African VC, Jaza Rift Ventures backs YeneHealth as Lead Investor in Pre-Seed Round

Ethiopian femtech startup YeneHealth has announced Jaza Rift Ventures (JRV), a Nairobi-based health-tech-focused venture capital firm, has joined the company as the lead investor in their pre-seed round.

The investment, which makes YeneHealth the first Ethiopian startup to join JRV’s investment portfolio, is set to accelerate YeneHealth’s growth in the femtech space. According to a press release posted on YeneHealth’s website, the funds, which are undisclosed, will be utilized to expand the platform’s reach, enhance product development, and establish strategic partnerships, ultimately enabling YeneHealth to build on the foundation needed to meet its continental goal.

YeneHealth’s web and mobile applications are designed to provide African women of reproductive age with confidential and comprehensive access to sexual and reproductive healthcare services.

The platform offers a range of features, including health information, telehealth services with verified …

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