How Nigeria’s Curacel evolved from an e-health startup into insurtech 

BY TOM JACKSON Nigerian startup Curacel is helping African insurance companies by supporting rapid claims management…

Rwandan female-focused e-commerce platform Kasha secures $1m funding for expansion

BY TOM JACKSON  Rwandan startup Kasha, an e-commerce platform improving women’s access to genuine health, hygiene…

Kenyan agri-tech startup Selina Wamucii opens platform to groups and cooperatives

BY TOM JACKSON Kenyan agri-tech startup Selina Wamucii, which helps businesses from anywhere in the…

7 African Countries To Benefit From World Bank $379m Data Initiative

By CHIKA IZUORA The World Bank has set aside a total of $379 million in…

“Crowd-farming” startups address vicious cycle, and eye wider impact

BY TOM JACKSON Africa is home to 25 per cent of the world’s farmland, but…

Nigerian on-demand music startup MePlaylist raises funding round

BY TOM JACKSON Nigerian on-demand music platform MePlaylist has raised an undisclosed amount of funding…

London-based Wimbart launches PR Office Hours for African tech startups

BY TOM JACKSON London-based public relations agency Wimbart has launched the first edition of its…

South Africa’s Harmony Gold sees lower gold production during 21-day lockdown

by Aakash Jagadeesh Babu Harmony Gold Mining Company said on Tuesday that it expects limited…

Founders Factory Africa invests in 4 more tech startups through Venture Scale programme

Venture development company Founders Factory Africa has accepted four more startups into its Venture Scale…

What You Need To Know About AfDB’s $3 billion “Fight COVID-19” Social Bond

By admin Landmark transaction, largest Social bond transaction to date in capital markets Abidjan, Côte…