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

Prof. Isa Pantami visits Treepz

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.

Prof Isa Pantami poses for a picture with his entourage and co-founders at Treepz

Since our launch in September 2019, Treepz has grown from being Nigeria’s first bus hailing app  to serving a customer base of over 100,000+ users, with 130,000+ downloads on the mobile app and achieving a milestone of 800,000+ rides in just over 2 years using mercurial technology.

Enagwolor Johnson; President and co-founder of Treepz sharing the Treepz journey.

Sharing our journey with the minister was an eye-opening experience for him and his entourage who were quite impressed with our operating model. He quickly reiterated the government’s willingness to collaborate with disruptive ideas like ours to help boost Nigeria’s digital economy. “Treepz can be a key player in Nigeria’s digital economy,” said Pantami on Tuesday, 22nd February 2022.

Dr. Isa Pantami at the Treepz HQ.

Barely into the year, African startups have already raised over 1 billion dollars in 130 deals with Nigeria among the top 4 countries leading the charge. It is indeed an honour to be recognized by the minister, for solving the complexities of public transportation for not just Nigerians, but Africa.

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