Top 20 African tech startups, PesaPal, mobile services providers in the lead

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Africa today is said to be a mobile continent, according to CNN. As such, a lot of innovative startups concentrate on developing innovative products and systems for mobile applications. Although most of the startups in the continent had humble beginnings, there is a possibility that they will make big outside Africa.

Recently, Forbes Africa released its list of the top 20 tech startups in the African nation. All twenty startups have reportedly passed specific standards to get included in the list: operational for less than a decade, has huge social media,presence, provides products and services that serves as solutions to the country’s socio-economic and communication problems, and should be Pan-Africa in terms of providing services and scope.

Source: Venture Capital Post (link opens in a new window)

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Entrepreneurship
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financial inclusion, financial services, mobile money, startup