The grants of up to $20,000 will only be offered to startups that have raised seed capital and had accrued annual revenues of $60,000 before the pandemic
African venture funding is expected to slow but impact investors are boosting health and agri-tech startups
Impact investment players are likely to double down on backing companies solving primary problems across Africa.
Social relief measures by African governments amid the pandemic will reach more than 175 million people.
The ruling party has a new leader but the prime minister isn’t ready to step down for fear of a murder prosecution when he loses immunity
The coronavirus outbreak is hitting Jumia hard in South Africa but helping it elsewhere.
Nigeria has seen a nearly ten-fold increase in the total number of coronavirus cases during the lockdown period.
Food banks, online donor platforms and tech startups are providing social welfare while the Nigerian government struggles to do so.