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[South Africa] Vodacom launches public healthcare services solution in Northern Cape province
30-11-2022 | 06:56:18
Vodacom has launched a cutting-edge patient engagement solution which includes a computer-aided emergency services dispatch system, a first for South Africa’s public healthcare sector.
[Interview] Dr. Kevin Muragaijimana MD, Founder & CEO of DoctorAI
28-11-2022 | 13:53:00
DoctorAI is a HealthTech and Artificial Intelligence-based company, officially registered in November 2021, founded by two Rwandans medical doctors ,Dr. Kevin MURAGIJIMANA & Dr. David NDAYISHIMIYE.
USTDA, Zipline partner to expand West African healthcare access through drone technology
22-11-2022 | 13:40:00
The U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) announced it has awarded a grant to Fly Zipline Ghana, for a feasibility study to expand healthcare access in Ghana and Nigeria using unmanned aerial vehicles.
[Column] Cameron Beveridge: How tech is enhancing life-saving blood transfusion value chain
18-11-2022 | 12:43:00
New technologies are reshaping the blood transfusion value chain to bring greater efficiency, traceability and consistency to this life-saving procedure.
[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: Region warms up to the hospitality industry’s expansion binge
11-11-2022 | 13:43:56
Global respected hotel brands are expanding their footprint and have identified Africa as a key investment destination with the East African region catching their attention for its MICE, business and leisure growth potential.
Vanu a rejoint Orange pour fournir de la connectivité dans les zones rurales
10-11-2022 | 12:13:00
Le groupe Orange Côte d'Ivoire et Vanu, Inc. ont annoncé un partenariat pour fournir de la connectivité dans les zones rurales de Côte d'Ivoire et aux filiales du groupe Orange Côte d'Ivoire au Burkina Faso et au Liberia.
[Column] Cameron Beveridge: How tech is enhancing life-saving blood transfusion value chain
04-11-2022 | 11:31:26
New technologies are reshaping the blood transfusion value chain to bring greater efficiency, traceability and consistency to this life-saving procedure.
SystemOne launches medical diagnostic network in Tanzania to reduce treatment time
04-11-2022 | 07:27:11
The project will be executed in collaboration with PATH, and funded by The Stop TB Partnership and UNOPS.
Sanlam to acquire controlling shareholding in AfroCentric Group
03-11-2022 | 12:46:13
Sanlam has announced today that it has submitted an offer letter to the board of AfroCentric Investment Corporation Limited (AfroCentric), expressing Sanlam’s firm intention to acquire AfroCentric shares that would result in Sanlam acquiring a controlling shareholding in AfroCentric.
[Nigeria] CardinalStone Capital Advisers announces a $6m investment in healthtech startup AfyA Care
03-11-2022 | 06:42:00
West African private equity fund manager, CardinalStone Capital Advisers (CCA), has announced a $6 million investment in Nigeria's healthtech startup AfyA Care as part of the company’s Series A capital raise.
Sanlam and MTN Group’s InsurTech alliance kicks off as transaction is approved
02-11-2022 | 10:09:00
Sanlam and MTN Group announced the strategic alliance to market and distribute insurance and investment products across Africa.
Cape Innovation & Technology Initiative expands to East Africa with Kigali office
26-10-2022 | 13:53:00
South Africa’s Cape Innovation & Technology Initiative (CiTi) has opened its new East Africa office in Kigali, Rwanda, and announced a collaboration with the Allan & Gill Gray Philanthropy’s (AGGP) Jasiri Talent Investor programme and the Jasiri Accelerator.
Lifestores Healthcare clôt sa pre-série A de 3 millions de dollars menée par Health54
25-10-2022 | 11:05:00
Avec une sursouscription de 50 %, cette levée de fonds marque le premier investissement de Health54, véhicule de capital risque dédié au secteur de la santé du groupe CFAO, dont la division CFAO Healthcare est le plus grand distributeur de produits et services pharmaceutiques en Afrique subsaharienne.
Proparco rejoint DPI en tant qu’actionnaires de la plateforme KELIX bio
24-10-2022 | 10:59:00
Proparco rejoint Development Partners International (« DPI »), un fonds d’investissement de premier plan sur l’Afrique, en tant qu’actionnaires de la plateforme KELIX bio.
Prudential plc et Google Cloud annoncent un partenariat pour la santé et l’inclusion financière en Afrique
24-10-2022 | 08:15:00
Le groupe leader d'assurance, Prudential plc et Google Cloud ont annoncé un partenariat stratégique pour améliorer la santé et l'inclusion financière pour les communautés à travers l'Asie et l'Afrique.
