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Nigerian healthtech startup, Remedial Health, raises a $4.4 million seed round

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The news Nigerian healthtech startup, Remedial Health, has raised $4.4 million in a seed round. Global Ventures, Y Combinator, Alumni Ventures, True Capital Management, Cathexis Ventures, LightSpeed Venture ...
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Disney’s Iwájú to premiere in 2023; will we see a Nigerian launch soon?

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Key takeaways  At its fan event — D23 — on Friday, September 9, 2022, Disney+ revealed a first look at Iwájú, a series set in a futuristic Lagos, ...
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Nigerian national assaults police officer after drug bust

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A Nigerian national, who assaulted a police officer and attempted to bribe them, was arrested for possession of drugs. NIGERIAN NATIONAL NOTICED AFTER TRAFFIC OFFENCE The 34-year-old male ...
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Nigerian tech is booming but a talent drain threatens its growth

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In March, product designer, Habeeb Bombata, and his friends cancelled plans to travel from Kaduna to Abuja by rail because they suddenly didn’t feel up to it. Later ...
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Kenya’s Asset Recovery Agency drops money laundering charges against Nigerian companies

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The news The Asset Recovery Agency has dropped money laundering charges against three Nigerian companies – RemX Capital Limited, Avalon Offshore Logistics Limited, and OIT Africa Limited. The ...
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Kenyan authorities unfreeze three Nigerian companies’ bank accounts

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The Asset Recovery Agency (ARA) in Kenya has dropped lawsuits against three Nigerian companies, Avalon Offshore Logistics Limited, OIT Africa Limited, and RemX Capital Limited, after their bank ...
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Kippa raises $8.4 million to expand its offerings to Nigerian SMEs

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Kippa, a financial management and payments platform for Nigerian small businesses, announced that it has raised $8.4 million in a new financing round.  This fundraise brings the total ...
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13 Nigerian community leaders helping Africans to transition into tech

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“I got a job in tech! You are looking at the latest techie in town!”  Unless you are lithodomous, you must have come across a post like this ...
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Nigerian insurtech startup, ETAP, wants to make car insurance as easy as taking a picture

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After buying a car in Nigeria, it is common to run around to get the necessary documents that ensure you don’t get stopped by members of the Nigeria ...
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Google has selected 60 African startups for its second Startups Black Founders Fund (BFF) cohort, with 23 Nigerian and 12 Kenyan grantees

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Google has selected 60 African startups for the second cohort of the Google for Startups Black Founders Fund (BFF). Healthlane, Ajua, Bee, Mapha, Eversend, Norebase, Lifebank, Kapsule, Flex ...
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