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GoGetta to facilitate global investment into African businesses

Quality African businesses with growth prospects that seek funding can now raise capital via an innovative crowdfunding platform, GoGetta. Local and international angel and venture capital investors can now select vetted opportunities and invest quickly and securely amounts of just R1000 or more to own shares in various African businesses. Sthembiso Zwane, co-founder of GoGetta…

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African Metaverse Opens Up to the World
Africarare Africa’s first metaverse has opened up to the world and is poised to unlock African creativity and connect Africa to the global digital economy. At a recent event in Johannesburg, plans were announced for commercialisation of the 3D virtual reality experience, that is set in Ubuntuland, a virtual world that marries creativity, cryptocurrency, and... Read Article →
DeFi company, Stakefair, secures US$670k pre-seed to launch its business

Stakefair, a Decentralized Finance (DeFi) company has launched after securing US$670,000 pre-seed funding. Investors involved in the round include Adaverse, Nestcoin, Kepple Africa Ventures, Canza Finance, Voltron Capital, Echo VC Chain, Timi Aboyeji, Tomiwa Olaosebikan, Peter Kisadha, Saturn Blockchain Ventures, Thrive Africa Syndicate, Nehikhare Igbinijesu, Oluchi Enebeli, and Clement Hugbo. The funds will be channeled…

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Swiss Blockchain Investor, CV Labs, opens Blockchain Incubation Hub in Cape Town

Dedicated Swiss blockchain investor Crypto Valley Venture Capital (CV VC) and its ecosystem company CV Labs have opened CV Labs Cape Town, the African region’s first in situ blockchain incubation and ecosystem hub. As an initiator of Crypto Valley, Switzerland – the world’s most mature blockchain hub, with an admirable regulatory landscape and 14 blockchain…

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Kotani Pay partners with Tokpay, to enable off-ramp services to its users

Kotani Pay, a technology stack that enables blockchain protocols, dapps, and fintech companies to integrate seamlessly into local payment channels has announced a partnership with Tokpay, a DeFi neo-bank for for micro-finance and social protection programs in Sub-Saharan Africa.  Acoording to Kotani Pay, the aim of this partnership is to provide off-ramp services to Tokpay…

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Central African Republic launches Sango Coin

The Central African Republic’s (CAR) adoption of digital assets and blockchain technology continues to gain new grounds as it introduces the national digital currency called “Sango Coin” which will complement its digital currency hub project—Project Sango. “Sango Coin will be the currency for the next generation,” President Faustin-Archange Touadera said in a statement made at…

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Ayoken raises $1.4 Million Pre-Seed to Build Africa’s First NFT Marketplace

Founded by Joshua King in 2021, Ayoken, the first platform for buying exclusive digital collectables, and social tokens from the musicians, sports brands, creatives, and influencers from Africa, and the global diaspora, has launched its own NFT Marketplace after raising $1.4 million in its pre-seed funding round. Investors that participated in this round include Founders…

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Africa Money & DeFi Summit 2023
WHERE AFRICAN FINTECH & CRYPTO CONNECT EXPLORE. CONNECT. INVEST. PRE-REGISTER 2024 WHY ATTEND Africa Money and DeFi Summit West Africa connects industry leaders from the African fintech and crypto industries with international players. Network and do business with leading companies in fintech, payments, decentralized finance (DeFi), ReFi, crypto, Web3, digital lending, FX, digital identity, cybersecurity,... Read Article →
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