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We are pleased to have advised Alitheia Capital and other investors in the $8.3 Million pre-Series B funding round of Nigerian fintech and lending startup, Lidya. The Series B was led by Alitheia Capital via its uMunthu Fund. Other participating investors in the Series include Bamboo Capital Partners, Accion Venture Lab and Flourish Ventures.

The advisory team was led by Partner Adeniyi Duale, Supported by Omobolanle Dabiri and Oluwaseun Viyon Ojo.

Duale, Ovia & Alex-Adedipe’s Venture Capital/Private Equity practice led by Partner, Adeniyi Duale who has over a decade of professional experience advising Venture Capital funds, Private Investors and Emerging Growth Companies. Our team of Venture Capital/Private Equity lawyers provide legal advice to Venture Capital and Private Equity funds, Emerging Growth Companies, Impact and Ethical Investors etc. We have had the privilege of advising investor and investee companies on several aspects of the VC/PE transaction spectrum across several industries, particularly the financial technology and services industry which include; pre-seed funding, fund raising, seed funding, early and later stage investment, mezzanine financing and impact investing.

Should you require our assistance or would like more information about our Venture Capital/Private Equity transaction advisory practice, please contact us at General information about our other practice areas can be found at or via email at

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