SME

Droppa startup

SA On-Demand Truck Hire Startup Droppa Nets Multi-Million Rand Investment

Droppa, an on-demand startup for trucks and bakkies based in Johannesburg, has secured an investment of several million rand from IDF Capital investor. Droppa CEO Khathutshelo Mufamadi (pictured above), a former computer engineer who previously worked for Rand Merchant Bank and Standard Bank, founded the startup in 2016. Mufamadi said […]

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Vmedkit

Meet the Nigerian Entrepreneur Whose Startup, Vmedkit, Is Backed by Facebook and TEF

Nigerian entrepreneur, Emmanuel Okon, 22, is one of the few African innovators to have founded a startup, Vmedkit, that has received support from Silicon Valley social media giant Facebook. Okon last year co-founded Vmedkit, a Lagos based startup that uses virtual reality (VR) technology to combat psychiatric disorders in people […]

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How I turned my love for cakes into a money-making venture – Funsho Iwarere

How I turned my love for cakes into a money-making venture – Funsho Iwarere

Many young African entrepreneurs are blazing the trail by watering the grounds for the continent’s economic growth as they follow their passion by plying into small and medium scale enterprises. Funsho Iwarere, a Nigerian baker and pastry-maker who plies her art in South Africa, has a unique story. Having delighted […]

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