Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, November 24th, 2022 - Djamo, a Y Combinator-backed fintech building the leading personal finance company in Francophone Africa has raised $14 million in an equity round to continue building a full suite of financial services and expand to new markets. [...]
Janngo Capital Startup Fund, Africa’s largest gender equal tech VC fund reaches the first close of its €60 million new fund
New-York, September 12, 2022 - At the eve of the 77th Session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA), Janngo Capital Startup Fund (JCSF) has announced its first close at EUR34 million (approximately US$36 million) in capital commitments. Launched in Davos in 2020, Janngo Capital’s latest fund will invest 50% of its proceeds in companies founded, co founded, [...]
The European Investment Bank announces an additional investment of €10 million in Janngo Capital Startup Fund to bolster digital innovation and boost job creation in Africa
EU-Africa Business Forum, Brussels (Belgium), February 16, 2022 - In the wake of the EU-Africa Business Forum, the European Investment Bank (EIB) has announced an additional €10 million through a first-loss equity investment in the Janngo Capital Start-up Fund as a flagship fund of the Boost Africa initiative. [...]
La start-up franco-sénégalaise Fleeti lève 1 million d’euros pour faciliter la gestion des flottes de véhicules en Afrique.
Bidart, le 29 septembre 2021 - Fleeti, start-up incubée à l’ESTIA et spécialisée dans la gestion des parcs de véhicules en Afrique, annonce une levée de 1 million d’euros auprès de Newfund, Groupe Clim, Janngo, SkalePark, Mapinvest et de business angels. [...]
African Vaccine Acquisition Trust delivers 108,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine to Ethiopia
Addis Ababa, 6th September 2021: African Vaccine Acquisition Trust (AVAT) announces the arrival of 108,000 vaccine doses in Ethiopia as part of the first monthly shipment of Johnson & Johnson vaccines. AVAT is pleased to announce the shipment of 108,000 vaccine doses of the Johnson & Johnson single-shot vaccines to Ethiopia on 6th September 2021. This is part [...]
B2B Platform Sabi Reaches 150,000 Merchants in Nigeria
Sabi, a B2B marketplace serving Africa’s informal sector, today announced the milestone of over 150,000 small business users on its platform. Sabi is optimizing Africa’s informal trade sector by bringing merchants and resellers into its network with curated business tools and services that help them reach new customers, improve cash flow, and streamline logistics. [...]
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Janngo is a new generation of Growth & Impact Fund focusing on Tech & Tech-enabled startups with a double bottom-line approach targeting both social & financial returns. Our Impact Investment approach entails a full integration of Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG) issues in the investment decision-making process and is guided by a series of policies and processes. This includes an Impact & ESG Framework, as well as Investment Code on ESG and a proprietary Environmental, Social & [...]
Port Louis, August 7th, 2021, (12.35pm) – African Vaccine Acquisition Trust (AVAT) announces 108,000 doses of vaccines arriving in Mauritius as part of the first monthly shipment of Johnson & Johnson vaccines
AVAT is pleased to announce the shipment of 108,000 of the Johnson & Johnson single-shot vaccines to Mauritius on the 7th of August. This is part of a total of 6.4m vaccine doses to be shipped to African Union Member States in August 2021. The Member States who have ordered vaccines through AVAT will continue [...]
L’African Vaccine Acquisition Trust (AVAT) annonce l’arrivée au Togo de 117 600 doses de vaccins dans le cadre de la première livraison mensuelle de Vaccins Johnson & Johnson.
Lomé, le 7 août 2021 – AVAT a le plaisir d’annoncer l’envoi de 117 600 doses de vaccins à injection unique de Johnson & Johnson au Togo ce 5 août. Cette livraison fait partie d’un total de 6,4 millions de doses de vaccins qui seront expédiées aux Etats Membres de l’Union Africaine en août 2021. [...]
African Vaccine Acquisition Trust (AVAT) announces 117,600 doses of vaccines arriving in Togo as part of the first monthly shipment of Johnson & Johnson vaccines.
Lomé, August 7th, 2021 – AVAT is pleased to announce the shipment of 117,600 doses of the Johnson & Johnson single-shot vaccines to Togo on the 5th of August. This is part of a total of 6.4m vaccine doses to be shipped to African Union Member States in August 2021. The Member States who have [...]