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SnapCredit Is A Payday Lender Betting On Employers
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SnapCredit Is A Payday Lender Betting On Employers

SnapCredit is a new entrant into the unsecured lending category. However the company has a small twist to its products.The company somewhat simplifies unsecured lending. SnapCredit only ‘provides instant credit solutions to employees’. As opposed to RenMoney and One Credit, the Snap credit ‘collaborate with employers and provide their staff […]

Top 30 Finalists Of The AVDD 2016
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Top 30 Finalists Of The AVDD 2016

After a nationwide contest, the Aso Villa Demo Day, AVDD has announced 30 finalists for its first edition. Some of the startup ideas are already existing while some of them are totally new. According to the organisers, AVDD is aimed at promoting entrepreneurship, innovation, job creation and economic growth through the […]

Afrimalin Plans To Take On OLX In Francophone Africa
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Afrimalin Plans To Take On OLX In Francophone Africa

After successfully floating Ozaremit, Ibrahima Soumano is cooking- Afrimalin, his second venture take on one of the biggest tech companies in Africa. On the 15th of September 2016, Ibrahima Soumano will be launching Afrimalin.com, an online classified site ‘for individuals and professionals in Francophone Africa:Senegal, Ivory Coast, Cameroon, Guinea Conakry, Mali, Benin, Burkina […]

Uber Drivers Down Tools In Kenya
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Uber Drivers Down Tools In Kenya

Hundreds of drivers signed up with ride-hailing service Uber in Kenya went on strike today to protest against fare cuts. The U.S.-based company, which started operations in the East African country in January 2015, is cutting total fares by up to 35 percent to boost demand for the service, amid […]