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Kenya’s Apollo Agriculture raises $6m Series A to continue its rapid scaling

BY TOM JACKSON Based in Nairobi, Apollo Agriculture is a commercial farming platform for small-scale farmers that…

SA fintech startup Peach Payments raises funding to drive expansion across continent

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Oyindamola Rowaiye: Hey Business Owners, Here Are a Few Things to Know About the Millennial Mom!

by Oyindamola Rowaiye As a brand, reaching out to more moms and convincing them to…

Healthcare incubator Villgro pumps $100k grant cash into Kenyan, Ugandan.

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In the time of COVID-19, “if you can raise cash, raise cash”

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