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Zimbabwean Fintech Startup Gets Funded By European Institutional Fund At A USD20 Million Valuation

Payitup is a payments startup in Zimbabwe that seeks to aggregate various payments services on a web and mobile application. They are still not sharing much around the specific services that they are launching but they say these cut across payment for goods and services to insurance and investment. The company’s CEO, Aretha Gonyora only […]

Zimbabwean Startups Can Now Participate In The Google Launchpad Accelerator Program

Last time we spoke about Google’s Launchpad Accelerator our excitement was hampered by the fact that the program would not be available to startups in Zimbabwe. Fortunately, the program is now open to local startups. What’s the Google Launchpad Accelerator? The program is meant to provide assistance to startups all over the world. Launchpad Accelerator […]

Latest on $25 million tech fund: local innovators & startups are being invited to showcase their work

The first showcase is set to be held on the 14th of September, 2016 (tomorrow) in the city of Bulawayo at Holiday Inn. The Minister of ICT, Postal and Courier Services Supa Mandiwanzira is set to host the event which will run from 3pm.