Esports platform GBarena raises six-figure pre-Series A funding

EGYPT – The Cairo-based e-sports and tournaments platform GBarena has successfully raised six figures in its latest funding round led by key angel investors Ahmed Aboudoma, Kushal Shah, and HIM Angels VC network.  Founded in 2016 backed by Cairo’s AUC Vlab, the fast-growing esports and tournaments platform Gbarena set forth to create an online gaming community connecting gamers with tournaments…

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Esports startup Gamr secures seed investment to scale its operations further

NIGERIA – Gamr, Nigeria’s first competitive esports startup, has announced it has secured seed investment to scale its operations further and deliver new opportunities to Africa’s estimated 750 million gamers. Participants in the undisclosed seed round include empawa Africa, Adrenaline gaming and other investors from business and entertainment. Esports is growing rapidly around the world, and the sector is expected…

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