Singapore’s CredoLab raises US$7m to expand into Africa
Company says offering is positioned to support economic recovery in the markets in which it operates.Tom Jackson
Nigeria’s OPay shuts down e-commerce services to focus on Fintech
In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic and lockdown in the West African country.
Zipline using drones to deliver COVID-19 test samples in Ghana
Company says service has improved the Ghanaian government’s ability to more quickly monitor the spread of the virus.
SA Fintech JUMO secures US$55-million
Investment will be used for further geographic expansion.
Tarya Fintech Africa targets early expansion
Company currently engaged with cocoa farmers in Ghana, but eyes expansion into Nigeria.
M-KOPA Solar rolls out solar-powered fridges across Kenya
Solution will be rolled out across 65 retail outlets.
Danish FinTech firm GrowthBond tries its hand at Africa
Company launches to help small business fund Facebook adverts.
Andela launches Egypt as first fully remote centre
Company has hired over 80 top engineers from Cairo, Alexandria, Damnhour, Port Saeed and Mansoura.
Futures digital asset exchange OKEx enters Africa
Operation aims to usher in a new era of cryptocurrency adoption.
Andela set to lay off over 400 developers in change of approach
Despite raising US$100-million in funding.
Solar firm BBOXX secures additional US$50-million
Pay-as-you-go company to scale faster with latest Series D funding.
Nigerian payments company TechAdvance raises US$1-million
Fund will be used for business model transformation and expansion into emerging markets.
Sure Chill raises £4-million for Africa expansion
Health-focused cooling tech firm to focus on key markets in 2020.