Savings platform, Piggybank.ng raises $1.1 Million in seed funding

Digital savings company, Piggybank.ng, which helps users save with ease directly from their bank has raised investments funds totalling $1.1 Million. LeadPath Nigeria (led by Olumide Soyombo), Village Capital and Ventures Platform were part of the investors with the latter two contributing $50,000 each. In addition to closing the seed funding, Piggybank announced a new […]

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Dubai FinTech accelerator for African startups – How to Apply

The Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) in partnership with leading global professional services company Accenture, launched last year, an initiative targeted at the fintech sector. The initiative invites African startups to apply. Called the Fintech Hive at DIFC, it is a Dubai-based programme that wants to bridge the gaps between innovative entrepreneurs and financial industry […]

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