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Treepz takes Centre Stage At The Web Summit Qatar 2024

Treepz takes Centre Stage At The Web Summit Qatar 2024

The energy was electric at the recently concluded Web Summit Qatar, a global gathering of innovators and changemakers shaping the future. Amongst the impressive crowd was Treepz’s CEO, Onyeka Akumah, representing our commitment to transforming how people move in Africa. The inaugural Web Summit Qatar, held from February 26 to 29, 2024, concluded with a […]

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2023 Treepz Review

So what have we been up to at Treepz in 2023? 

At Treepz, we’re thrilled to reflect on the remarkable achievements and growth we experienced throughout 2023. Our vision and mission, fueled by a commitment to transform transportation across Africa, have guided us in providing reliable and sustainable solutions to our ever-expanding community. Vision and Mission: Vision: To ensure that wherever you are, you can effortlessly

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Treepz and Octamile Partner to Launch Treepz Care: A Game-Changing Insurance Program for Travelers and Hosts Across Africa

Treepz, Africa’s leading car-sharing marketplace, is thrilled to announce its groundbreaking partnership with Octamile, Africa’s foremost insurtech startup, to introduce Treepz Care. This innovative insurance program revolutionizes travel and mobility across the continent, offering comprehensive coverage and peace of mind to Treepz’s vibrant community of guests and hosts. Insurance is a crucial factor in the

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Introducing Treepz Care, a New Way to Journey in Africa

At Treepz, we’re committed to redefining the way you experience travel and mobility in Africa. Today, we’re thrilled to unveil a groundbreaking partnership with Octamile, Africa’s leading insurtech startup, to introduce our brand-new insurance program, “Treepz Care.” We have designed Treepz Care to provide comprehensive coverage to our valued community of guests and hosts across

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Treepz Partners with Sabinus for Exciting Campus Tours in October

Treepz Partners with Sabinus for Exciting Campus Tours in October

Treepz, Africa’s leading car rental and sharing marketplace, is thrilled to announce an exciting collaboration with Sabinus, Africa’s comedy giant, for a highly anticipated campus tour in three prestigious universities: UNIPORT, UNEC, and UNILAG this October. The campus tour is scheduled to kick off from October 11th, 2023 to October 26th, 2023 and will be

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Treepz Shines at the 2023 VC4A Venture Showcase Africa!

Treepz shines as a beacon of innovation, growth, and excellence in the mobility landscape. We’re thrilled to share exciting news that highlights our commitment to redefining transportation solutions. The excitement is palpable as we announce that Treepz has achieved a prestigious feat – securing a coveted spot in the renowned 2023 VC4A Venture Showcase Africa.

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Two women and two men named as board of directors for treepz

Treepz Announces The Appointment of New Members to Join Its Board of Directors And Support Sustainable Growth

Hello, Treepz Community! I am thrilled to share some exciting news with you. Over the past year, Treepz has been on an incredible journey of growth and transformation. We have worked tirelessly to restructure our business, making it more financially sustainable and aligning it with our mission of reshaping mobility in Africa. And today, I

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Treepz Partners with Renee Consulting to Enhance International Student Recruitment Experience from Nigeria

Treepz, Africa’s leading Car Rental Marketplace, is thrilled to announce its strategic partnership with Renee Consulting Ltd, a trusted brand in international student recruitment from Nigeria and some parts of Africa. This collaboration aims to provide seamless transportation services for Renee Consulting clients, ensuring a hassle-free journey to and from the airport regularly.

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Treepz Explores Collaboration and Business Opportunities with Nigeria Trade Commission in Canada

Treepz joined other innovative startups at the Collision Toronto conference to explore business opportunities in various sectors, including mobility, ICT, financial services, and the creative industries. The aim was to identify synergies and foster mutually beneficial partnerships.

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Treepz: Promoting Equitable and Sustainable Transport in Africa

Treepz: Promoting Equitable and Sustainable Transport in Africa

By Onyeka Akumah, Treepz Co-founder and CEO On May 3, 2023, we made a significant announcement regarding the relaunch of our consumer app, introducing car-sharing services across Nigeria, Ghana, Uganda, and Kenya. This announcement garnered diverse reactions from the media and technology communities, with some expressing support for the innovation in Africa while others raised

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Treepz Relaunches its Consumer App as Africa’s Largest Car-sharing Marketplace

According to Treepz’s CEO, Onyeka Akumah, “The new Treepz is an exciting innovation for transportation in Africa. We are making better use of the more than 26 million vehicles available on the continent to provide commuters with enjoyable and fun transportation service as they travel for work or simply enjoy a smooth ride across the safaris in the continent.

