Moroccan retail-tech startup WafR closes $1.075m seed round

BY TOM JACKSON Moroccan retail-tech startup WafR, which helps retail brands to deliver promotions to…

Driving Power: E-Bikes In Africa’s Food Delivery Industry

With more demand for e-mobility options in recent times, a South African startup is now…

Launch Africa Ventures closes first fund at $36.3m, makes 100th investment 0 BY TOM JACKSON

Early-stage VC firm Launch Africa Ventures has made its 100th investment, making it probably the…

Compost Entrepreneur Makes Forbes 30 Under 30 List

Entrepreneur’s food waste solution earns him a coveted spot on prestigious list Himkaar Singh, founder…

SAITEX Draws Business Leaders From Across The Continent

Africa’s international trade platform returns in person in June After a two-year forced hiatus due…

Purpose Centricity In The Fifth Industrial Revolution

Can purpose, culture and strategy have equal seats at the breakfast table? As organisations continue…

Standard Bank Launches First-Ever Biannual African Trade Index

ifting the lid on continent’s USD 70 billion trade opportunity Tuesday 7 June 2022 will…

Future Africa invests $1.1m into 17 companies in first half of 2022

 BY TOM JACKSON The Future Africa fund, launched in 2020 by Andela and Flutterwave co-founder…

How Two Africans Overcame Bias To Build A Startup Worth Billions

A pair of twentysomethings from Uganda and Ghana thought there was a fortune to be…

Trees For The Future On Track To Plant One Billion Trees By 2030

Contributing Farmland Restoration to United Nations Decade on Ecosystem Restoration Agroforestry training nonprofit Trees for…