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Author Ruth Maposa
26 Apr

GEC+Africa: Building a United Front for Thriving African Startups

The recent GEC+Africa conference in Cape Town marked a significant turning point in fostering collaboration for African entrepreneurship. A key element of the event was the Ministerial Round Table on Entrepreneurship, which brought together government ministers, entrepreneurship organizations, and other stakeholders.

17 Feb

Nigeria’s Flutterwave Fintech Startup Raises USD$250M, Raises Valuation To USD$3bn

The African fintech Flutterwave in the last twelve months raised $250 million in a series D round that tripled the company’s value to over $3 billion. The San Francisco-headquartered and Lagos-based startup in a Series C round from Tiger Global and Avenir, raised $170 million putting the company’s valuation at $1 billion.