Supply-chain-focused company Sote has raised a $3 million seed round largely led by MaC Venture Capital, with participation from other investors that include Acceleprise, Backstage Capital, Future Africa, and Rob Solomon – chairman at GoFundMe.

The company – co-founded by Felix Orwa and Meka Este-McDonald – has launched Africa’s first licensed tech-enabled customs clearing and forwarding service.

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