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Solarbased ISP startup Tizeti launches 4G LTE network in Nigeria

Google is building a new private subsea cable between Europe and the US

Egyptian financial services provider MNTHalan valued at 1B in 400M funding

Shekel Mobility a B2B marketplace for auto dealers in Africa raises 7M led by Ventures Platform and MaC VC

Nigerian bankingasaservice platform Maplerad raises 6M led by Peter Thiels Valar Ventures

The McFly project wants to launch flying taxis on the blockchain in Nairobi

Catalyst Fund gets 15M from JP Morgan UK Aid to back 30 EM fintech startups

Luno launches investment arm to back over 200 fintech and cryptoweb3 startups yearly

Kenyas HotelOnline acquires hospitality software company HotelPlus

WHO Africa hosts hackathons offers seed funds to fight COVID19

Watch every panel and session from Startup Battlefield Africa 2017

Tencent veterans secure 13M to build crosschain decentralized identities

Mobility startup Plentywaka picks up 12M seed acquires Ghanas Stabus

Nigerian logistics startup Kobo360 raises 30M backed by Goldman Sachs

Tunisian enterprise AI startup InstaDeep raises 100M from Alpha BioNTech Google

African startups join global funding boom as fintech shines

WorldCover raises 6M round for emerging markets climate insurance

These are the 15 startups participating in Startup Battlefield Africa

TechCrunch roundup: Africa investor survey biz model basics video marketing tactics

DHL acquires stake in Link Commerce developed by MallforAfrica

Days after pledging to expand internet Ethiopias government shuts it off

Climate tech VC Satgana closes first fund that targets earlystage startups in Africa Europe

Operas Africa fintech startup OPay gains 120M from Chinese investors

How a Ugandan prince and a crypto startup are planning an African revolution

Founders of wellfunded Egyptian B2B startup Capiter fired following fraud allegations

MarketForce forced to tighten its belt as tough times hit

South Africas NFTfi raises 5M so people can use their NFTs as collateral for loans

SunCulture wants to turn Africa into the worlds next bread basket one solar water pump at a time

Helium Health gets 30M backed by AXA IM Alts and 23andMes Anne Wojcicki

Digital bank Umba raises 15M plans to expand into three new African markets

December in Africa: Ghanian healthcare drones and Cameroonian separatist cryptocurrency

TLcom Capital managing partner Maurizio Caio on African unicorns valuations and exits

Its about time Alexa Google and Siri learn to play nice

Egypts SideUp raises 12M to grow its ecommerce support platform

Cartona gets 45M preSeries A to connect retailers with suppliers in Egypt

Nigerias Youverify raises 25M to enhance antimoney laundering compliance

With a 10 million round Nigerias Paga plans global expansion

Interswitch CEO Mitchell Elegbe to discuss African fintech at TechCrunch Disrupt

Zambian card issuing startup Union54 raises 12M led by Tiger Global

Costanoa Ventures and Norrsken22 back Smile Identity in 20M Series B round

Designing Wakanda: An interview with Black Panthers production designer

Sudans first YCbacked startup is helping consumers protect and grow their wealth

Visa takes a swipe in fintech builds new online marketplace

Accel leads 4M investment in Egyptian corporate cards platform Swypex

Startups should read this checklist before they go whale hunting for big partners

The latest list of YCbacked companies worth over 150M is the most geographically diverse yet

LeapFrogs new fund to double down on financial and healthcare sectors in Africa and Asia

Kenyabased aquaculture tech Victory Farms nets 5M funding to expand into new markets

The first Zambian startup to get into YC is developing Africas first cardissuing API

AWS partners with Kenyas Safaricom on cloud and consulting services