When talking about an innovative product that addresses the untapped market needs and grows to become an overnight success. Then Nigeria’s Kudi is one such product. Kudi is a chat-operated online payment platform, where a user can make utility bills payments, do fund transfers, purchase airtime and data bundles all through chat.
Now, here is the fascinating part! Kudi has only been around for a couple of weeks, and already it is doing transactions to the tune of $15,000, with a week on week revenue of about 125% if TechCrunch‘s report is anything to by.
The little chatbot is poised for greatness, as it has become an overnight success and earned the attention of the big wigs within the global tech space. It will be among the tech startups hoping to clinch funding from Y Combinator in its Winter 2017 funding cycle. Popularly referred to as YC W17, which is currently ongoing in Mountain View, California.
As part of the cohorts of tech startups attending the YC W17, Kudi will walk home with $120,000 in funding and a mentorship opportunity. The mentorship opportunity will entail coaching …read more
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