Fintech platform Trine raises €6M series A to scale its operations in East Africa & Europe

Swedish crowd-investment platform for profitable solar energy projects TRINE  has raised 6 million EUR in Series A funding to scale its operations in East Africa and Europe and expand the crowd-investing platform’s... Read more »

ImpartFund: Raise Funds for Your Needs within a Given Timeframe

It seems the idea of crowdfunding is gradually taking its stay in Nigeria, as Nigerian crowdfunding sites have begun to spring up. Recently launched ImpartFund has joined the list of online startups... Read more »

Donate-ng: The Nigerian Version of GoFundMe

The idea of crowdfunding is nothing new to Nigerians, as they’ve been able to raise funds in the past with sites like Indiegogo and GoFundMe. But still, a few Nigerians who are... Read more »

YAPILI raising $32K to connect patients to physicians globally

Patient-doctor marketplace YAPILI is seeking to raise $32,000 (30,000 Euros) to launch its pilot version free of charge for first 100 users in Botswana, Kenya, Nigeria, Rwanda, Tanzania, South Africa, Zambia and... Read more »

The Good And The Wicked of Social Media Crowdfunding.

This is a question we get a lot on Facebook: how can I tell a fake Crowdfunding campaign from a legitimate one? The unfortunate best answer here is that you can’t, you can, however,... Read more »

Kenya’s Fandit wants to be the crowd-funding platform for artists

Kenya’s Fandit is new crowd-funding platform aimed at helping artists to raise money and stay afloat as they do thier day to day businesses. The crowd-funding platform allows artists to create projects... Read more »

East Africa’s first climate crowd funding program launched

The first ever support program for crowd funding in Africa has launched under The Kenya Climate Innovation Center (KCIC)-an initiative of the World Bank and its global entrepreneurship program info Dev with... Read more »