Disrupt Africa
Jan 25, 2021

Africa’s disclosed VC investments reached US$2.4bn in 2020

Despite COVID-19 disruptions, investor interest in African start-ups remained strong, with fintech retaining the lion's share of total funding, says Briter Bridges.
Jan 21, 2021

African tech start-up funding passes US$700m in 2020

397 start-ups raised US$701.5 million in total funding according to African Tech Startups Funding Report 2020.
Nov 5, 2020

Global Voice Group scouts for African tech start-up investment

ICT and reg-tech solutions provider offers an opportunity for start-ups to access up to US$300,000 in funding.

Start-ups selected to compete at Africa Tech Summit Connects

12 start-ups are looking to raise either pre-seed, seed, or Series A funding.
Jun 29, 2020

Africa’s e-health sector booming

Start-up numbers and investment reach record high according to research.
Feb 7, 2020

Kenyan data analytics start-up turns heads at Summit

Superfluid Labs wins ENGIE Challenge at event in Kigali.

Africa's FinTech sector grows by 60% in 2 years says Disrupt Africa

Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa account for 65.2% of Africa's FinTech start-up ecosystem.
Aug 28, 2018

Africa gradually transitioning towards the gig economy

New report finds increasing preference for on-demand services as opposed to more traditional jobs boards.

SA must renew education if tech ecosystem is to flourish

Research shows current education system cannot support broad-based tech entrepreneurship.
May 11, 2018

West Africa home to two of three top agri-tech ecosystems

Research by Disrupt Africa sheds light on growth, with 82 agri-tech start-ups in operation across the continent at the beginning of 2018.
Mar 19, 2018

Africa well positioned to exploit ecommerce growth

DHL VP urges more businesses on the continent to embrace the disruptive technology.