Afridigest Week in Review: Investors say 'Yes, sir' to Algeria's Yassir
+The end of an era for Jumia +Iyin advises you not to fundraise +Afridigest Lagos Meetup +More
The Afridigest Week in Review is a must-read weekly recap for Africa-focused founders, executives, and investors.
Welcome back, friends! The most clicked link from last week was early Figma employee Sean Whitney’s write-up of Figma’s early days, 'How patience & discipline fostered a killer product.' And if you missed the Fintech Review sent out just a few hours ago, it’s here.
📌 What a week. FTX collapse, Elon’s erratic Twitter takeover, the American midterm elections, and more. You’ll excuse me for omitting reads of the week in today’s newsletter — there was too much going on. Also, remember to sign-up here for the upcoming Afridigest meetup in Lagos, likely on the last day of the month. And ping me if you know anything about Tingo. With that said, let’s get into it.
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