Naspers-backed Delivery Hero acquires Carriage, a Middle Eastern food delivery service ahead of its IPO

Naspers-backed online food ordering and delivery marketplace Delivery Hero has acquired Carriage, a Kuwait-based hybrid business model offering both, delivery marketplaces and own delivery services in the Middle East for an undisclosed... Read more »

Naspers leads $80m investment in Swiggy, an India-based food ordering and delivery platform

Naspers has led an $80 million Series E investment in India-based Swiggy, an online food ordering and delivery platform in India to bolster Swiggy’s growth plans to become the undisputed leader in... Read more »

Naspers invests $5m into Coins, Southeast Asia’s mobile blockchain-enabled payments platform

Naspers Ventures, an investment arm of global internet and entertainment group Naspers  has led a $5m series A round into Coins, Southeast Asia’s blockchain-enabled mobile payments platform, bringing the total amount raised... Read more »

OLX brings human intervention into classifieds with launch of ”Sell It For Me”

Naspers’ general classifieds site OLX is bringing human intervention to its platform with the launch of ”Sell it for Me” in Nigeria in Kenya beginning with the auto category then gradually to... Read more »

Naspers invests $69 million into South Africa’s online retailer

Naspers has invested $69 million (R960 million) into South Africa’s Takealot two years after both Tiger Global and Naspers pumped cash into the firm after an online merge that saw  Naspers’s Read more »

OLX & Property 24 partner to woo new property advertisers

OLX and Property 24, both Naspers’ backed Internet firms have partnered to help each other sign up new property advertisers as they move towards monetisation. The new promo will see real estate... Read more »

ShowMax sets up its East Africa headquarters in Nairobi

Internet TV company ShowMax has set up its East Africa headquarters in Nairobi to support further expansion in the region and the firm is in the process of recruiting for a number... Read more »