Over the past decade, the push for financial inclusion has united governments, companies, technology entrepreneurs, and nonprofit organizations in dozens of countries on every continent — and with remarkable success. In 2011, only 51 percent of the world’s adults had a formal bank account. By 2017, as the World Bank recently reported in its new Global Findex […]
In partnership with Omidyar Network
Lagos-based incubator and accelerator, CcHub, in partnership with Omidyar Network, Bank of Industry and Venture Garden Group will soon launch a NGN 1 billion social innovation fund.
“Haha, I’m always raising”, Tayo told me in the lobby of Maison Fahrenheit.
Paga has just raised $13 million in series B financing. The round was led by Adlevo Capital with participation from Omidyar Network, Goodwell West Africa, Acumen Fund, and Capricorn Investment Group.
Talent accelerator, Andela has announced that it has closed a Series A funding round led by Spark Capital, a US based venture capital firm.