Country: Botswana

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Orange Money partners with Cellulant to enable card-to-wallet transfers in Botswana

Techpoint Digest September 13, 2022 · less than a min Techpoint Digest Below is a delayed version of Techpoint Digest, a week-daily 5-minute roundup of happenings […]
September 13th, 2022
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Google has selected 60 African startups for its second Startups Black Founders Fund (BFF) cohort, with 23 Nigerian and 12 Kenyan grantees

Google has selected 60 African startups for the second cohort of the Google for Startups Black Founders Fund (BFF). Healthlane, Ajua, Bee, Mapha, Eversend, Norebase, Lifebank, […]
September 6th, 2022
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South Africa’s ruling party wants the country to phase out 2G and 3G networks

The African National Congress (ANC), South Africa’s ruling party, wants the country to develop an official timeline for phasing out 2G and 3G connectivity to modernise […]
August 3rd, 2022
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South African startup, Qwili, raises a $1.2 million seed round to improve its operations

South African startup, Qwili, has raised $1.2 million in seed funding to improve its operations. The round was led by E4E Africa, a South African venture […]
July 28th, 2022

Namibian E-Commerce Retail Platform JABU Raises USD 15 Mn Series A Round

Namibian E-Commerce Retail Platform JABU Raises USD 15 Mn Series A Round JABU, a Namibian last-mile distribution e-commerce company has received a USD 15 Mn Series […]
May 26th, 2022
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Reclaiming stolen African artefacts

Olá, You’ve missed out if you haven’t been listening to the Techpoint Africa Podcast, dear reader! Ask around and tell me what other people are saying. […]
May 26th, 2022

IPO-Bound OYO Acquires Croatia-Based Hospitality Service Provider Direct Booker

The transaction valued Direct Booker at $5.5 Mn Direct Booker offers vacation home management services in Dubrovnik, an important tourist destination in Croatia Direct Booker’s inventory […]
May 9th, 2022

Coinbase Rolls Out UPI & IMPS Support For India Users

No clarity yet on the banks that the crypto exchange has partnered with to launch the service in India. Coinbase had acknowledged the announcement briefly on […]
March 26th, 2022
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Inside NIPOST’s latest financial inclusion play: Agency banking and fingerprint authentication

In the fintech space, phrases like “financial inclusion” and “banking the unbanked” have become so prevalent that they’ve almost certainly become buzzwords. Sometimes, it appears that […]
March 3rd, 2022
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