Tag: unicorn group

Jumia closes e-commerce business in Tanzania two weeks after shutting down in Cameroon

Online retailer Jumia Technologies, often called “the Amazon of Africa,” has closed its e-commerce business in Tanzania less than two weeks after shutting down in Cameroon.

FinTech start-up Asilimia wins $350,000 investment offer at SA Innovation Summit

2019 has been a big year for Kenyan FinTech start-up, Asilimia. It has scooped the Africa Cup at the SA Innovation Summit, walking away with a $350,000 investment offer from the Unicorn Group. CEO of Asilimia, Tekwane Mwendwa joins CNBC Africa for more.