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ToLet.com.ng rebrands to PropertyPro.ng
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ToLet.com.ng rebrands to PropertyPro.ng

After acquiring Jumia House, ToLet.com.ng, a property search and eCommerce site has now rebranded to PropertyPro.ng. It would be recalled that ToLet.com.ng now PropertyPro.ng had acquired Jumia House for an undisclosed amount after the latter’s parent company, Jumia had to divest from non-core eCommerce business. In an official statement issued […]

Publiseer gets admission into IdeaGist
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Publiseer gets admission into IdeaGist

Publiseer has been admitted into Stage 1 of the IdeaGist virtual incubation program. IdeaGist is a program looking for early-stage startups that have the power to change the world. Founded in Minneapolis, Minnesota by Bir Ventures CEO Hassan Syed, Azeem Amir, Rahul Ranjan, Shahnawaz Khan and Vikas Gupta, IdeaGist is […]

Kinnevik invests $41 million in Livongo
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Kinnevik invests $41 million in Livongo

Former investors in Konga, iROKO, Kinnevik AB said it has invested USD 41 million in Livongo Health Inc., in a USD 105 million funding round and increasing its ownership to 8%. Livongo is a US based consumer digital health company empowering people with chronic conditions to live better and healthier […]

Nigeria’s Konga appoints Nick Imudia as CEO
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Nigeria’s Konga appoints Nick Imudia as CEO

Nick Imudia has been appointed as the new chief executive officer of Konga, an eCommerce company in Nigeria. Zinox Group said in a statement Nick Imudia recently left TCL/Alcatel where he was the Regional Director, responsible for Nigeria and Central Africa Operations. Before joining TCL/Alcatel, Imudia was Managing Director, Nokia […]