MAX.ng raises $7M round backed by Yamaha and...
Nigerian motorcycle transit startup MAX.ng has raised a $7 million funding round led by Novastar Ventures, with...
Nigeria’s Gokada raises $5.3M round for its...
In many large cities across Africa, motorcycle taxies are as common as yellow-cabs in New York. That includes Lagos,...
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...
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...
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...
Jake Bright Contributor Jake Bright is a writer and author in New York City. He is co-author of The Next Africa. More...
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...
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...
With a $10 million round, Nigeria’s Paga plans...
Jake Bright Contributor Jake Bright is a writer and author in New York City. He is co-author of The Next Africa. More...
EdTech is having a renaissance, powered by the...
So-called ‘EdTech’ has seen many false dawns over the years. After being lauded as the teaching platforms...
EdTech is having a renaissance, powered by the...
So-called ‘EdTech’ has seen many false dawns over the years. After being lauded as the teaching platforms...