Algeria’s Super App Yassir Raises $150 Million Series B Funding


Nov. 10, 2022

Having raised $193.25 million in the five years since the company’s launch, it is now the most valuable startup in North Africa and one of the highest-valued companies in Africa and the Middle East. With … read more


African Founders Lead Payhippo’s $3M Seed Investment


Nov. 04, 2022

Payhippo provides small businesses with short-term working capital with average loan amounts of $1300. The company also allows SMEs to build their credit score based on their track record of repaying their loans on time read more


Global Financial Inclusion for Africans a Step Closer with Snake Nation Funding from Interledger Foundation

Press Release

Nov. 02, 2022

Put simply, Snake Nation’s funding will allow it to develop a network for greater access and financial inclusion by Africans via Interledger Foundation’s Tier-1 ILPv4 Protocol, ensuring that payments between countries can be made and … read more


MoneyFellows Raises $31 Million In Series B First Closing


Nov. 01, 2022

The round will allow MoneyFellows to accelerate its exponential growth by diversifying its portfolio of services and expanding its product offerings across the B2C & B2B segments, as well as its geographical expansion across Africa … read more

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MEST Africa Challenge Announces The Top 5 Finalists Going Into The Final Stage Of The Competition


Nov. 01, 2022

MEST Africa has announced Sproutly (Nigeria), Kweli (Senegal), Swoove (Ghana), Hisa (Kenya), and Desert Green Africa (South Africa) as the startups who will be into the grand finale of the 2022 MEST Africa Challenge pitch … read more


Validate Global Is Helping Entrepreneurs Access Fast-Growing Markets In Africa


Oct. 20, 2022

Is your start-up ready for new markets? Then Validate Global is ready for you. Validate Global is a free 6-month business development program for entrepreneurs who create innovative solutions and want to scale to fast-growing … read more