African Startups Are Weathering The Funding Storm With Acquisitions

A new report from Africa’s foremost digital economy consultancy, TechCabal Insights, has revealed that acquisitions have become more frequent in Africa’s tech ecosystem, showing signs of a maturing market. According to the report, 2021 saw 32 acquisition deals on the continent. At the end of Q3 2022, there were about 43 acquisition deals, signalling a consolidation trend.

Vodafone Launches Smartphone Recycling In Africa, Europe

Vodafone Group announced a devices trade-in, refurbishing and recycling programme with preservation charity the WWF, for its units in Africa and Europe as part of ambitions to be a net-zero operator by 2040.