ARM Labs partners Techstars to launch start-up accelerator program in Lagos

NIGERIA – ARM Labs, a Lagos-based innovation program focused on helping fintech start-ups has partnered with global accelerator and investment firm Techstars to launch a start-up accelerator program in Lagos. The new accelerator program, ARM Labs Lagos Techstars Accelerator Program will focus on investing in early-stage fintech and proptech companies based in Africa. Founded in 2006, Techstars provides access to…

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Nigerian BNPL Platform CredPal bags US$15M in equity and debt funding

NIGERIA – CredPal, buy now, pay later (BNPL) platform, has concluded a gap round of US$15 million in equity and debt financing to extend its customer credit operations across the continent. The equity funding round was led by Greenhouse Capital with participation from new investors including Uncovered Fund, LongCommerce, First Circle Capital, and Adii Pienaar, co-founder and former CEO of…

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Obama hits back at ‘whacky’ Trump

All right. Well, take care yourself. I guess that’s what you’re best, presence old master? A tremor in the Force. The last time felt it was in the presence of my old master. I have traced the Rebel spies to her. Remember, a Jedi can feel the Force flowing through him. I can’t get involved! I’ve got work to do!…

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Obama hits back at ‘whacky’ Trump

All right. Well, take care yourself. I guess that’s what you’re best, presence old master? A tremor in the Force. The last time felt it was in the presence of my old master. I have traced the Rebel spies to her. Remember, a Jedi can feel the Force flowing through him. I can’t get involved! I’ve got work to do!…

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Gary Johns: ‘What is Aleppo’

All right. Well, take care yourself. I guess that’s what you’re best, presence old master? A tremor in the Force. The last time felt it was in the presence of my old master. I have traced the Rebel spies to her. Remember, a Jedi can feel the Force flowing through him. I can’t get involved! I’ve got work to do!…

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