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AFRICA TECH AWARDS: TREEPZ EMERGES TOP 15

Treepz’s emergence in the climate tech category is coming from a place of its contribution to reducing the impact of Co2 emissions in the continent. Over 800,000Kg of CO2 emissions have been saved from the environment as a result of passengers sharing rides with Treepz-powered vehicles as against using their vehicles. With the movement of about 12,000 people daily across Nigeria, Ghana, Uganda, and Kenya, Treepz has continued to retain its global standing as the largest shared mobility platform in the continent.

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Treepz launches in Kenya as it continues its African expansion plan

Treepz is excited to welcome Mr. Samar Patel as its new Country Manager for Treepz Kenya. Mr. Patel brings on 18 years wealth of sales, transportation and technology experience to the role, having most recently held a similar position with SWVL Kenya. Under his leadership, it is expected that Treepz Kenya will continue to grow and innovate in the region. 

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Hakiza Ronald; Country Manager for Treepz Uganda Poses with his award at the US Mission Alumni Impact Awards Gala

Making a Difference: Country Manager; Treepz Uganda Recognized at the U.S. Mission Alumni Impact Awards.

The inaugural U.S. Mission Alumni Impact Awards Gala was held at the U.S. Embassy in Kampala, Uganda on January 21st, 2023 and saw the Country Manager for Treepz Uganda, Mr. Ronald Hakiza go home with the gong for Outstanding Alumni in Business and Entrepreneurship. The U.S. and Uganda have had a close relationship for 60

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Treepz Partners With Maarif International Schools to move students

We are excited to announce that we have partnered with Maarif International Schools to provide tech-enabled shuttle services to the school’s rapidly growing student population, starting with Ghana.  Maarif International Schools operates under the auspices of the Turkish Maarif Foundation, a state-owned foundation by the Turkish government established as the sole entity authorized to provide

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WE ARE INTRODUCING SUSTAINABLE BUSES TO DRIVE GREEN INNOVATION IN LAGOS

In recent times, you may have noticed a gradual global shift towards a greener economy as the harmful effects of greenhouse emissions continue to rise. At Treepz, we recognize this shift and we are taking giant steps to reduce our carbon footprint.  As part of our continued efforts to “Go Green” and help Nigeria contribute

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Treepz is the official transport partner of Ghana’s Miss Malaika

Treepz’s focus to provide quality transportation for growing organisations is further accomplished with the new partnership with Charter House Productions, the main organiser of the beauty pageant show Miss Malaika.  This partnership makes Treepz the official transport partner for Miss Malaika 2022 in Ghana. Treepz is transporting the participants of the show to different locations

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Business Treepz launches as Treepz celebrates Third Year Anniversary

Africa’s leading shared-mobility startup, Treepz, is set to launch Business Treepz, a new service aimed at providing staff bus solutions and bus rental service in a structured, accessible, and predictable manner for corporate organisations including companies, schools, tour operators and individuals.  Treepz announced the launch of this new service on the 16th of September 2022

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Treepz signs off Partnership with SafeBoda

Treepz Partners With SafeBoda Ahead of The Nyege Nyege Festival in Uganda

Our mission to constantly provide predictable, structured and accessible transport solutions to millions of people took a further leap today as we concluded all the paperwork involved with partnering with SafeBoda; Uganda’s super app and ride-hailing service provider. This partnership is set to deliver an exclusive bus and boat transport experience to thousands of guests

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Treepz Partners With Africa’s Biggest Music Festival; Nyege Nyege.

On 30th June 2022, we put pen to paper and signed a key agreement making Treepz Uganda the official transport partner for the Nyege Nyege festival. NYEGE NYEGE is a massive music festival platforming underground music on the African Continent. Considered Uganda’s most anticipated event on the annual social calendar, Nyege Nyege Festival has been

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Techstars visits Treepz HQ

Treepz is solving real-life issues – Techstars visits Treepz HQ in Lagos.

