West Africa Venture Capital- Seed Stage Market Map

Market map featuring Seed stage VC investors across West Africa

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West African FinTech in 2021

The West African financial services sector continues to grow. This year, 35 funding rounds in the region have gone towards FinTech companies.

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West Africa VC Funding Market Map – H1 2021

Total funding across the West Africa region in Q3 2021 has already reached $186 million USD, and one sector has dominated with big raises. In this market map, we analyse the technology start-up landscape in West Africa this year.

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West Africa Q1 2021 – VC Funding Report

Analysis and funding report across West Africa VC investment in Q1 2021

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Analyst View: Stripe Acquires Paystack

Stipe announced in October 2020 their acquisition of Nigerian payments FinTech Paystack, in this report our analysts at Baobab Insights dig into the numbers in more detail.

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Nigeria EdTech Market Map 2020

Nigeria has a bustling EdTech scene, in our free market map we show 50 of the most innovative tech companies in Nigeria's education space.

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Baobab Developments: Product and Market updates in West Africa Q2 2020

Q2 2020 overview of key market developments, product announcements and market expansions announced across West Africa

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Voice of the CEO – Alerzo

We speak to Adewale Opaleye, founder and CEO of Nigerian B2B delivery platform Alerzo, and hear more how they are supporting the growth of SMEs and FMCG supply chains.

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Baobab Briefing: West Africa Funding Report Q1 and Q2 2020

In this report we take a look at some of the VC investment trends and companies across the West Africa region up until Q2 2020.

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Country Profile: Egypt

Egypt has the third largest Economy in Africa, and has a rapidly growing technology ecosystem. With ready access to both Africa and Middle Eastern consumers Egypt was in the top three African countries for start-up funding in 2019

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