Nigeria’s Booking Keeping Platform For Merchants, Pastel, Raises $5.5M

Aug. 15, 2022, 9:39 a.m.

Pastel, formerly known as Sabi Cash, is a digital bookkeeping app that allows small businesses to monitor and manage their transactions and customers, get insights into their cashflows, issue receipts, and effectively manage customers who …

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Travel And Experience Booking Platforms For The Continent By The Continent

Aug. 1, 2022, 11:55 a.m.

The company leverages mobile money payment technology to provide travelers with a smooth and secure booking process with little to no transaction charges.

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Senate Passes The Nigerian Startup Bill 2022

July 22, 2022, 12:58 p.m.

The Bill, which was approved by the Federal Executive Council (FEC) in December 2021 and sent to the National Assembly for consideration, was passed on (July 20, 2022) by the Senate after a report by …

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Gabon’s Tiny Startup Scene Looks For Anglophone Investment

July 20, 2022, 11:55 a.m.

The move has bolstered hopes among the company’s tiny startup scene that English and American funds may soon start to take notice of Gabon

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Bloom Secures $6.5M To Expand Across The Anglo-East African Region

July 19, 2022, 3:02 p.m.

As highlighted this March and reiterated in the interview, Bloom’s founders say this seed round will help the Sudanese- and Dubai-based startup execute its expansion plan across the Anglo-East African region such as Ethiopia, Kenya, …

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Zazuu Raises $2M To Build A Remittance Marketplace

July 14, 2022, 12:22 p.m.

Zazuu has, since 2020, been providing Africans in the diaspora information about ways to send money to the continent. The company has grown from a simple Facebook and Telegram chatbot informing users of daily rates …

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