Innovate Africa Launches with $2.5M Angel Fund for Early-Stage Africa-Focused Startups

Innovate Africa, an angel investment fund that supports early-stage founders in funding life-changing ideas, taking startups from conception to product, and financing innovative ventures, has launched with an initial $2.5…

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Spotify To Launch Comment Features On Podcast Episodes

Spotify is launching the ability to leave comments on podcasts on its platform. The new feature could give creators new ways to interact with their audiences. Details The Comment feature will…

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Africa Remittance Startup Nala Raises $40 Million In Series A for Global Expansion

Money transfer fintech Nala has raised $40 million in Series A funding to support its global expansion and enhance the reliability of payments to Africa by laying down its own…

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Podcast: The Hubtel Growth Story with Alex Bram, CEO of Hubtel

Alex Bram is the CEO of Ghana’s most successful Indigenous tech start-up, Hubtel which was founded in 2005 as an SMS messaging provider and has grown over the years into…

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Introducing Labari Insights, Our Data Product

Today, we're introducing the beta version of our data product called "Labari Insights". Over the years, we've gathered multiple data points on tech companies and media and we have decided…

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Zambia Approves Construction of Second Coal Plant To Deal with Severe Power Cuts

Zambia’s energy regulator has approved the construction of the country's second coal-fired power plant. The approval comes as Zambia is going through its worst drought in decades. The drought has…

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Kuda Will Launch A Multi-Currency Digital Wallet Later This Year in Canada

Kuda Technologies will be launching a multi-currency digital wallet to help with remittances for Africans later this year in Q3. This was announced after the company secured a payment license…

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Telecel Ghana Is Having A Rough Time After Its Rebrand

On March 12th, 2024, Vodafone Ghana officially rebranded to Telecel Ghana. Telecel Ghana gained full control over various operations previously managed by Vodafone, including fixed telephone lines, internet services, voice…

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