Inside: About 40% of Kenyan employers consider mass layoffs + Nigeria wants to launch 100 electric buses as carbon reduction initiative.
Inside: The arrest of Patricia's cyber hack culprit, a court ruling in Kenya on suing social media handles and Saviu Ventures’ plan to back startups in Francophone Africa.
Inside: Sam Altman gets a new job, and Emmett Shear is now Open AI's CEO. We also covered the unapproved IMTOs in Ghana.
Bolt Food has exited South Africa and Nigeria. We covered this and the Fixtbit shutdown in South Africa and the Pan-African Payment and Settlement System.
Cleantech startups raised 74% of the VC funding. We also explored Starlink's launch in Benin Republic and the issues with the defunct Twitter Africa team.
Starting this Monday, the subscription prices will be higher than before.
₦30 Billion chargeback fraud hits Interswitch. We also covered Tizeti's plan to expand broadband penetration in Nigeria.