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14 North African startups semi-finalists in MIT competition

14 North African startups have been named semi-finalists of the MIT Enterprise Forum Arab Startup Competition, which will offer the winners US$120,000 in grant funding. The 13th edition of the competition invited applications for three different tracks – Startups, Ideas, and Social Entrepreneurship – and received more than 4,000 applications. Forty startups have now been named as semi-finalists, and will now take part in preparatory bootcamp training to perfect their business models, learn about customer mapping, scale their ventures, and improve their pitching skills, before they pitch in front of the final jury in April. Read more from source article: https://disrupt-africa.com/2020/01/14-north-african-startups-semi-finalists-in-mit-competition/ Click here to subscribe for GetFundedAfrica Newsletters: https://getfundedafrica.com/pricing-plans/ ...

US $200m Nigeria Electrification Project launched

The US $200m Nigeria Electrification Project has officially been launched by Rural Electricity Agency (REA). Managing Director of REA, Mr. Ahmad Salihijo spoke during the launch ceremony and said that the project aims to address the energy access challenge through mini-grids, the solar home systems and the Energising Education Programme (EEP) of the federal government. The project  which will commence in the next five months, will provide 500,000 Nigerians in 105,000 rural households with off-grid electricity. The funds, which were sourced from the African Development Bank (AfDB), the agency said, would also enable eight universities and 20,000 micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) to get access to reliable...

GFA Weekend Feature – African Fintech Funding; 2020 & Beyond

a) Introduction Still on our Fintech focus; last weekend GetFundedAfrica presented a summary of 2019, the state of affairs for fintech investments on the continent, and a peek at the potential/future especially through the eyes of some notable names in the African Fintech space. This weekend, we intend to focus on the last phrase above – the potential and future of fintech investments and funding on the continent, especially in 2020. In 2019, we witnessed investors plowing money into the space to make returns relentlessly from scalable ventures. From a business view, these investments and funding are getting wrapped around the peculiarities of the continent’s markets, and solutions...

Botswana Infrastructure Financing Summit

Building on the success of the Inaugural Botswana Infrastructure Investment Summit held at in February 2019, the Botswana Infrastructure Financing Summit 2020 is scheduled for the 24th & 25th of March 2020, It is designed to provide a platform for all stakeholders to engage on various issues around closing the financing gap in infrastructure programmes in Africa, with a special focus on devising innovative solutions to address the Botswana Infrastructure projects financing challenges, confronting head-on the pitfalls of private sector financing for these projects, as well as to expose unique opportunities in this sector for investors. Read more from source article: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/botswana-infrastructure-financing-summit-2020-tickets-73860535851 Click here to...

Algeria passes budget encouraging foreign investment

Algeria's interim president Abdelkader Bensalah signed a 2020 budget that includes public spending cuts but allows foreign investors to have majority stakes in projects involving the non-energy sector, the presidency said. The budget also includes a government plan to seek foreign loans next year in a bid to cope with financial pressure after a fall in vital energy revenues. Read more from source article: https://www.thenational.ae/business/economy/algeria-passes-budget-encouraging-foreign-investment-1.950128 Click here to subscribe for GetFundedAfrica Newsletters: https://getfundedafrica.com/pricing-plans/ ...

Kenya Catalytic Jobs Fund

Application is now open through which five winning local businesses will be selected and granted up to GBP100,000 in financial and technical support to encourage business growth, job creation and improvement of livelihoods.  Read more from source article: https://kenyacatalyticjobsfund.org/ Click here to subscribe for GetFundedAfrica Newsletters: https://getfundedafrica.com/pricing-plans/ ...

Solar Startups and Businesses In Burkina Faso To Get Up To $200k From UN-backed Fund

A fund backed by the United Nations and the government of Luxembourg is helping companies and startups to provide small solar PV systems and innovative cooking stoves in Burkina Faso.  The Fond des Energies Renouvelables pour la Résilience du Burkina Faso (FERR-BF) has offered to provide technical and financial assistance to companies that are interested in supplying small-scale PV systems and innovative cooking stoves in Burkina Faso. It did not provide technical specifications for the solar PV products. Read more from source article: https://afrikanheroes.com/2020/03/17/solar-startups-and-businesses-in-burkina-faso-to-get-up-to-200k-from-un-backed-fund/ Click here to subscribe for GetFundedAfrica Newsletters: https://getfundedafrica.com/pricing-plans/ ...

African Transformative Mobility Accelerator (ATMA) Programme 2020 for African Startups – Uganda

The programme will admit 8 startups for the 2020 cohort. The priority countries will be Kenya and Uganda. Through a competitive process, the program aims to admit transformative, practical, well researched and possibly tested solutions to urban mobility challenges in African Cities. Read more from source article: https://www.opportunitiesforafricans.com/africa-transformative-mobility-accelerator-atma-programme-2020/ Click here to subscribe for GetFundedAfrica Newsletters: https://getfundedafrica.com/pricing-plans/ ...

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