Akhdar, an Egypt-based book summary mobile app, has raised a six-figure seed funding round from EdVentures, the venture capital arm of Egypt’s Nahdet Misr Publishing Group.

Founded in 2017 by Mohamed Osama, Akhdar initially started as a YouTube channel that summarised books through short and engaging videos, helping readers to grasp the main ideas presented by those books. The startup has now launched a mobile application that features hundreds of videos for audio and printed books c...