Afritech XYZ is running a Clean Energy Tech Innovation Prize with Lion’s Head Global Partners | Announcement
We are pleased to announce that we are working with Lion’s Head Global Partners to highlight and support some of the most innovative early-stage clean energy startups coming out of Sub-Saharan Africa. The aim of this partnership is to assist Africa’s clean energy tech entrepreneurs in achieving their full potential, to empower diverse perspectives to contribute to the international discussion of Net Zero and the Extinction Rebellion and to spotlight the development of globally relevant innovative technology from African startups.
CEO of Biamo Money, Africa’s Fintech Platform for Women | Seun Runsewe is Afritech Verified
Hey guys, we are back with another exciting episode of Afritech Verified! On this month’s episode, our host, Towsyn Omowole spoke to a formidable force in the Afritech ecosystem, our first female guest, Seun Runsewe, CEO and co-founder at Biamo Money, a fintech platform targeted at mothers. Seun is one of Nigeria’s most powerful women in tech and was recently named in Vogue as one of 6 Women At The Forefront Of West Africa’s Tech Boom.
Biamo Money is a new niche digital bank that was founded to empower mothers in Nigeria. The platform helps its users get the knowledge and finance tools from the bank built by women to own their future, by helping them store and invest money to get more control and agency for themselves and their families.
Hello people, it’s August. Can you believe, we are already halfway through 2021? We can’t either. As usual, we have another monthly roundup for you, inclusive of the most exciting news out of Africa. This month we explore Nigeria’s launch of its digital currency, as well as news from AppsFlyer, Visa and Voltron Capital, amongst others. Here’s the roundup.