Paystack raises $8 million

Paystack, a Nigeria-based FinTech startup that provides payments tools to businesses in Afrika, has concluded its Series A funding round of $8 million. The Series A funding round was led by Stripe with Visa also participating while Tencent and Y Combinator also participated by providing follow-on funding. ![Nigeria Paystack FinTech…

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Investing in Afrikan startups that drive financial inclusion

During May 2018, Lidya, a Nigerian startup which has developed a digital financial services platform focused on improving access to credit for small businesses in Afrika, announced that it had concluded a Series A fund raising round totalling $6,9 million. The Series A funding round which is among the…

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Lidya concludes one of Nigeria's largest Series A funding rounds

Nigeria's Lidya, which has developed a digital financial services platform focused on improving access to credit for small businesses in Afrika, has concluded raising $6,9 million in a Series A funding round. The funding round, which is one of the largest in Nigeria's technology startups ecosystem, was led by…

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