Tag: Startups in Africa

  • Nigerian financial service startup OnePipe, raises $3.5m seed round

    Nigerian financial service startup OnePipe, raises $3.5m seed round

    Nigerian growing fintech startup OnePipe has raised a $3.5 million seed funding round to double down on its embedded finance strategy. What does OnePipe do? OnePipe launched in August 2019, OnePipe aggregates APIs from banks and fintech into a standardised gateway that is easy to integrate and makes partnerships seamless. OnePipe saves time and money […]

  • From Silicon Valley to Silicon Valley, the story of Paystack

    From Silicon Valley to Silicon Valley, the story of Paystack

    Despite the gruesome happenings across Nigeria in recent time, Stripe, a United States payments firm has acquired Paystack, a Nigerian fintech startup, thereby making the company the most successful startup at the moment. This however is in a bid to develop into the online market in Africa which is seen to be expanding rapidly in […]

  • 7 mysteries in African startup scene

    7 mysteries in African startup scene

    Africa continent is a great market for any kind of startup if you can unravel the mystery behind her startup scene. We advocate tech, fintech, agritech, edu disrupts but we also advocate the understanding of African market. Reason why many African startups failed is just because they don’t understand African business. The way business is […]