Country: Uganda

Techpoint Africa

Sub-Saharan Africa lost $237.4 million to Internet censorship in 2020

On the world map, hostility towards Internet use and infringement on freedom of speech are often concentrated in Africa, Asia, the Middle East, Europe, and some […]
February 26th, 2021
Techpoint Africa

Jumia’s 2020 earnings, Future Africa Fund backs Termii, Sub-Saharan Africa loses $237m

This post is a delayed version of Techpoint Digest, a week-daily newsletter that rounds up major happenings in African tech. You can start receiving it hours […]
February 25th, 2021
WeeTracker

Introducing ReadyGuides: The Playbook for African Business Scenario

WeeTracker & AfriCo have partnered to bring data & research reports around African startups & business scenario. The partnership aims to build a knowledge & information infrastructure that can […]
February 23rd, 2021
WeeTracker

The State Of Ugandan Startup Ecosystem

Uganda ranks 89th out of 202 countries based on the strength of its startup ecosystem with Kampala, Mbarara, Jinja and Gulu being the most prominent cities […]
February 18th, 2021
Techpoint Africa

Safaricom’s Ethiopia licence, Nigerian IoT startup’s demise, Another cleantech fundraise

This post is a delayed version of Techpoint Digest, a week-daily newsletter that rounds up major happenings in African tech. You can start receiving it hours […]
February 18th, 2021
Disrupt Africa

Kenyan energy startup SunCulture raises $11m to expand solar-powered irrigation across Africa

Kenyan solar irrigation startup SunCulture has received a US$11 million debt funding round to expand its operations across Sub-Saharan Africa. Founded in 2013, SunCulture offers solutions […]
February 17th, 2021
Disrupt Africa

Kenyan consumer credit startup LipaLater expanding fast after taking on funding

Kenyan startup LipaLater, a tech-driven consumer credit platform, launched in Rwanda towards the end of last year and shall be expanding into Nigeria and Uganda in […]
February 17th, 2021
WeeTracker

Ugandan Energy Startup GnuGrid Secures USD 250K To Connect Off-Grid Solar Companies

Ugandan Energy Startup GnuGrid Secures USD 250K To Connect Off-Grid Solar Companies Ugandan energy startup gnuGrid has received funding of USD 250 K from US-based investors. […]
February 15th, 2021
Disrupt Africa

Ugandan energy startup gnuGrid raises $250k funding as it scales solution

Ugandan energy startup gnuGrid has raised a US$250,000 funding round as it works to scale its solution to more customers at home and into additional African […]
February 15th, 2021
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