Over the last week, it’s been nothing short of excitement for everyone at Treepz. We welcomed one of our investors; Techstars, to our HQ in Lagos, which coincides with the team’s preparation for our three-year anniversary in just a few weeks.    Last Friday, Alisha Golden; Techstars’ Investment Associate and serial entrepreneur, came calling at the

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We Won Best Industrial Tech Company At The Global Startup Awards Africa 2022

In 2021, the Global startup Awards expanded into Africa with objectives focused on finding UN sustainable development goal aligned tech innovation solutions with 55 countries competing in 12 categories, including Agri tech, health tech, industrial tech and women in tech. This year’s Global Startup Awards took place in Cape Town, South Africa with entrants from

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Stay Three Steps Ahead on Treepz. We’ve Got a New Feature!

Good, better, best. Scratch that. One thing better than our best is constant improvement and  that’s what we are bringing to you with the newly updated Treepz App (Version 2.1.30) The Treepz app has been updated with a new feature; something our amazing users inspired. The update includes major bug fixes, improved user experience, and

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Prof. Isa Pantami visits Treepz

The Innovation And Technology Treepz Offers, Can Be Key to Nigeria’s Digital Econony – Prof. Isa Pantami

The last 24 hours have been ecstatic for us at Treepz as the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy in Nigeria, Prof. Isa Ali Ibrahim, popularly known as Pantami, visited our HQ in Lagos. Since our launch in September 2019, Treepz has grown from being Nigeria’s first bus hailing app  to serving a customer base

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TREEPZ PARTNERS WITH CMS T&M TO DIGITISE TRANSPORTATION FOR 1.6 MILLION CUSTOMERS ANNUALLY

Treepz’s mission to provide commuters with convenient and affordable means of transportation within cities and across Africa, is further accomplished with our newest partnership with CMS Taxi and Motor Nigeria Limited (CMS T&M) in Lagos. This partnership will see the CMS T&M passengers have access to a more convenient payment option and predictable travel times.

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TREEPZ EXPANDS TO EAST AFRICA, ACQUIRES UGABUS AND CLOSES ITS SEED ROUND AT $2.8M WITH NEW INVESTORS

In a bid to digitize the public transportation system and provide safer, reliable and comfortable commute options across Africa, Toronto-based shared mobility company, Treepz, has announced its acquisition of a similar Ugandan bus company Ugabus.  Treepz was founded in 2019 and currently operates in Nigeria and Ghana. It is simply a platform that powers road

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Treepz: Our 2-year journey

How it started VS How it’s going On this day, after using different forms of transportation in Lagos, Onyeka Akumah CEO and Co-founder of Treepz, knew that there was a need to revolutionize the public transportation sector in Nigeria. Joining forces with other Co-founders Johnny Enagwolor, Afolabi Oluseyi and John Shaibu, Treepz (formerly Plentywaka) was

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PLENTYWAKA ACQUIRES STABUS GHANA AFTER SECURING $1.2M IN SEED FUNDING

Africa’s public transportation sector is gradually evolving with the emergence of new technology-driven modes of transportation. To speed up the pace of this evolution, Toronto-headquartered shared mobility startup, Plentywaka, which provides hassle-free shared rides on-demand, announced that it has fully acquired Stabus, one of Ghana’s leading mobility startups. This is a step to further Plentywaka’s

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We Have Partnered With Autochek & Expanding To New Routes In Lagos, Nigeria

This is good news for us and you have something to benefit too. We recently partnered with Africa’s 360-Degree Automative Solution, Autochek Nigeria. This partnership will enable all our heroes and intending partners to easily inspect their vehicles at any Autochek inspection center in Lagos, instead of coming to the Plentywaka HQ in Lekki. Founded

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Plentywaka And GUO Transport Services Limited Partner With 600 Additional Buses To Further Expand Bus Travel Offerings And New Routes.

Nigeria’s leading transportation technology company, Plentywaka, and GUO Transport Services Limited one of Nigeria’s largest transportation companies, with specialization in the interstate traveling industry, have today announced a partnership to further simplify the bus booking travel experience for Nigerians. This partnership would see both companies combine technology, and marketing, to bring transport into one simple

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Plentywaka Founders (L-R); Onyeka Akumah, Afolabi Oluseyi, Johnny Ena, and John Shaibu.

3 Exciting News From Plentywaka; We Got Into Techstars, Launched City-to-city Service, and Reached 300,000 Riders

We are super thrilled to announce that Plentywaka has been selected for investment by Techstars, the largest global accelerator in the world. This is coming alongside the launch of the Interstate travel service where commuters can now purchase bus tickets from a variety of bus travel companies using the Plentywaka mobile App.

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