Series A extension funding. Legendary payments icon joins the board. And the departure of its celebrity CEO.
Besides Western Union, there is no real way to move money between African countries. I don’t know a lot about payments, but as a user of financial services, this just feels like an absurd problem to have in 2018.
I found out that Abuja taxi drivers that work the airport route hate Uber drivers (surprise, surprise) and have been known to bait them by ordering trips and then hijacking their vehicles.
I once scoffed at a poorly-researched suggestion that Taxify might be beating Uber in Lagos. I was wrong. This is the current state of things.
Ushahidi fired executive director, Daudi Were, on Saturday, over the sexual harassment allegations made against him.
TechCabal has scheduled Office Hours with Odun Longe and Ope Adeoye for entrepreneurs in Lagos who would like help and advice with legal and electronic payments respectively.