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Mono secures $15m on its mission to help consumers in Africa...

Nigeria-based Mono, which helps consumers connect their financial accounts in a single place, has raised $15m in its Series A.

Finclusion brings financial inclusion to sub-Saharan Africa through $20m investment

Finclusion Group, which aims to boost financial inclusion in sub-Saharan Africa, has reportedly secured $20m to support enterprise development in the region.

MTN, Sanlam partner to expand insurance cover offering in Africa

South African telecommunications giant MTN has teamed with financial services business Sanlam to provide insurance products to subscribers of MTN in Africa.

Airtel Africa continues funding spree with fresh investment

Airtel Africa continues its funding spree with it reportedly closing a fresh $200m investment from Qatar Holding, an affiliate of sovereign wealth fund Qatar Investment Authority.

Lending platform Payhippo nets $1m in pre-seed funding

Payhippo, an AI-powered lending platform, has reportedly collected $1m in its pre-seed funding round, to help it expand its team.

Carbon, Visa enter five-year partnership to support payments across Africa

African FinTech Carbon has entered a five-year strategic alliance with Visa to provide digital and physical issuance of Visa cards to its customers on the continent.

API developer Okra closes seed round on $3.5m

Okra, which stylises itself as Africa’s open finance API, has closed its seed round on $3.5m.

Uganda-based Numida said to close $2.3m in its seed round

Uganda-based FinTech platform Numida has reportedly scored $2.3m in its seed funding round, which will help it expand across West Africa.

Nigeria-based Curacel said to close $450,000 pre-seed round

Nigeria-based InsurTech company Curacel has reportedly collected $450,000 in a pre-seed round.

South African API FinTech startup Stitch raises a $4m seed round

FinTech firm, Stitch secured a seed round of $4m, making it the largest round raised by any API startup in Africa at the moment.

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