Funding12 Apr

ITWeb TV: VC founder reveals keys to bagging start-up funding

Clive Butkow, co-founder of venture capital firm Conducive Capital, shares five key traits that venture capitalists look for in tech start-ups.


ALX targets SA’s next crop of tech entrepreneurs

The tech training and career acceleration provider announces the rollout of ALX Ventures in SA to empower agile start-ups with digital capabilities.


Retail giants unite to launch W23 Global venture fund

Five major retailers, including Shoprite and Woolworths groups, join forces in new global grocery retail venture capital fund.

RecoMed3 Apr

RecoMed, Bankmed enter into e-pharmacy union

The partnership brings e-pharmacy accessibility to South African members, enabling seamless access to medication.

SMEs2 Apr

Africa’s SMEs grapple with tech costs, skills dearth

The expense of tech upgrades, lack of digital skills and regulatory hurdles are key hindrances to African SMEs’ growth.


Acceleration opportunity for African tech start-ups

Stockholm-based Norrsken Accelerator seeks ventures with business models built on innovative tech, at pre-seed stage.


New fund to support university tech entrepreneurs

The Department of Science and Innovation and UNDP will empower tech entrepreneurship through the Higher Education Innovation Fund.

Civic27 Mar

Vinny Lingham’s ID verification firm fights AI fraud

The US-based digital identity verification company rolls out its physical ID card to combat artificial intelligence-based fraud.

Rectron26 Mar

Rectron backs drone startup with a R650k investment

ICT distributor partners with its reseller, NTSU Aviation Solutions.


Right Now Response to grow after R12m funding

The home-grown breakdown management app will expand its team and scale the platform, following its investment boost.

L"ula22 Mar

Lula appoints ex-Jumo Africa CEO as board chairperson

The provider of digital finance solutions for SMEs appoints Buhle Goslar as its new board chairperson.

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