Tag: unicorn

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.

Zipline, which launched in Rwanda, now a unicorn

The company delivers medical supplies, including blood, rabies vaccines and antivenom, to thousands of hard-to-reach health clinics in Rwanda and Ghana.