Saturday, January 18, 2020

Singapore investor in series-A deal

A Singapore-based investor has backed a $20 million series-A investment round into a Nigeria-based energy development company focused on the renewable energy space.

US investor delivers 5th Africa deal

A US-based early-stage investor has backed a Kenya-based technology company focused on the agriculture space – sealing its fifth deal in Africa.

HAVAÍC in follow-on deal

South Africa-based early-stage investor HAVAÍC has sealed a follow-on investment into its Kenya-based financial technology portfolio company. HAVAÍC is backing a...

French family office in Cameroon deal

A France-based family office has backed an approximately $2.8 million (€2.5 million) series-A investment round in a Cameroon-based renewable energy provider.

Venture dealer delivers 1st Ghana deal

Nigeria-based early-stage investor Microtraction has backed Bit Sika, a Ghana-based financial services technology company – sealing its first deal in the country.

TPG, AfricInvest et al in $25m series-B deal

TPG Growth and AfricInvest have backed a $25 million series-B investment round into Migo, formerly Mines.io, an emerging markets-focused financial services technology company.

Savannah seals 1st Ethiopia deal

Kenya-based investment firm Savannah has backed eHealth IT Services (Orbit Health), an Ethiopia-based healthcare technology company – sealing its first deal in the country.

Silvertree in online restaurant deal

Silvertree Holdings has invested an undisclosed amount in Darth Kitchens, a South Africa-based technology company operating an online-only restaurant. The financial...

IDF in follow-on deal

IDF Capital has sealed a follow-on deal backing its South Africa-based technology portfolio company focused on the logistics space. The...

Goldman Sachs leads Africa tech deal

Goldman Sachs has led a $23.75 million series-B investment into Twiga Foods, a Kenya-based technology-focused food distributor. Goldman Sachs is...