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Angolan startup Otchitanda launches B2B2C e-commerce platform

Angolan startup Otchitanda has launched its B2B2C online marketplace platform, offering merchants the chance to open their own online stores without the costs associated with building a website.Formed one year...
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E-commerce marketplace Veemo.ma launched in Morocco

Moroccan startup Veemo.ma has launched an online marketplace that connects buyers and sellers, listing more than 30,000 products across 15 categories.Founded last year but only launched publicly in March, Veemo.ma...
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Egyptian startup MerQ wants to widen applications of AI within fintech

Egyptian startup MerQ is optimistic about the future of artificial intelligence (AI) in Africa and the Middle East as it looks to extend the application of these advanced technologies within...
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Zimbabwean legal services platform LawBasket launched

Zimbabwean startup LawBasket has launched its legal services marketplace, securing signups from legal professionals from more than 25 African countries.Founded in December 2018 by a team of entrepreneurs that includes...
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Nigerian payments startup Flutterwave makes SA its 5th African market

Nigerian payments startup Flutterwave is expanding into South Africa with a host of events this month as the well-funded company hits a fifth market on the continent.Launched in 2016, Flutterwave...
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Why B2B beats B2C for early-stage African tech startups

South African insurtech startup Vimosure launched last March with a business-to-consumer (B2C) approach, but soon pivoted, switching to business-to-business (B2B) in November.Vimosure, a mobile marketplace application that initially targeted individual...
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SA property investment platform Thomani launched

South African startup Thomani has launched a real estate investment platform aimed at allowing individuals to take their first steps on the property ladder.Launched this year via a data science...
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Kenyan startup Sokompare pivots to service provider marketplace model

Kenyan P2P vehicle marketplace Sokompare is now Findit after pivoting to a new model connecting users with businesses and service providers across a variety of categories.Disrupt Africa reported back in...
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Nigerian maritime logistics startup MVXchange targets 3 new markets post-funding

Nigerian startup MVXchange plans to expand to Ghana, Senegal and Angola once it raises its seed round, with the long-term plan being to serve the entire African continent.Launched at the...
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SA recruitment startup LinkdPro adapts model, adds features

South Africa recruitment startup LinkdPro has switched to a subscription-based model and added a host of new features as it looks to boost adoption.Launched in 2016, LinkdPro is a niche...

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