Tag: series a

This renewable energy start-up has raised $20mn in Series A equities in Nigeria

Nigerian renewable energy start-up, Rensource, has raised $20 million on a Series A equity financing round co-led by CRE Venture Capital and Omidyar Network. The company’s Chief Operating Officer, Anu Adasolum, joins CNBC Africa to discuss plans going forward.

Nigerian logistics startup Kobo360 raises $30mn funding. This is how it plans to use the money

Nigerian logistics company Kobo360 has raised a 20 million dollar Series A round led by Goldman Sachs and 10 million dollars in working capital financing from Nigerian commercial banks. To discuss this and the challenges of running a logistics company in Nigeria, Co-Founder of Kobo360, Obi Ozor joins CNBC Africa for more.

Nigerian transport start up Gokada raises $5.3mn, eyes expansion

Lagos-based on-demand taxi app Gokada says it plans to increase daily rides by 10 fold and expand its driver fleet after it secured a Series A fundraise of 5.3 million dollars. Ayodeji Adewunmi, Co-CEO of Gokada joins CNBC Africa for this discussion.