Esusu becomes unicorn with SoftBank led $130M series B funding


Fintech startup Esusu has announced its series B funding to become the latest unicorn in the world. The financial technology startup said it has crossed the $1 billion dollar valuation after raising $130 million new funding.  The series B financing will provide Esusu with the needed capital to execute on their mission to remove impediments … Read more

Babajide Duroshola Joins M-KOPA as Manager to Expand the Market

Babajide Duroshola M KOPA Nigeria General Manager 1

Kenya-based financial technology company, M-Kopa has appointed former Country Head, SafeBoda Nigeria, Babajide Duroshola as the new General Manager to lead its team. His appointment coincides with M-KOPA’s broader vision of expanding to other markets, which includes a move to Nigeria. On June 18, Babajide Duroshola, ex-country head, SafeBoda Nigeria, stepped down from his role … Read more