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Digital lender Tala extends duration for repaying loans

Digital lender, Tala is targeting more borrowers with longer loan tenure as part of growth in the mass market amid

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TechBridge’s rosy dream for innovative startups in Mombasa

When Norwegian entrepreneur Oyvind Ridend lived in Mombasa, Kenya, he realised there were a number of hurdles standing in the

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Kenyan techpreneur designs accounting software for SMEs

After a string of frustrations in the job market, Daniel Abok began thinking of how to unchain himself from the

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The rise of super apps in Africa

From ride-hailing services to grocery delivery, and financial services such as buy-now-pay-later to microfinancing, super-apps development in the Middle East

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WaffarX announces a multi-million dollar fund raise

WaffarX, a cashback shopping service in the MENA region, has announced that it has completed a multi-million dollar financing round

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Antara’s $45m feature film to sell movie rights via NFT drop

Arabian Camels has announced the launch of an ‘Antara Movie NFT’, that will grant buyers up to 50 percent of

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Swahilipot: Mombasa hub where innovation, culture converge

Just next to the mighty Fort Jesus in Mombasa, sits Swahilipot Hub, Kenya’s coast region premier technology hub. It takes

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Kenyan startup wins $5,000 in IBM’s 2021 Call for Code Global Challenge

IBM and David Clark Cause have announced Mavuno Link as the Middle East and Africa Regional Winner of the 2021