Author Mahlatse Tolamo
27 Jan

How To Create A Powerful Elevator Pitch

An elevator pitch is a great opportunity for entrepreneurs to market their business. An elevator pitch goes beyond sharing what you do but to entice your prospect clients and investors to want to know more about your business.

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25 Jan

All You Need to Know About The Different Startup Funding Rounds

It is important for startups to familiarise themselves with the types of funding available to them in the different stages of their startup lifecycle. Each funding round is designed to give entrepreneurs and their businesses enough capital to get to their next milestone.

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15 Dec

Johannesburg Has Been Featured As The Top 5 Regional Ecosystem In The 2020 Global Startup Fintech Report

The Global Fintech Ecosystem Report has ranked Johannesburg second under the ‘Sub-Saharan Africa Fintech Ecosystem to Watch Out’ while Cape Town is ranked first. Both cities are followed by Kigali, Kinshasa, and Lagos respectively

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29 Oct

Pick n’ Pay to buy Bottles App

South Africa’s first alcohol delivery app, Bottles app is in the process of being purchased by Retail group, Pick n’ pay due to the online rise in e-commerce which has been accelerated by COVID-19.

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29 Oct

Stripe Acquires Nigeria’s Fintech Startup Paystack For USD$200m

Silicon Valley’s most valuable private company, Stripe, which is an online payment platform has decided to expand into the African market for the first time by acquiring Paystack, a Lagos-based Fintech company that helps businesses in Africa get paid by anyone, anywhere in the world.

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14 Oct

Digital Africa Increases It’s Funding Capacity For African Startups From €65m To €130m

In 2018, President Macron launched the Digital Africa initiative as a platform to increase collaboration between African and French startup ecosystems.

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