In the News

November 15, 2021

AfricInvest signs debt deal via Asoko Digital Engagement Platform

November 10, 2021

Flutterwave acquires Disha, a creator platform that planned to shutter in February

October 28, 2021

Stitch gets a $2M seed extension, hires Benjamin Dada to lead Nigerian expansion

October 28, 2021

Standard Bank partners with Flutterwave

October 25, 2021

Flutterwave Enables New Europe-Africa Payment Corridors via Stellar

October 21, 2021

Smile Identity Expands Its KYC And ID Verification Services To Uganda

October 12, 2021

Flutterwave has partnered with Airtel Money to enhance payment and transaction options in Eastern Africa

October 8, 2021

Baobab Circle Awarded TEAMFund Awards Fourth Global Health Innovator Award

October 5, 2021

Yoco partners with over 700 retail stores across SA

October 2, 2021

FlexClub and Untapped Global partner to unlock thousands of electric vehicles for on-demand workers in emerging markets

October 1, 2021

Nigeria delivery and logistics transport startup Gokada expands to Ibadan

September 29, 2021

Startup Andela Bets on Helping Companies Hire Far-Flung IT Staff

September 24, 2021

More African countries dive into a cashless future with new MTN, Flutterwave deal

September 23, 2021

Afrexim and Asoko Partner to Help List African Companies

September 21, 2021

Flutterwave, 9PSB Partner to Boost Growth of Inclusive Financial Services in Nigeria

September 16, 2021

Flutterwave partners with Currencycloud to help accelerate expansion in Europe and US

September 16, 2021

Africa’s leading home services platform, SweepSouth Connect, launches in Nigeria

September 15, 2021

SA’s FlexClub adds motorcycle subscriptions to its offering

September 10, 2021

Definely raises £2.2m in Seed+ investment, co-led by CRE Venture Capital and M12 – Microsoft’s Venture Fund.

September 1, 2021

Asoko and Center for International Private Enterprise Launch Ethics 1st

September 1, 2021

Lynk Secures New Funding From UBS’s Investment Bank to Integrate AI-driven Expert Access into its Clients’ Investment Research Process

August 31, 2021

Nigerian B2B marketplace Sabi raises round of seed funding as it hits 150k merchant mark

August 31, 2021

SA prop-tech startup Flow reports impressive growth with further investment on the horizon

August 23, 2021

Andela Learning Community Surpasses 100,000 Learners

August 10, 2021

Flutterwave has been listed on the Forbes 2021 Cloud 100 list

August 9, 2021

Yoco has been named one of Fast Company’s 2021 Best Workplaces for Innovators

July 27, 2021

South African payments startup Yoco raises $83M Series C

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