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Remitly raises 220M to expand from money transfers to financial services now at 1B valuation

3D Printing in Africa: Kenya 3D Printing

XPRIZE names two grand prize winners in 15 million Global Learning Challenge

TechCrunchs Startup Battlefield is coming soon to Beirut So Paulo and Lagos

These startups are locating in SF and Africa to win in global fintech

TLDR: Trumps false claim about Amazon teleporting holograms Imagine Cup balloonpowered internet service

Africas SureRemit joins the tokenized race to win the global remittance market

Femtechs billiondollar year

TechCrunchs Startup Battlefield is coming soon to Beirut So Paolo and Lagos

African ecommerce startup Jumia files for IPO on NYSE

Airbnb launches Adventures for tourists seeking more thrills

Nigerias Gloong drops consumer ecommerce pivots to eprocurement

WorldCover raises 6M round for emerging markets climate insurance

MAXng raises 7M round backed by Yamaha and pilots EVs in Nigeria

Safaricom rolls out Bonga social networking platform to augment MPesa

SimbaPay launches Kenya to China payment service via WeChat

Days after pledging to expand internet Ethiopias government shuts it off

Drone delivery startup Zipline launches UAV medical program in Ghana

MallforAfrica and DHL launch MarketPlace Africa global ecommerce site

Nigerian data analytics company Terragon acquires Asian mobile ad firm Bizense

Africa Roundup: Zimbabwes net blackout Partechs 143M fund Andelas 100M raise Flutterwaves pivot

African fintech startup Jumo raises 125M more to fund Asia expansion

EdTech is having a renaissance powered by the emerging world

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

MallforAfrica goes global Kobo360 and Sokowatch raise VC France explains its 76M fund

Days after pledging to expand internet Ethiopias govt shuts it off

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

Nigerian fintech startup OneFi acquires payment company Amplify

Chipper Cash convinces Joe Montana to invest in African fintech

Partech is doubling the size of its African venture fund to 143 million

Connecting African software developers with top tech companies nets Andela 100 million

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

Africa Roundup: Jumias IPO DHL launches Africa eShop Cathays 168M VC fund ConnectMed acquired

Sokowatch closes 2 million seed round to modernize Africas B2B retail

Norrsken opens East Africa startup fund and hub in Kigali

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

BRCK acquires ISPs EveryLayer and Surf to boost Africas public WiFi

With a 10 million round Nigerias Paga plans global expansion

African VC TLcom Capital invests 5M in Nigerian data analytics firm Terragon Group

Diving deep into Africas blossoming tech scene

Flutterwave and Visa launch African consumer payment service GetBarter

Partnering with Visa emerging market lender Branch International raises 170 million

African financial technology startups move beyond payment services

African experiments with drone technologies could leapfrog decades of infrastructure neglect

Nigerias Gokada raises 53M round for its motorcycle ridehail biz

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

Dakar Network Angels begins startup investments in francophone Africa

African ecommerce startup Jumias shares open at 1450 in NYSE IPO