Persistent, a venture capital investor in the off-grid energy sector, has announced a strategic venture building investment and partnership with Ecobodaa, a pioneer e-mobility startup, leading the revolution of the electric motorbike taxi (boda boda) in Kenya.

Founded in 2020 by two Kenyan engineers, Kim Chepkoit and Steve Juma, Ecobodaa aims to provide more affordable, safer, connected and environmentally-friendly means of transportation for commuters in African cities. It wo...