Omidyar Network and EchoVC Partners Invest US$1.2 Million in (Sub-Saharan Africa)

Source: Omidyar Network,

Nigeria-based hotel booking website has secured a US$1.2 million investment from philanthropic investment firm Omidyar Network and EchoVC Partners, a seed and early stage venture capital firm focused on North America, Africa and Southeast Asia. EchoVC’s investment was structured through its EchoVC Pan-Africa Fund. The fresh investment will be used to expand’s platform of Nigerian hotels in the next three years and finance the company’s coverage expansion across Africa.