Kenyan Fintech Startup Raises Funding To Scale Further

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Feb. 8, 2021, 4:24 a.m.

Popote Pay, a Kenyan fintech startup, has announced an undisclosed amount of funding from Lagos-based GreenHouse Capital to assist the company scale further.

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Fintech Startup Millions Is Giving Away Money To Twitter Users

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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 from their website and follow them on Twitter.

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Cowrywise Secures $3 Million Pre-Series A Funding To Scale Its Wealth Management Platform

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Jan. 28, 2021, 2:56 p.m.

Cowrywise, a Nigerian fintech startup that offers digital wealth management and financial planning solutions, has announced that it has secured $3 Million in a pre-Series A funding round led by Quona Capital with participation from Sahil Lavingia, Tsadik Foundation and a syndicate of Nigerian angel investors locally and in the diaspora.

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Six African Startups Selected As Part Of Catalyst Fund’s Eighth Fintech Cohort

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Jan. 28, 2021, 2:49 p.m.

Six African fintech startups have been selected to participate in the recently launched eight cohort of Catalyst Fund’s accelerator programme.

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Two Ugandan Fintech Companies To Watch Out For


Dec. 17, 2020, 4:38 p.m.

MonkeyPesa, a business management platform has named two Ugandan fintech companies to be watched out for this year. The two companies Dusupay and Eversend are among the nine companies named along with Jumo, Yoco, BitPesa, Flutterwave, Zoona, Paystack, and Paga.

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Black Friday 2020 Breaks eCommerce Records In South Africa

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Dec. 9, 2020, 3:46 p.m.

PayFast, a South African based online payment processing service, has issued a press release which says that this year’s Black Friday online transactions has increased to 50% compared to 2019.

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