Saturday, July 11, 2020

Omidyar platform in media deal

Omidyar Network’s philanthropic investment platform, Luminate has signed a deal to back a Nigeria-based media company. Luminate has backed an...

US investor in space media deal

US-based early-stage investor AC Ventures has led a seed investment round into Space in Africa, a Nigeria-based media company focused on Africa’s space industry.

AngelHub backs publishing tech deal

AngelHub Ventures has participated in a series-A equity investment round into South Africa-based publishing-focused technology services company Snapplify. The financial details have not been disclosed. Unnamed...

ICEA et al. launch SME fund

Kenya-based Insurance Company of East Africa (ICEA) has partnered with the Norwegian Investment Fund for Developing Countries (Norfund) and Imara Securities to launch a $100 million private equity fund.