12 Biggest African Tech Funding Deals In 2019
By Peter Pedroncelli
In 2019, Nigerian and Kenyan fintech and logistics firms secured major funding deals while an Egyptian startup attracted $42 million — the largest round of funding for a tech startup in Egypt to date.
The biggest deal disclosed of 2018 was a $64.5-million funding round for South African fintech platform Jumo. In 2019, three funding rounds helped secure more than $100 million for companies founded or based in Africa.
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