Paystack raises $8 million

Paystack, a Nigeria-based FinTech startup that provides payments tools to businesses in Afrika, has concluded its Series A funding round of $8 million. The Series A funding round was led by Stripe with Visa also participating while Tencent and Y Combinator also participated by providing follow-on funding. ![Nigeria Paystack FinTech…

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The changing face of home entertainment

Technology is changing the face of home entertainment in Afrika, with streaming becoming the primary revenue driver for both music and video. Budget films created on the continent are also using this medium to more exposure for their art. Even the gaming industry offers online variants to traditional options in…

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Flutterwave Has Partnered With Telegram As A Bot Payments Provider

FinTech company, Flutterwave, has partnered with Telegram as a Bot Payments provider. This comes after on 18 May 2017 the secure messaging company announced an update to their platform which allowed for Bot Payments. ![Telegram Bot Payments](/content/images/2017/05/ezgif-1-182b9cf57f.gif) How Telegram Bot Payments work. The latest…

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