Nigerian trucking logistics startup Kobo360 has raised $6 million to upgrade its platform and expand operations to Ghana, Togo, and Cote D’Ivoire.
The company — with an Uber -like app that connects truckers and companies with freight needs — gained the equity financing in an IFC led investment. The funding saw participation from others, including TLcom Capital and Y Combinator.
With the investment Kobo360 aims to become more than a trucking transit app.
“We started off as an app, but our goal is to build a global logistics operating system. We’re no…