In the News

July 23, 2021

FlexClub CEO makes case for vehicle subscription over ownership

July 15, 2021

Why food-on-demand can be Gokada’s ticket to super app stardom

July 8, 2021

Smile Identity raises $7M to build KYC and identity verification tools for Africa

June 28, 2021

This is the average pay for domestic workers in South Africa right now

June 28, 2021

We’re poised to launch in Nigeria in next month or 2 – Aisha Pandor, SweepSouth

June 24, 2021

TED Talk: Relevance in the Age of Digital Access

June 9, 2021

The secret to levelling up your business

June 8, 2021

What The Chipper, Flutterwave, OPay And Tyme Bank Mega-Rounds Mean For The African Tech Scene

June 3, 2021

FlexClub offers Durbanites car subscriptions as an alternative to vehicle finance

May 31, 2021

Uganda’s SafeBoda and the art of motorcycle mass transit

May 26, 2021

Backbone of Africa’s banking system: Development Finance Institutions

May 21, 2021

Bettr founders discuss fintech and the new creative economy

May 20, 2021

Flutterwave Partners with Amole™ to Facilitate Remittances into Ethiopia

May 20, 2021

Finance for the future

May 11, 2021

The motorcycle ride-hailing wars in Nigeria and Uganda are SafeBoda’s to lose

May 5, 2021

UBS and Lynk Collaborate to Enhance Integration of AI-driven Expert Access into the Client Investment Process

May 5, 2021

Egypt’s Flextock closes $3.25M in the largest pre-seed yet in MENA

May 7, 2021

We now serve over 10k businesses in Lagos: Gokada CEO

April 27, 2021

2021 TIME 100 Most Influential Companies— Flutterwave Powering Retailers

April 22, 2021

Why Flutterwave partnered with Worldpay for online card payments in Africa

April 17, 2021

Top African Challenger Banks Helping the Unbanked Through Mobile Services

April 6, 2021

Asoko Launches a Virtual DealRoom with The Trade Hub Connecting Investors to Fast-Growing Impact Businesses

April 19, 2021

Andela moves beyond Africa, now accepts developers from Latin and South America

March 16, 2021

Flutterwave and PayPal collaborate to allow African merchants to accept and make payments

March 11, 2021

South Africa’s FlexClub adds $5M to seed round to scale its car subscription marketplace

March 9, 2021

African payments company Flutterwave raises $170M, now valued at over $1B

March 3, 2021

Flextock is a YC-backed e-commerce fulfillment provider for Africa and the Middle East

March 4, 2021

With support from, Arifu partners with Praekelt.Org to promote the economic recovery of 500,000 micro and small businesses (MSMEs) in Kenya, Nigeria, and South Africa.

February 25, 2021

Stitch emerges from stealth with $4M for its API fintech play in Africa

January 8, 2021

How Flutterwave saved 2020 for its community

December 7, 2020

Avis Offers Subscription Service in South Africa with FlexClub

December 3, 2020

Rensource and Premium Poultry team up with Empower to deploy solar energy project to poultry farm

October 22, 2020

MTN Uganda has powered Afya Pap App users to Call or Chat with a doctor

September 5, 2020

Olugbenga Agboola makes “Fortune 40 under 40” 2020 List

September 4, 2020

Tastemakers: How to center black voices in the travel industry (for real)

September 3, 2020

Yoco launches its ‘Restart’ campaign

July 20, 2020

SA’s SweepSouth raises latest round of funding from Futuregrowth

July 16, 2020

Airbnb teams up with SweepSouth

July 3, 2020

Andela looks to double talent pool with Africa expansion

June 11, 2020

Futuregrowth invests in LifeCheq

June 10, 2020

Uber and Flutterwave launch Uber Cash Wallet in Kenya & Nigeria

June 3, 2020

Yoco and SmartWage help merchants provide salary advances

May 28, 2020

Led by CRE, Carry1st raises $4.0 million to catalyze mobile gaming in Africa

May 21, 2020

How Flutterwave adapted to help small African businesses during lockdown

May 19, 2020

Andela launches Azure Training for African developers in partnership with Microsoft

May 8, 2020

Africa-focused digital identity platform SmileID launches in South Africa

April 29, 2020

Yoco offers online payment solutions to support small business

April 22, 2020

GO-JEK backed SafeBoda launches SafeBoda Shop to beef up your grocery shopping

April 14, 2020

Rensource launches platform to connect retailers and customers amid lockdown

March 2, 2020

Oradian recognized by the Financial Times as a top 10 fastest growing fintech in the region

March 2, 2020

Flutterwave recognized by the Inc 5000 as a top 5 fastest growing financial services company

February 13, 2020

How SweepSouth CEO Aisha Pandor, created 15 000 jobs in South Africa

January 21, 2020

Flutterwave raises $35M series B from global investors including Greycroft, Visa, and Fis

December 18, 2019

Rensource raises $20M series A to formalise SMES in Nigeria, starting with power

December 11, 2019

Silicon Valley backed SmileID has raised $4m to solve identity on the continent

November 20, 2019

Alibaba and MassMutual Ventures back Lynk

November 5, 2019

Andela expands into Egypt, partners with ITIDA to train top software engineers

August 23, 2019

Tastemakers raises $1m to grow catalog of Africa experiences

August 7, 2019

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