Youverify closes $1.5m seed round led by Orange DV, LoftyInc AF, and Verraki

Youverify raises $1.5m in a seed round led by Orange Digital Ventures Africa (ODV) and Loftyinc Afropreneurs Fund.   Youverify offers onboarding, address and identity verification services in Africa. Their solution allows organisations consolidate siloed data sources—identity, educational, credit history, facial image, and location—in the secure onboarding of customers. Till date, Youverify has processed registrations and verification for some of the biggest banks, fintech and on-demand platforms in Nigeria.   The $1.5 million investment round will help Youverify improve its technology and accelerate business development in Nigeria and the continent, according to a statement from Orange Digital Ventures. Other investors who participated in the seed round include Verakki (formerly, Accenture Nigeria), Outlierz Ventures, Village Capital and some angels.   Read the full news here