With the emergence of fintech services around the world, Africa remains in the forefront as investors continue to pursue the opportunities that abound in the sector. Today we have another frontrunner: African payments company Flutterwave announced that it has closed $170 million, valuing the company over $1 billion.It was led by the US-based investment firms Avenir Growth Capital and Tiger ...

LVMH, a world leader in Luxury Wines and Spirits through Moet and Henessy joined with rapper Shawn Jay-Z Carter acquiring a 50% share of the Champagne Armand de Brignac company. With its appealing appearance and its appeal for a global audience, Armand de Brignac has brought an unparalleled innovation wind in the world of champagne since 2006. Particularly successful in ...

By An ‘Old Time Industry Insider’ 1. Make it your daily mission to find your true financial purpose. Your priorities may shift over time and you may find new purposes. Always fully understand why you are saving, what you are saving for, and what the end results mean and do not lose focus. 2. Make new choices daily. Remember that ...

Entrepreneur and business owner, Wunmi Lawanson, is set to redefine skin-care with the launch of her new product ZeeZee Flair. The vegan skin-care range, which is an all-natural based product, has been sustainably sourced directly from farms in both Ghana and Nigeria.  Containing organic products which include Maracuja Oil and Jojoba Oil, the family orientated brand uses only sustainable and ...

The lack of e-commerce is one of the problems facing Africa’s largest retail chain in Nigeria. Shoprite, having made the shopping experience fun for individuals and families, as it provided a pleasing environment for individuals to shop with loved ones since 2002, failed to tap into the growing e-commerce section of trading with fellow local competitors like Spar and Ebeanco, ...