Fund raising

Nigeria’s DaystarPower secures $38m Series B round expansion

Nigerian company Daystar Power, a provider of hybrid solar power solutions to businesses, has announced a Series B investment of US$38 million to help...

AFIDBA Accelerator Programme For African Entrepreneurs 2021

Applications are now open for the Acceleration and Funding Programme for Digital Africa Businesses with Impacts (AFIDBA), this is a free 6 months Accelerator Programme...

Winners of Nigerian Oil and Gas Tech Hackathon score $ 10 000

Five Nigerian startups have been announced as the winners of the Nigerian Oil and Gas Technology (NOGTECH) Hackathon. The top five Nigerian startup winners included Fuel Intellisense, Homefront...

AWS Africa Startup: Women Founded & Led Startups Program 2021

The AWS Activate Africa Startup team believes in the strategic importance of supporting Women Founded & Led Technology Startups. In 2021 we will be launching the...

Meet The Nigerian Entrepreneur Who Just Raised $20.5 Million To Help Truck Drivers Manage...

CloudTrucks, a platform helping truck drivers find work and organize their business announced today that it has raised $20.5 million in a Series A...

Pan-African Fintech Accelerator Program 2021

Funded by the SANAD Fund for MSME, in partnership with MEST Africa and Impact Lab, the Pan-African Fintech Accelerator is a six-month virtual program designed...

Future of Work Africa 2021 Accelerator Programme open for early-stage startups

Village Capital, a hybrid organization identified as a non-profit and venture capital firm has announced the opening of applications for the Future of Work...

5 Nigerian startups win $50,000 prize for their Oil & Gas Innovations

5 teams of young innovators emerged as the winners of the Nigerian Oil and Gas Technology (NOGTECH) Hackathon. This competition was sponsored by the...

10 Nigerian IT startups compete for top awards in Dubai

Ten startups innovations in information technology selected by the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) will represent Nigeria at this year’s Feature Stars competition as part...

WhatsApp Advertising System is Coming!

WhatsApp, which has been on the agenda for a while with its new features, maintains its title as the most preferred messaging application in...