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Village Capital Fintech Africa

Four Ugandan fintechs shortlisted for PayPal powered fintech Africa 2018 program

A few days ago, Village Capital published a shortlist of companies for it's PayPal powered fintech Africa 2018 program. The program that was announced towards...
tech startups

Uganda tech startups raise USD 16 Million, as Africa hits a record USD 560...

Partech Ventures has released its funding report for the African tech startup scene for the year 2017 and there are some really exciting figures...
Dr. Davis Musinguzi, from The Medical Concierge Group

The Medical Concierge Group now has a “Search-for-everything-medical” option

The Medical Concierge Group, a Ugandan company that enables 24/7 medical consultancy through call centres has introduced an online search option. Launched in 2012, the...
datahack4fi

Only one Woman selected to participate as a Data Scientist in DataHack4FI in Uganda

Datahack4FI, a competition aimed at financial inclusion, recently announced the data scientists and fintechs to take part in its program. The i2i organized competition...
A team at Connect Kampala

Connect Kampala: By 2022 we shall have resolved most of the transport issues, Martin...

Martin Ssekajja, the KCCA's deputy director of ICT, today at Connect Kampala hackathon was quoted saying that "by 2022, we shall have resolved most...
HydroIQ

Kenya’s HydroIQ crowned Startup of the year 2018

On January 25, 2018, Startup.Info crowned HydroIQ as the Startup of the Year Africa 2018. This was when the startup magazine was announcing the winners...
Lori Systems

Startup Battlefield Africa winner, Lori Systems, set to launch in Uganda

Lori Systems, the winner of last year's Startup Battlefield Africa in Kenya, is set to launch in Uganda. Going by this medium post from Bill...
KAIN

KAIN partners with Investment Clubs to invest between $10k – $100k in Uganda’s early-stage...

Yesterday, Kampala Angel Investors Network - KAIN, launched KAIN DEAL Day. They are organizing it with support from Africa Business Angels Network - which...
Taxify Uganda

Uganda’s SafeBoda nolonger Safe, Taxify going after it.

UPDATE: On February 9, 2018, Taxify officially announced that they're now allowing their riders to book boda boda's on their platform. Putting them in direct...
Partech Africa partners; Tidjane Deme and Cyril Collon

Partech Ventures Launches Partech Africa, a $70M Africa focused VC Fund

Partech Ventures, a European based VC firm has announced the launch of its African arm called Partech Africa. In the official communication, on the...

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