Julaya, West African FinTech Startup Raises $5m to Expand Operations

Julaya, a FinTech startup established in Côte d' Ivoire, France, and Senegal has announced its raising of a $ 5 million extension headed by...

Lazerpay, launches its upgraded payment platform

The absence of a generally accepted local currency and the volatile nature of individual currencies in Africa makes it difficult for merchants to engage...

Two Ethiopian Startups Nominated to Run for the Tech African Women Prize

The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa in conjunction with Betacube,  and AdoreAddis organized the TAW (Tech African Women) , a 3-day Bootcamp for...

ARM in partnership with Greentec Capital Partners announces the ARM Labs Innovation Program Demo Day

ARM Group in partnership with Greentec Capital Partners is set to hold its Demo Day for the ARM Labs Innovation program. The program, which...

Chapa Announces the Launching of Ethiopia’s First Global Payment Method

Chapa, a Financial Technology branch, announced the launching of its global payment option. Chapa aims to ease payment for companies in African countries. With...

Kippa Raises $8.4 Million to Expand its Offerings to Nigerian SMEs

A financial management and payments platform for small businesses in Nigeria, Kippa, has raised $8.4 million in its new financing round, making it a...

Blockchain Payments Startup, Bitmama secures $2 million Pre-Seed Round

The US and Africa-based blockchain payments startup, Bitmama has secured an additional $1.65 million in funding, bringing the total pre-seed to $2 million. In...

NowNow Raises $13 Million in Seed Funding to Expand Services Across Africa

Nigerian fintech company, NowNow Digital Systems,  has raised a $13 million seed round to enhance financial inclusion across Africa by providing financial services to...

New Start-ups In Nigeria Rises To 5,200

Report from Mckinsey says the number of new start-ups in Nigeria and other African countries have hiked to 5,200 companies between 2020 and 2021....

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