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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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Meta, Twitter, and TikTok face serious conflicts ahead Kenya’s 2022 election

Kenya’s 2022 election is drawing really close and several events are shaping up that could have a significant impact on activities come August 9, 2022. With […]
August 3rd, 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

Sudanese Fintech Bloom Secures USD 6.5 Mn Seed Round

Sudanese Fintech Bloom Secures USD 6.5 Mn Seed Round Bloom, a Sudan-based fintech that offers a high-yield savings account and adjacent digital banking services, has raised […]
July 19th, 2022
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Kenya’s SNDBX is helping African startups build for global markets

Last week, the Internet was abuzz with yet another controversy involving Flutterwave. The startup was caught in a messy situation where a compliance professional could have […]
July 13th, 2022
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Preventing lengthy vote counts with blockchain

It has been an eventful week and we could not help but talk about it on the Techpoint Africa Podcast. From Apple’s World Wide Developer Conference […]
June 9th, 2022
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