Africa's tech start-ups of the future

Silicon Africa is gaining attention, investment, and momentum. A new chapter in the continent’s burgeoning technology movement may be the upswing in venture capital (VC) backed startups, many supported by returning diaspora professionals and driven by a for-profit mentality aligned with that of California’s original tech hub, Silicon Valley.

Could African tech startups be on the same trajectory as successful ventures in the US, Europe, and Asia that are now making headlines for notable innovations, exits, acquisitions, and even IPOs?

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