USTDA partners with Nigeria's Mobihealth to advance African telehealth infrastructure
21-10-2022 | 11:51:00
The U.S. Trade and Development Agency 9USTDA) announced it has awarded a grant to Nigeria’s Mobihealthcare (Mobihealth) for a feasibility study to support the expansion of its telehealth services from Nigeria to Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Kenya, and Egypt.
FMO joins DPI in $750m pan-African buy-and-build pharmaceutical platform KELIX bio
18-10-2022 | 13:03:00
Development Partners International (DPI), an investment firm focused on Africa, has welcomed Proparco and DEG, France and Germany’s development finance institutions, and FMO, the Dutch development bank, as new partners in the KELIX bio platform.
[Nigeria] Heath-tech startup Lifestores Healthcare raises $3M funding
13-10-2022 | 13:13:00
Nigerian health-tech startup Lifestores Healthcare has raised $3M for expansion across the country in a pre-Series A funding round. The round was co-led by Health54 and Aruwa Capital Management, with participation from other investors.
Lifestores Healthcare raises $3M to expand its pharmaceutical marketplace across Nigeria
13-10-2022 | 13:10:55
Lifestores Healthcare raised $3 million pre-Series A funding; the latter and oversubscribed round was led by Health54, with Aruwa Capital Management as a supporting lead and participation from other existing investors.
HealthTech Hub Africa lance l'appel à candidatures pour l'édition 2 de programme d'accélération de start-up
12-10-2022 | 12:22:00
Après la réussite de la première cohorte de 30 startups de 10 pays africains et sur l'excellente collaboration avec le gouvernement du Rwanda, le Hub panafricain est à recherche de la prochaine cohorte d'innovateur.
Prudential plc partners with Google Cloud to make healthcare and financial security accessible in Africa
11-10-2022 | 08:02:13
Under this alliance, Prudential will leverage Google Cloud's data analytics capabilities, secure and sustainable infrastructure, and the broader Google ecosystem, to accelerate its digital transformation.
DFC approved 62 new transactions worth more than $2.3 billion for this quarter
10-10-2022 | 11:58:00
U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) approved 62 new transactions this quarter totaling more than $2.3 billion of investment to help solve some of the world’s greatest development challenges.
How Rwanda is using Artificial Intelligence to improve healthcare
07-10-2022 | 09:38:59
Drug stock-outs and shortage of medical equipment in health facilities in Rwanda are becoming a thing of the past, thanks to an innovation that is addressing procurement constraints.
Ghanaian Startups to benefit from new accelerator model in the MEST Express Program
28-09-2022 | 10:09:00
MEST has selected six impact-driven startups to take part in MEST Express Accelerator’s first-ever cohort focused on sustainability.
Akon Lighting partners with GATC Health to provide AI-driven healthcare to over 1 million people in Africa
28-09-2022 | 07:52:00
The initiative will gather and study the genetics, biological data and other important health information of at least 1 million people across Africa.
AWS provides $14M in cloud services to help advance equal access to health care globally
26-09-2022 | 07:06:00
In its first year, the AWS Health Equity Initiative distributed $14 million in cloud credits and technical expertise to support health equity innovations globally.
Healthtech startup Remedial Health secures $4.4m to provide access to credit for pharmacies in Nigeria
21-09-2022 | 13:24:00
Remedial Health, a healthtech startup that develops solutions to make Africa’s pharmaceutical value chain more efficient, has raised $4.4 million in seed funding to accelerate its expansion across Nigeria.
Butterfly Network distributes iQ+ devices to healthcare workers in Kenya to transform maternal health
21-09-2022 | 10:03:28
This deployment is supported by a $5 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation announced earlier this year that will provide 1,000 healthcare workers (predominantly midwives) in Sub-Saharan Africa with the world’s only handheld, whole-body ultrasound probe to advance maternal and fetal health.
[Ghana] Healthtech startup mPharma acquires majority stake in Nigeria’s HealthPlus
19-09-2022 | 07:29:00
Ghanaian health-tech startup mPharma has acquired the majority stake in HealthPlus, the leading pharmacy chain in Nigeria.
mPharma acquires majority stake in Nigerian pharmacy chain HealthPlus
16-09-2022 | 07:13:44
mPharma, Africa’s patient-centered technology-driven healthcare company, has acquired the majority stake in HealthPlus, a pharmacy chain in Nigeria. mPharma and the former investor, Alta Semper, have signed an agreement leading to the acquisition of a majority stake in the HealthPlus Group.