@ndekekwe is an academic and thought leader who is confident that Africa has all it needs to build its future. Through @tekedia, he is ensuring that African entrepreneurs have the capital they need to succeed.
Today on #TechpointDigest, @nwokomachigo discusses @Flat6Labs seed fund, @Mooveafrica’s Cape Town expansion, electronic transmission of results, and @yellowcard_app’s Series A
Nigerian edtech startup, @stranerds, is helping Nigerian students study better by connecting them with tutors and peers. Its goal is to become a one-stop-shop for students’ educational needs.
Today on #TechpointDigest, @nwokomachigo discusses telco shut down in Zamfara State, Infibranches’ $2 million raise, and @dopayHQ Series A round.
After failing at 4 startups, Obasegun Ayodele is making hardware accessible to Africans with Vilsquare
After starting and failing at four startups as a student, @Obateke found success with @vilsquare, a hardware startup. He shares insights and lessons from his journey.
The success of startups like @WaveSenegal and @Afrikrea has put the spotlight on Francophone African startups. Arthur Thuet of Saviu Ventures offers some insight into why the firm invests in startups from the region.
Today on #TechpointDigest, @nwokomachigo discusses Capiter’s Series A, Zamfara’s telecoms blackout, and the battle between cryptocurrencies and CBDCs.
From engaging panel discussions to a bracing tour, the Hardware Convention 2021, held in Aba, Abia State, South-East Nigeria, provided a rare insight into the workings of the ecosystem. Curious? Then you should read this.
Today on #TechpointDigest, @nwokomachigo discusses @AutochekAfrica’s acquisition moves. South Africa’s spectrum concerns, and @OPay_NG’s money laundering controversy.
“Angel investing is more than just writing a cheque” — Biola Alabi, Nollywood producer and tech investor
Despite the great progress made in investing in African startups, there’s still a lot of demand for early-stage financing. Techpoint Africa caught up with @biolaa1 to discuss startups and angel investing. Dive in.