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Kenya turns to MPesa mobilemoney to stem the spread of COVID19

Duplo digitizes payment flows for African B2B enterprises gets 43M seed funding

Y Combinatorbacked Trella brings transparency to Egypts trucking and shipping industry

Leta a Kenyan supply chain and logistics SaaS provider raises 3M to scale in Africa

Kenyabased fintech 4G Capital to scale lending after raising 185M from Lightrock

Kenya turns to its mobilemoney dominance to stem the spread of COVID19

Africa can list more gazelles at home than unicorn IPOs abroad

Nigerias Interswitch confirms 1B valuation after Visa investment

Chipper Cash convinces Joe Montana to invest in African fintech

Africa Roundup: Jumia files for IPO OneFi acquires Amplify FlexClub expands in Mexico

Africa turns to mobile payments as a tool to curb COVID19

Africas top angel Tomi Davies eyes startups and coinvestors

Google sets up 50M fund to invest in African startups

Startups BRCK and Swvl partner on free WiFi for Kenyan ridehail buses

Facebook glitch hides users comments on pages draws mixed speculations

Interswitch CEO Mitchell Elegbe to discuss African fintech at TechCrunch Disrupt

Cryptocurrency payments key to lowering crossborder remittance charges and boosting microwork uptake in Africa study shows

MoKo Kenyas home furniture startup raises 65M

Transsions Future Hub and Kenyas Wapi Capital partner on Africa fund

BuuPass raises 13M to scale mobility sector digitization in Africa

Public transit is driving EV sector growth in Kenya

Africa Roundup: Local VC funds surge Naspers ramps up and fintech diversifies

Masa Finance gets 35M preseed to build its decentralized credit protocol

Africa Roundup: Yamaha backs MAX Founders Factory and Norrsken support startups inside Ethiopias tech scene

Africa Roundup: Africas tech ecosystem responds to COVID19

Nigerias Okra raises 1M from TLcom connecting bank accounts to apps

Samasource raises 148M for global AI data biz driven from Africa

Flutterwave and Visa launch African consumer payment service GetBarter

Daily Crunch: Childfriendly Amazon Glow video chat projector now available across the US

MarketForce raises 40 million Series A introduces BNPL merchant stock financing

Africa Roundup: CcHubs iHub acquisition Andelas 50M runrate and layoffs Transsions IPO

Kenyan insurtech Lami raises 37M seed extension led by Harlem Capital

Africa Roundup: Paga goes global and 4 startups raise 99M in VC

USbased fintech Umba buys majority stake in Kenyas Daraja microfinance bank

Worldcoin hopes to resume iris scans in Kenya

ExMetaswitch CEO John Lazar joins Copias board as the Kenyan ecommerce outfit rakes in 20M to push toward profitability

Kune Food shuts down barely a year after starting Kenya operations

Fintechs in Africa continue to overshadow all other startups in funding gained

Africas ridehail markets are hot spots for startups and VC

Nigerias Gokada raises 53M round for its motorcycle ridehail biz

Blow for Flutterwave as Kenyan court declines request to withdraw case

Kenyas Jumba bags 1M to help operators of hardware stores restock seamlessly

SunCulture wants to turn Africa into the worlds next bread basket one solar water pump at a time

African tech took center stage in 2021

Kenyan foodtech startup Kune raises 1M preseed for its readytoeat meals service

As the global venture capital market slows Africa charts its own course

Ultra Red Technologies Builds 3D Printing Business in Nairobi Offering Design and Prototyping Working Toward Clean Water

Loons stratospheric balloons are now teaching themselves to fly better thanks to Google AI

Nigerias ThankUCash secures 53M to build infrastructure for cashback deals and BNPL services

mPharma raises 35million in round participated by Tinder cofounders JAM fund Bharti executive