund that will invest in African firms.

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Founder Of Kaniya Wins The Association Of Ghana Industries Sustainable Energy Business Competition

Oct. 14, 2021, 3:48 p.m.

Even though her co-founders moved on to other projects and initiatives, Samuelle stayed with the start-up and focused on improving their initial prototype for a solar bag.

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Sudanese Largest Online Marketplace alsoug, Secures $5 Million From Egypt’s Fawry

Oct. 13, 2021, 10:31 a.m.

Following three decades of sanctions, international isolation, and limited official development support, the economy has developed without full participation in the digital revolution that continues to transform industries globally

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Nigeria’s Mono Announces $15million Seed Round To Launch Its Bank-To-Bank Payment Initiation Offering

Oct. 11, 2021, 3:11 p.m.

With the newly raised fund, Mono will expand its products to new countries, scale its product development efforts to meet rapidly increasing market demand, support its exponential growth, double its existing connection coverage reaching over 50 integrations, and launch its bank-to-bank payment initiation offering in Nigeria by the end of the year.

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