E-learning platform Almentor secures US$6.5m funding round led by Partech

MENA – Almentor.net, a leading video e-learning platform in the MENA region, has secured US$6.5 million in a funding round led by Partech with participation from Sawari Ventures, Egypt Ventures, and Sango Capital. According to reports, the recent raise of funding brings the total financing that the company has garnered since its inception to a total of US$14.5 million. Cyril Collon, General Partner at Partech attributes their investment into the startup to its unique business model and offering. “We are very proud to lead this latest round of financing. Since…

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E-learning startup Classes.ng launches marketplace for educational classes

NIGERIA – Classes.ng, an online search engine & marketplace for both physical & online classes, courses and training programs, has launched its free and open marketplace for classes. In the marketplace, tutorial centres, freelance tutors, schools, universities, training institutions and online institutions can list courses and programmes that are instantly available for registrations and enquiries. “Unlike conventional on-demand tutoring platforms like Tuteria and PrepClass, we do not provide the training and we do not take commissions on bookings,” co-founder Daniel Osi. “It’s a totally free and open marketplace and we…

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