Sim Shagaya Launches The Honey Badger Fund (HBF) to Back African Entrepreneurs

Sim Shagaya Launches The Honey Badger Fund (HBF) to Back African Entrepreneurs

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Joining the ranks of African entrepreneurs turned investors, Sim Shagaya launches The Honey Badger Fund (HBF), a new venture aimed at backing exceptional startups in Africa. With a focus on providing not just funding but also valuable experience, Shagaya's initiative marks another step forward in Africa's burgeoning startup ecosystem.

Serial entrepreneur Sim Shagaya has launched The Honey Badger Fund (HBF), joining other African entrepreneurs in supporting startups across the continent. With a focus on "extraordinary Africans," the fund aims to provide more than just capital, offering valuable experience to its partner entrepreneurs. Shagaya, known for his pioneering work in Nigerian e-commerce through Konga and his current edtech venture uLesson, brings a wealth of entrepreneurial insight to the fund, aiming to assist African startups in their growth journey. His move follows a trend of African founders establishing funds or venture studios to support the next generation of entrepreneurs on the continent.



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