SME

Lidya SMEs

Nigeria’s Lidya Wants To Become the Biggest Non-Bank Lender to SMEs

Nigerian fintech startup Lidya is on a drive to become the world’s biggest non-bank lender to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the world. “The idea is to more or less become the biggest non-bank financier to SMEs, in the world. That’s what we’re building towards,” Lidya’s Co-founder, Tunde Kehinde told Ventureburn […]

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Twiga Foods

Twiga Foods Is Going Pan-African after Raising $30 Million in Funding

The high rate of waste and the lack of effective distribution are two major problems that undermine the agri-food value chain in African countries. Twiga Foods, a startup in the Kenyan agri-food sector, has just won significant funding to tackle these two problems. The Kenyan start-up, which specialises in food […]

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250 Nigerian Businesses to Benefit from First-Ever Russia-Africa Economic Summit

250 Nigerian Businesses to Benefit from First-Ever Russia-Africa Economic Summit

About 250 Nigerian business owners and investors will participate in first-ever Russia-Africa Economic Summit, in Sochi, Russia. The forum will bring together African and Russian business leaders and will hold between Oct. 23 and Oct. 25. According to a report by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), President Muhammadu Buhari’s […]

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