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Fundraising Via SMS

Kenya. From weddings to funerals, when it comes to big events, family and friends are asked to donate money. A young innovative team from Kenya facilitates this process now and has started M-Changa. more

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Boda Boda – Here We Drive

Uganda. There is a beautiful success story to be reported from Uganda. Please read in an extensive article on VC4Africa about the rent-to-own a Motorbike-business Tugende and how they were successfully hitting their investment target of US$ 300.000 recently. more

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Just Make It: The Fab HacKIDemia

A startup that empowers young makers in Africa to develop and prototype sustainable solutions for local challenges. 3 hubs have been founded already. To create 4 more, HaKIDemia is crowdfunding on Indiegogo until the end of January. more

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Expanding Kenya´s Running Brand

Kenya. Kenya is known to be the home of some of the greatest distance runners in the world. Kourage Athletics an startup based in Kenya, wants to harness this storied tradition. The apparel firm is crowdfunding on KickStarter to expand the business. more

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Of Course I Am Not A Dreamer

Ghana. The Startupbus Africa is going on the road in Harare / Zimbabwe in ten days! Please read about one of the participants, Adelaide Atakora, a 24 year-old Bachelor of Science (BSc) of Computer Science and Physics of the University of Ghana. Atakora has co-founded various start-ups with her current being a market research tool to poll Africa called PollAfrique. more

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Global Entrepreneurs

The Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) is the world’s largest celebration of the innovators and job creators who launch startups that bring ideas to life, drive economic growth and expand human welfare. This year it's organized in 138 countries, amongst them 32 African, from Algeria to Zimbabwe. more