Updates on African startups + investments
Context and Thoughts The standout in this issue of Africa Notes is clearly Kobo360 [NG] with their $20m Series A funding round led by Goldman Sachs + $…
Andy Volk
Context and Thoughts Welcome back dear readers: It’s been a little while since my last issue of Africa Notes! Since then, Africa has seen new world-cla…
Andy Volk
Context and Thoughts In July I had an epic expedition heading out from San Francisco through South Africa, Nigeria, and Kenya, meeting with entrepreneu…
Andy Volk
Context and Thoughts On the back of the Civic [US] recent (very) successful $33mm well-planned ICO (Initial Coin Offering), i have to wonder: is the IC…
Andy Volk
Context and Thoughts As you can see from this issue’s “Industry and Ecosystem News” section, it’s been a busy last 4 weeks with African startup-related…
Andy Volk
Context and Thoughts Africa Notes just keeps on growing: as I send out issue #12, I wanted to share a few statistics with you on Africa Notes performan…
Andy Volk
Context and Thoughts It’s been a busy few weeks for startup funding and acquisitions in Africa: The breakout acquisition that everyone has been talking…
Andy Volk
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Africa Notes: Updates on Africa & EM startups + investments