Category: EdTech Startups

  • AltSchool raises $1m Pre-seed to address Africa’s shortage of Junior level Tech talents

    AltSchool raises $1m Pre-seed to address Africa’s shortage of Junior level Tech talents

    Unlike in the past years, there is currently a significant focus on tech talent development. The focus has completely shifted from the entry-level training talent that it used to be to training senior talent. Undoubtedly, one of the significant reasons that necessitated this shift is the inability of the local education system to produce qualified […]

  • African online learning platform, Edukoya raises $3.5million pre-seed funding

    African online learning platform, Edukoya raises $3.5million pre-seed funding

    Edukoya, an Africa-focused online learning platform, has raised $3.5 million in a pre-seed round led by Target Global with strategic participation from angel investors including European and African founders. Edukoya empowers learners and their parents to take control of their learning and makes it easier for them to access high-quality learning material and expert help. […]

  • Facebook to launch Edtech app Sabee in Nigeria

    Facebook to launch Edtech app Sabee in Nigeria

    Facebook Inc is currently working on educational app “Sabee”, which focused on creating online education for Nigerians. Through the app Facebook aims to connect learners and educators in online communities to create a learning environment that can work no matter the location. “Sabee “is currently in early alpha testing with fewer than 100 testers who […]