Uhuru Investment Partners, a middle-market private equity firm based out of Lagos and Abidjan, has announced the first close of Uhuru Growth Fund I (UGF) at $113 million, with capital support from CDC Group, the UK’s development finance institution (DFI), along with other DFI partners, commercial and impact investors. UGF’s capital will support enterprises that boost job creation, increase access to goods and services in consumer staples, and enhance access to healthcare and fintech secto...