Cape Town’s Feastfox raises $175,000 from Silicon Valley’s Co-Creation Capital, Dorm Room Fund & Larry Kubal

Cape Town’s Feastfox, an eating out app has raised $175,000 (R2.3 million) angel fundraising round from Silicon Valley’s Co-Creation Capital; Dorm Room Fund and prominent angel investors such as Larry Kubal to focus... Read more »

SA-edtech startup Mwabu Raises Series B Funding from Elma Group to Expand Across Africa

Edtech startup Mwabu has raised funding from ELMA Group of Foundations for its Series B investment round to extend its education solutions and academy services to more users across Africa. The firm... Read more »

South Africa’s SnapnSave Secures R14m Investment From Kalon Venture Partners And Smollan

South Africa’s venture capital company Kalon Venture Partners (formerly Grotech) and retail solutions company the Smollan Group SA have together invested R14-million for a minority stake in SA shopping community SnapnSave. Kalon Venture Partners chief executive... Read more »

Here are the 10 startups selected into first ever Africa-based Startupbootcamp accelerator programme

After an intensive 3-month global search, Startupbootcamp (SBC) has selected the top 10 startups selected to participate in the first ever Africa-based SBC Accelerator programme. The ten include Brownie Points, Dusu Pay,... Read more »

Silvertree Internet Holdings investments hit over $15m since launch | plans to invest over $10m in the next 12 months

Cape Town-based Silvertree Internet Holdings (Silvertree,) has recently reached the milestone of over USD 15m (approx. ZAR 200m) channeled into African consumer-focused technology companies since inception in 2014. Looking forward, Silvertree plans... Read more »

Drone imagery startup Aerobotics raises R8 million funding from 4Di and Savannah Fund

Aerial data-analytics specialist Aerobotics has secured a joint R8 million seed-funding round from 4Di, an independent early-stage technology venture-capital firm in Cape Town, and the Savannah Fund in Kenya. Started in Cape... Read more »

Cape Town-based IoT platform Sensor Networks raises funding from 4Di’s Exponential Ventures Fund

Cape Town-based Internet of Things (IoT) platform Sensor Networks has secured funding from 4Di’s Exponential Ventures Fund to help Insurance companies manage their risk better, in real-time. Founded by Mark Allewell of... Read more »