Last mile delivery Gokada expands its services to Ibadan

NIGERIA – Gokada, the last mile delivery, logistics and transportation start-up, has launched in Ibadan following consolidated growth in Lagos, as part of its expansion strategy. Following the recent successful launch of its Super App, the company is rolling out operations in Ibadan across its food delivery (GFood) and logistics services (GSend), with plans to resume ride-hailing (GRide) and e-commerce (GShop) later in the year. As one of Nigeria’s crucial commercial centres with a close proximity to Lagos, Ibadan offers significant demand for Gokada’s unmatched last mile delivery services. The…

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Delivery startup Gokada launches Super App that will diversify their services

NIGERIA – Gokada, a delivery, logistics, and transportation start-up has launched a ‘Super App’ where customers can access food delivery, e-commerce, and ride-hailing services in one app. The Super App launch comes as Gokada crosses US$100 million in annualized transaction value, having completed over 1 million food delivery and e-commerce orders on behalf of over 30,000 merchants in the last 12 months alone. Growth at the company is accelerating, as Gokada has grown its volume 3x in the last 6 months. With increasing internet penetration and ease of mobile payments,…

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Delivery startup Gokada officially appoints Nikhil Goel as its CEO

NIGERIA – Gokada, Nigeria-based last mile delivery, logistics and transportation start-up has officially appointed Nikhil Goel as its new Chief Executive Officer. Goel has been acting as the CEO after the tragic loss of its founder Fahim Saleh, in July 2020. Goel first joined Gokada in 2019, bringing with him extensive experience in the global last mile logistics space, first in India as General Manager of unicorn food delivery start-up Zomato, and then as Head of New Verticals at SafeBoda in Kenya. In the past 12-months, Goel has helped Gokada…

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