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Seedstars Africa Summit closes the year for Seedstars Africa
2 years ago

Seedstars Africa Summit closes the year for Seedstars Africa

Seedstars World (SSW), the  global community and platform for entrepreneurs in technology in emerging markets and fast-growing startup scenes, hosted the Seedstars Summit, the third of the annual Africa …
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Farmcrowdy Closes on Seed Funding of $1Million
2 years ago

Farmcrowdy Closes on Seed Funding of $1Million

Farmcrowdy, Nigeria’s first and leading digital agriculture platform which allows Nigerians to venture in and sponsor agriculture, announced that it had closed on seed funding of $1 million …
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Meet the Startups Pitching at Seedstars Africa
2 years ago

Meet the Startups Pitching at Seedstars Africa

Seedstars World (SSW), the  global community and platform for entrepreneurs in technology in emerging markets and fast-growing startup scenes, is hosting the third annual Seedstars Africa Summit that connects the …
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Seedstars World is Touring 20 African Countries looking for the Best Startups
3 years ago

Seedstars World is Touring 20 African Countries looking for the Best Startups

Seedstars World, the global seed stage startup competition for emerging markets and fast-growing startup ecosystems is returning to Africa to scout for the best high growth startups and …
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Improving health care, one message at a time: Totohealth
4 years ago

Improving health care, one message at a time: Totohealth

Health care literacy among Kenya’s lower income population is poor, especially in rural areas. Because of many parents’ inability to access health care or medical advice, maternal and …
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Start-Up Stories: Solar Sister
4 years ago

Start-Up Stories: Solar Sister

Africa’s economic growth and quality of life are hindered by a lack of power. The International Energy Agency (IEA) estimates that over 585 million people across the …
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Start-Up Stories: Tech Needs Girls Ghana
4 years ago

Start-Up Stories: Tech Needs Girls Ghana

As a young girl, Regina wanted to build a rocket. Upon presenting a prototype to her physics teacher, she was told, “It’s impossible. Girls don’t build rockets. They …
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Start-up Stories: NigerianFoods.com
5 years ago

Start-up Stories: NigerianFoods.com

NigerianFoods.com cofounders Tosin Osibodu and Ian Cohan-Shapiro saw a need and have found a way to meet it: their website brings high quality, authentic Nigerian food to …
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She Leads Africa Competition: $10,000 Cash Prize for 1st Place
5 years ago

She Leads Africa Competition: $10,000 Cash Prize for 1st Place

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Lagos, Nigeria – She Leads Africa has announced the launch of a business pitch competition exclusively for female entrepreneurs, which will give the most promising female entrepreneurs in …
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