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Egypt’s fintech Money Fellows raises $31M in Series B
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Egypt’s fintech Money Fellows raises $31M in Series B

Cairo-based fintech startup Money Fellows has raised $31M in its Series B round led by CommerzVentures, Middle East Venture Partners…
Egypt’s population hikes to 104M, with a child born every 19 seconds
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Egypt’s population hikes to 104M, with a child born every 19 seconds

Egypt’s population has reached 104 million after an increase of one million in 221 days, according to the Central Agency…
Egypt’s Gahez Market secures US $2M in pre-seed
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Egypt’s Gahez Market secures US $2M in pre-seed

Cairo-based Gahez Market, a B2B E-commerce startup, has secured US $2M in its pre-seed round. Disruptech Ventures led the funding…
Vodacom buys 55% stake in Vodafone Egypt
Africa

Vodacom buys 55% stake in Vodafone Egypt

South Africa’s Vodacom Group Limited has agreed to buy 55% stake in Vodafone Egypt. The deal captures growth in a…
OPEC Fund extends $50m for poverty reduction in Tanzania
Africa

OPEC Fund extends $50m for poverty reduction in Tanzania

The OPEC Fund for International Development (the OPEC Fund) has signed a US$50 million loan with Tanzania to finance the ‘Fourth…
Egyptian Transportation Startup ‘Swvl’ Raises $42 Million for African Expansion
Africa

Egyptian Transportation Startup ‘Swvl’ Raises $42 Million for African Expansion

Swvl, Egypt-based app for booking buses has raised $42 million as it plans to expand into other markets in Africa,…
Coca-Cola’s Song For Egypt National Football Team Amid CAN 2017
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Coca-Cola’s Song For Egypt National Football Team Amid CAN 2017

Coca Cola calls up players’ names for the national team and the final say is for Hector Cuper. The song was crafted…