Daily Digest Fri, Apr. 17, 2020
1.The Africa Energy Forum The Africa Energy Forum is the global investment conference & exhibition for Africa’s energy, infrastructure & industrial sectors 2020 arrives in Barcelona, Spain from 30th June – 3rd July 2020.
1.Standard Bank acquires 40% stake in Payment24 Payment24 Group is a technology development firm that supports companies with large fleets, and has partnerships with major filling stations in the country.
1. Founder Institute and Semicolon Team Up to Support Early-Stage Founders with Technical Resources Founder Institute and Semicolon will collaborate to support and provide resources for the 40+ startups joining Founder Institute Lagos each year.
2. International business fair FIAC postponed to October 2020, provided the coronavirus pandemic ends in July The note, based its estimate on the opinion of experts who foresee the end of the pandemic in July 2020. Therefore, the FIAC indicates, the Fiac-PmExchange previously planned to be held on April 4-19, 2020 is postponed to October 17-November 1, 2020.
See links for feature weekend articles here:
1) Weekend Feature – Agritech Africa – Emerging Trends https://getfundedafrica.com/2020/04/10/weekend-feature-agritech-africa-emerging-trends/
2) Funding & Agritech in Africa…with a snapshot of 2019 https://getfundedafrica.com/2020/04/03/gfa-weekend-feature-funding-agritech-in-africa-with-a-snapshot-of-2019/