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Africa Roundup: DHL invests in MallforAfrica Zipline launches in US Novastar raises 200M

Nigerian blockchain payments startup Bitmama closes 2M preseed as it scales to new markets

Nigerias Grey raises 2M for crossborder payments play and regional expansion

Tiger Global backs African fintech Mono in 15M Series A round

Finclusion raises 20M to build out creditled neobank offering across Africa

MallforAfrica goes global Kobo360 and Sokowatch raise VC France explains its 76M fund

Nigerias Interswitch confirms 1B valuation after Visa investment

Nigerias AltSchool raises 1M preseed to build an alternative school for Africans

Andela CEO confirms staff cuts as layoffs hit African tech

MAXng raises 7M round backed by Yamaha and pilots EVs in Nigeria

Asset financiers to the rescue as Bolt plans to signup 200000 new drivers in Africa to meet growing demand for ridehailing services

As the global venture capital market slows Africa charts its own course

Kenyan BNPL startup Lipa Later eyes more African markets after raising 12 million

Tiger Global and Greycroft back Nigerian investment app Bamboo in 15M round

Nigeria is becoming Africas unofficial tech capital

African logistics startup Lori Systems raises Series A led by Chinese investors

African genomics startup 54gene raises 15M led by Adjuvant Capital

Naspers Foundry is open for South African startup pitches CEO says

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

Daily Crunch: Hackers leak names personal details of donors to Freedom Convoy protest

In Nigeria PalmPay waives fees and creates 100M COVID19 payout fund

African countries need startup acts more than ever to support innovation

Y Combinatorbacked Trella brings transparency to Egypts trucking and shipping industry

Africa Roundup: ToLet Acquires JumiaHouse NG Facebook announces NGHub Interswitch IPO Update

African payment startup Chipper Cash raises 138M Series A

Nigerias Helium Health acquires Qatars Meddy in rare AfricaGCC deal

Nigerian digital bank Kuda is the latest African startup to lay off employees

Offering a whitelabeled lending service in emerging markets Mines raises 13 million

Uzoma Dozies Sparkle raises 31M for personal business neobank play in Nigeria

Odyssey Energy Solutions continues quest to electrify developing economies with 53M seed

Solarbased ISP startup Tizeti launches 4G LTE network in Nigeria

Africas top angel Tomi Davies eyes startups and coinvestors

Norrsken VCs and 30 unicorn founders set up 200M fund to back growthstage startups in Africa

Fintechs in Africa continue to overshadow all other startups in funding gained

Nigerian businesses can now accept Apple Pay on Paystack

Nigerias Okra raises 1M from TLcom connecting bank accounts to apps

Update on Nigerian fintech firm Interswitch and its speculative IPO

Payment startup Chipper Cash raises 6M for Southern Africa expansion

Identity verification company Youverify extends seed funding to 25M as it expands across Africa

Francophone African super app Gozem grabs 5M to expand and offer more services

Mobility startup Plentywaka picks up 12M seed acquires Ghanas Stabus

After VCs spend millions Nigeria restricts ridehail motorbike taxis

Extra Crunch roundup: Chinas new data privacy law fractional farming debt vs equity

Nigerias Kuda raises 10M to be the mobilefirst challenger bank for Africa

Nigerian YCbacked startup Anchor comes out of stealth with 1M to scale its bankingasaservice platform

CowryWise microsavings service opens highyield government bonds to everyday Nigerians

African edtech startup uLesson raises 15M backed by Nielsen Ventures and Tencent

Black Gen Z VCs are here and swinging for the fences

MarketForce raises 40 million Series A introduces BNPL merchant stock financing

Kenyas HotelOnline acquires hospitality software company HotelPlus