Investment app Ejara raises US$2m to help Francophone Africa region access crypto services

WEST AFRICA – Ejara, an app for Africa and its diasporas to access various investment, has raised US$2 million to help the Francophone Africa region pioneer the use of crypto and investment services. Ejara is one-year-old company founded by Nelly Chatue-Diop that offers fractional shares, commodities, cryptocurrency, and more. The round was led by CoinShares Ventures and Anthemis Group. Mercy Corps Ventures, Lateral Capital, LoftyInc Capital, and NetX Fund have joined them. A syndicate social fund and two angel investors, Pascal Gauthier of Ledger and Jason Yanowitz of Blockworks also took…

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