Nigeria-based Platform Capital, a growth markets investor, has announced its investment in Lipa Later, a technology-driven, consumer credit platform in East Africa. Lipa Later is unlocking untapped retail potential through financial inclusion, by leveraging data analytics to provide African consumers with access to convenient and affordable credit.

Lipa Later is revolutionising how consumers in Africa shop and access credit by providing a risk-free, point-of-sale credit option that all...