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Paystack helps accept online and offline payments from anyone, anywhere in the world. Read more
PiggyVest is a platform that helps individuals and businesses manage their finances effectively. Read more
BuyPower is a utility payment platform in Nigeria. Read more
Afrikrea is a platform to discover, buy, and sell African fashion, arts, and crafts. Read more
One only API to accept payments anywhere in the world from all african mobile money wallets (80%of people) and credit/debit cards Read more
Cowrywise is a FinTech company that democratizes access to premium financial services by making these services available to the mass market. Read more
Carbon ignites personal growth through financial innovation Read more
VerifyMe Nigeria is an ID verification and KYC technology company. Read more
Edusko connects African parents and students with good and affordable schools in Africa, Europe and America. Read more
TeamApt is a financial technology company focused developing Digital Banking, Business Solutions and Payments Infrastructure. Read more
Reliance HMO is a technology driven health insurance company. Read more
Prepclass is an academic solutions provider offering a customized learning program for each and every student. Read more
Printivo provides efficient printing expertise, wide range of design templates and the reach of the internet. Read more
Boomplay Music is a leading music streaming and download service in Africa. Read more
AI powered online market place for credit scoring and matching lenders with borrowers in real-time Read more
Drinks.ng is a technology based company transforming the way beverages are shopped, sold and shipped online in Nigeria Read more
Credpal is a tech company that allows consumers buy anything across various online and offline merchants and pay for it in installments Read more
CreditClan provides technology, data and operations for lenders and borrowers across Africa. Read more
uLesson mobile offering rests on three pillars: academics,media & technology and curriculum content is delivered via streaming and SD cards. Read more
ogaVenue is an online marketplace that helps its users find, check availability, and book event venues. Read more
Kobo360 connects cargo owners to truck and drivers through an all-in-one platform. Read more
Nigeria's first peer to peer lending platform Read more
Nigeria's premium online travel agency providing flights to over 900 destinations and 300,000 hotels on their website Read more
Farmcrowdy is a platform that helps small farmers to increase food production in Nigeria. Users who download the mobile app can sponsor farms, follow and receive updates on farms, and learn about the agriculture space in Nigeria. Read more
JUDY is legal research and discovery platform Read more
Bankly is a cash digitisation savings product that allows users top up their wallet using vouchers. Read more
E-pump let filling station owners and managers manage and monitor their business thereby increasing profitability by up to 20% . As a back-office tool, it allows real-time automated control and monitoring over various forecourt component of the filling station such as; fuel dispensers, fuel tanks, cash receipts, etc. As a head-office tool, e-pump provides complete business reporting and intelligence system for monitoring sales, inventory, stock orders, customers, and staff for business decision making. E-pump cloud also allows buyers of fuel to get real-time alerts on their transactions and gives them access to digital invoice and an analyzer for their fuel buying pattern with a view of helping them reduce their overall spending on gas Read more
Enabling access to customers data in Africa. Read more
Eden Life is a tech-enabled service that puts your home's chores on autopilot. Read more
TERAWORK provides businesses and entrepreneurs on-demand access to hire competent and proven freelancers, independent professionals and agencies offering quality services on-demand to grow their businesses. Scale your workforce dynamically as business needs change. Read more
Termii is a social / business networking service Founded by Gbolade Emmanuel and Co-founded by Kevin Okoli, it offers platforms for both social and business interaction, evaluation and networking. The service offers social and business applications that promote social discovery for individuals, entrepreneurs, students and companies alongside Organizations. Read more
GigaLayer sells domain names, shared hosting, virtual servers and dedicated hosting in Nigeria. Brings the level of world-class web hosting to Africa, focused on innovation and lean startup methodology. GigaLayer already has over 300 paying customers. Read more
Suregifts is the first coordinated effort to introduce gift cards in Nigeria. The focus is on ease of redemption and simplicity. With Suregifts gift-givers don't have to struggle to figure out the most ideal gift; neither do they have to go through the hassle of picking it up, wrapping and delivery. It’s all in a click of a button. Recipients get to free their storage rooms of un-preferred gifts, and Suregifts helps retailers and partners create a new revenue channel and acquire new customers. Merchants can drive customer acquisition, increase shopper interaction and drive social engagement. Read more
A demand-driven digital agriculture platform that uses data and tech to produce high-quality agriculture products at scale. Read more
At Riby we provide solutions that manages Collaborative and Community-based access to finance, peer-to-peer lending and saving groups. Read more
ACE, an African enterprise, engages in delivering logistics solutions to both businesses and consumers. Read more
Stutern connects talents with jobs from Campus Ambassadors to one-off gigs to Software Engineering Read more
Spicyauto is an online marketplace offering a state-of-the-art advertising medium for users to buy and sell their cars and other vehicles. Read more
Appruve API is used by financial services to verify data they collect from their customers across their lifecycle. Appruve API connects to multiple sets of data including identity data (individuals and businesses), financial account data (bank and mobile money) and fraud data. Read more
SkillPatron is a community of talent (African-based) available to work for you remotely, online or in-person at the click of a button. Use any device, at any time of the day, and a dedicated Project Manager will tackle anything on your to-do list! We operate by providing dedicated, project managers to execute tasks for busy professionals & businesses. This relationship-based model allows each of our clients to build lasting connections with their dedicated project managers. Although the SkillPatron work platform operates as a layer on top of crowd labour marketplaces like Upwork.com, Fiverr, TaskRabbit or Freelancer.com; it is the first African outsourcing platform built around a network of expert project managers who reduce the risk and cost for SMEs. Read more
A loan and financial product marketplace that allows African consumers to find, compare, and apply for loan offers from select lenders. Read more
mPharma is making healthcare affordable to all segments of populations by helping pharmaceutical and insurance companies with solutions to make medicines more accessible. Read more
Oolu is the fastest growing off-grid solar company West Africa. Our Vision is to be the pre-eminent energy and financial service provider to Read more
CribMD is Uber for Doctors, we do Doctor House Calls and Telemedicine. Read more
PEG is an asset financing company, provides solar energy products to off-grid customers in Ghana. Read more
Thrive Agric crowdsources investments in agriculture to help engage farmers with quality inputs, agricultural expertise, process automation, and machinery, with the promise of decent returns for farmers and investors. Read more
Zeepay is a wholly Ghanaian owned Mobile Financial Services company focused on providing integrated mobile payments services with mobile wallets with the objective of bringing the unbanked into the financial stream and easing payments and collections for the banked population. Read more
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