Opera, the company behind Africa’s most popular web browser, is on a mission to become a major player in the African mobile money market.
OPay plans to use the new capital to strengthen the company’s position in Nigeria, expand to additional African markets and leverage its brand and app to pursue opportunities in motorcycle ride-sharing and food delivery services.
Listen to GHOGH with Jamarlin Martin | Episode 50: Jamilah Lemieux
Part 2: Jamarlin Martin talks to communications advisor and author Jamilah Lemieux. They discuss the cultural debasement of “hotep,” Black feminism, and when “voting white” is the real voting Black. They also discuss Jamilah’s role in the Cynthia Nixon campaign for governor.
The investors included Boston-based investment firm IDG Capital, the Chinese arm of California-based VC firm Sequoia Capital, Chinese emerging markets-focused VC firm Source Code Capital, Beijing-based social e-commerce platform Click here to read entire article