Country: Tanzania

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Clear monetisation strategies and regulatory engagement: How African fintechs can position for growth

The news According to a recent report by McKinsey, Ghana is set to lead growth in Africa’s fintech sector, with the country projected to experience a […]
September 1st, 2022
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MTN is rolling out its new 5G network across Nigeria. We talked about some of the places you can find it

Today on the Techpoint Africa Podcast, we welcome back an old face that has been behind the camera as we give you the weekly roundup on […]
August 25th, 2022
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There’s now super-fast Internet on Kilimanjaro, but it’s useless to millions of Tanzanians living miles below

The Internet is a basic human right, and we’re increasingly finding it in the most unusual places. The news: The Tanzania Telecommunications Corporation has installed Internet […]
August 22nd, 2022
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Kenya’s B2B agritech, iProcure, raises $10.2 million Series B to expand to Tanzania

Kenya’s B2B agritech startup, iProcure, has raised $10.2 million in Series B funding to expand to Tanzania. Investisseurs & Partenaires (I&P) led the round. With Novastar […]
August 18th, 2022
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Bolt now serves only corporate customers in Tanzania

Ride-hailing company, Bolt, has announced that it will only serve corporate customers in Tanzania beginning today, Wednesday, August 17, 2022. As part of the ride-hailing company’s […]
August 17th, 2022
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Kenyan startup, Marketforce, lays off 9% of its workforce

In July 2022, Marketforce, a Kenyan end-to-end distribution platform, reportedly laid off a significant portion of its workforce. The layoff was a part of a reorganisation […]
August 11th, 2022

Kenyan HR Startup Crew HR & Payroll Secures Funding

Kenyan HR Startup Crew HR & Payroll Secures Funding Kenyan startup Crew HR &Payroll has rebranded to FaidiHR after it received an undisclosed amount of funding from SprintX, a US-based Venture Capitalist […]
August 5th, 2022
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Kenya’s insurtech startup, Lami Technologies, raises an extra $3.7m seed round to expand its insurance product offerings

Lami Technologies, a Kenyan insurtech startup, has raised a $3.7 million seed round extension to expand its insurance product offerings. Harlem Capital led the funding round. […]
August 2nd, 2022
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