These startups are locating in SF and Africa to...
To become a global fintech player, locate your company in San Francisco and Africa. That’s the approach of...
Africa Roundup: Jumia’s IPO, DHL launches...
The biggest news in a month of weighty African headlines was Jumia listing on the New York Stock Exchange. After filing...
Drone delivery startup Zipline launches UAV...
Zipline, the San Francisco-based UAV manufacturer and logistics services provider, has launched a program in Ghana...
Seven Africa-focused startups present at Y...
The seven African-focused companies which presented as part of Y Combinator’s 200 strong cohort of Winter 2019...
Nigeria’s Gloo.ng drops consumer e-commerce,...
Nigerian startup Gloo.ng is dropping consumer online retail and pivoting to B2B e-procurement with Gloopro as its new...
Investors are pouring money into Latin...
New technology companies are poised to transform the shipping and freight industry across Latin America. Startups like...
Showing the power of startup women’s health...
The P&G acquisition of This is L., a startup retailer of period products and prophylactics, shows just how...
Connecting African software developers with top...
Andela, the company that connects Africa’s top software developers with technology companies from the U.S. and...
Flutterwave and Visa launch African consumer...
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LetsTransport raises $13.5M to digitize and...
India’s B2B supply chain is slowly shifting into the digital era. Following a $23 million investment for Moglix,...
African fintech startup Jumo raises $12.5M more...
Months after a big round, African fintech startup Jumo has pulled in a fresh $12.5 million to add more fuel for its...
Nigerian logistics startup Kobo360 raises $6M,...
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“The problem is Facebook,” lawmakers from...
A grand committee of international parliamentarians empty-chaired Mark Zuckerberg at a hearing earlier today, after...
Africa’s agtech wave gets $10 million richer as...
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Africa Roundup: Paga goes global and 4 startups...
Jake Bright Contributor Jake Bright is a writer and author in New York City. He is co-author of The Next Africa. More...
Facebook is hiring a director of human rights...
Facebook is advertising for a human rights policy director to join its business, located either at its Menlo Park HQ or...
With a $10 million round, Nigeria’s Paga plans...
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Breaking down France’s new $76M Africa startup...
Jake Bright Contributor Jake Bright is a writer and author in New York City. He is co-author of The Next Africa. More...