Category: Startups

Technology startup stories, product launches, funding and aquisition

Swahilipot Hub,1000 Alternatives call for PIW startups now open

Swahilipot Hub in partnership with 1000 Alternatives is happy to announce a call for startups and early-stage companies to apply…

2 days ago

Kenyan based start-up emerges as runners up at Zambezi Prize, wins US$30,000

Kenyan based start-up, Tulaa, was named by the Legatum Center for Development and Entrepreneurship at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT),…

2 weeks ago

Kenya’s Bwala Africa closes Ksh 24 million debt financing, launches BwalaPay

Bwala Africa Group, a last mile logistics marketplace launched early this year to solve challenges facing fleet owners on a…

3 weeks ago

Okolea digital lending platform launches newly upgraded platform

Okolea online lending application has now launched multiple loans function that allows the users to have three loans simultaneously, a…

3 weeks ago

Uganda, Kenya to represent EA at Google Launchpad Accelerator Africa Class 2

East Africa is set to be represented by three startups from Uganda and Kenya at Google launchpad accelerator Africa class…

4 weeks ago

TechWadi, African Technology Foundation announce collaborative partnership

TechWadi recently announced its partnership with the African Technology Foundation to further expand its influence in promoting tech entrepreneurship on…

4 weeks ago

Dutch FMO grant boosts African FinTech Lendable

Dutch Development Bank FMO is extending a convertible grant to Kenyan-based FinTech platform Lendable providing a ‘first loss’ backstop that…

4 weeks ago

Top 30 startup finalists announced for DEMO Africa 2018 in Casablanca

Following a few months of innovation roadshows, city tours and virtual adjudication, the management team of DEMO Africa today announced…

1 month ago

Ecobank announces the 11 finalists of its Fintech Challenge 2018

Ecobank, has announced the finalists for the 2nd edition of the annual Ecobank Fintech Challenge, a competition for Africa-focused technology…

1 month ago

Kenyan startup takes home US$50,000 top prize from Visa’s Everywhere Initiative

Visa announced a tech startup based in Kenya, Mookh Africa, as the overall winner of its first ever Sub Saharan…

2 months ago

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