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


WestlionCo Embarks on a Pre-launch Training Program Dubbed: "Youth Entrepreneurship Training Series" - YETS

Press Release

Aug. 11, 2022

WestlionCo is an Africa-centered Entrepreneurship Hub that serves as a fulcrum of growth, capacity building & acceleration for budding African entrepreneurs. The hub provides an inspiring environment that supports and guides entrepreneurs to start, read more


African Core Banking Vendor AppZone Lands $10 Million In new Funding


Apr. 13, 2021

Pan-African fintech AppZone has picked up $10 million in new funding read more


Egyptian Retail-tech Platform Weelo Raises 6-figure Seed Round


Apr. 01, 2021

Egyptian startup Weelo has raised a six-figure US dollar seed funding round to accelerate its plans to digitally transform sales and distribution automation in the supply chain for micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) across … read more


Rabawa Inc launches Africa’s First Social Commerce Platform To Support African Entrepreneurs


Mar. 31, 2021

A global distribution platform Rabawa has been launched. The platform offers e-commerce supply chain solutions to African entrepreneurs, curbing unemployment in the process read more


Jack Ma Africa’s Business Heroes Competition 2021 Opens To African Entrepreneurs ($1.5M Grant)

Entrepreneurship News

Mar. 30, 2021

Entries are open for the 2021 edition of Africa’s Business Heroes Competition. African entrepreneurs who are making a difference in their local communities are invited to apply. read more