8 Things You Didn’t Know About African Tech Startups Funding

By Peter Pedroncelli AFKI Original Published: March 16, 2016, 7:17 am
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Tech startups are all the rage these days, and Africa is not missing the boat in this regard, providing the tech sector with an abundance of great businesses geared at taking on challenges and finding innovative solutions to help people overcome these challenges.

The Disrupt Africa African Tech Startups Funding Report 2015 by Disrupt Africa sheds light on the trends that have taken shape on the continent with regards to capital made available to startups in Africa.

The nature of startups means that funding can often be an issue, but new African tech companies continue to attract investment, allowing them to develop their intellectual property and build their brand in Africa and around the world.

Here are 8 things you probably didn’t know about funding for African tech startups:

Sources: Disrupt-AfricaTechCrunch, ITNewsAfrica, Forbes,  HTXT

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