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Exposing The Expat Bias & Local Founder Apathy Engulfing Kenya’s Startup Scene

The startup ecosystems in Nigeria, Kenya, and South Africa make up the three

JumiaPay Has Been Down For Some Customers In Kenya [Updated]

Update: WeeTracker earlier reported that JumiaPay was down for a week in Kenya.

Beating COVID: African Startups Share Business Model Tweaks & Funding Plans

The global pandemic has undoubtedly been a nightmare. Just as the humanitarian toll

Inviting African Startups for the NINJA Business Plan Competition in Response to COVID19

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) that coordinates official development assistance for the


Is Nigeria’s Mobile Money Data An Unsolved Puzzle Fintechs Toy With?

Here’s a simple question: How many mobile money agents are in Nigeria at

CONFIRMED: OPay Has Shut Down All Its Businesses Besides Payments/eCommerce

Opera-backed Nigeria-based fintech startup, OPay, has confirmed to WeeTracker that it is suspending

The Fate Of Uber Cash In Africa As e-Hailing Giant Dumps Fintech Dream

By now, it’s no longer news that global ride-hailing giant, Uber Technologies Inc,

A Young African Startup Is Daring To Show Its Financials Publicly

For the second consecutive year, Carbon, the fintech startup cum aspiring neobank with