Fintech startup Awabah gets accepted into Techstars London accelerator program

NIGERIA – Awabah, a digital platform providing pension access to Africa’s self-employed, has announced that it has been accepted into the Techstars London accelerator program. The fintech plans to bank US$120,000 from the program, months after it raised US$200,000 in angel funding from early-stage investors like ODBA and Co Ventures and Correlation Capital. This new funding helped Awabah to roll out its services in Lagos and Ibadan. The startup has plans to start providing services in 5 more Nigerian cities over the next 6 months. The startup is dedicated to…

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Leadway Assurance partners with Awabah to bring financial services closer for the informal sector

NIGERIA – Leadway Assurance, one of Nigeria’s largest insurance companies, has agreed to partner with Awabah Nigeria, a financial service company to bring financial services closer to the informal sector with a keen eye on further enhancing Nigeria’s financial inclusion goals. Awabah Nigeria is a financial service company that is built to assist its audience take that big step in their lives and escape living paycheck to paycheck. To help its clients reach their desired financial goals, Awabah Nigeria says it aims at providing access to micro pensions and target…

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