Carbon has introduced a $100,000 Pan-African fund, to reduce the lack of funding holding back budding tech entrepreneurs on the continent.
Omar Farouk Edewor is a vibrant Nigerian professional who is doing great things in the Nigerian telecommunications industry.
The Financial Technology (Fintech) industry in Nigeria has come to stay, as it took the lead in Africa attracting $122 million in funds in 2019.
Flutterwave, an African focused fintech company disclosed that it secured US$35 million through its Series B funding round.
Two fintech companies in Africa, MFS Africa and Frontclear, have secured $3.2 million worth of investments from FSD Africa Investments.
Popular payments company, Visa, has announced that it is acquiring fintech startup, Plaid, in a deal worth $5.3 billion. #PLAID #VISA
About $400m has been invested in fintech firms in the country in 2019, according to the Central Bank of Nigeria.