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MAR 2020 NEWS TOBENNA IGWEONU, MOTUNRAYO OPE–OGUNSEITAN, SUMBO AKINTOLA AND INA AROME

Aluko & Oyebode is pleased to have advised Orange Digital Ventures LLC (ODV), a strategic corporate venture fund of the Orange Group, on the US$1.5 Million seed investment round in Youcheck Online Services Limited (Youverify). The investment forms part of the €50 million African corporate venture fund launched by ODV to boost Africa’s mobile & technology revolution.

The investment round would help Youverify improve its technology and accelerate business development in Nigeria and the African continent.

The Firm’s team on the transaction included: Sumbo Akintola (Partner), Ina Arome (Senior Associate), Motunrayo Ope-Ogunseitan (Associate) and Tobenna Igweonu (Associate).