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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 born.
On the 16th of September, 2019, 25 brand new buses stood basking in the sun at the Pistis event centre, Lekki waiting to be unveiled alongside 25 licensed heroes (Drivers)
The goal was simple
To help over 12 million people move better every day in Lagos.
The App: How it started
Plentywaka version 1.0 was the first app.
The App: How it’s going
The Team: How it started
We started with a team of just 8!
The Team: How it’s going
From just 8 in-house staff to almost 100 Treeperz across Nigeria and Ghana!
What they say about us
Some Key Milestones
Most Promising Tech Startup 2020
300,000 pre-seed funding
Acceptance into Techstars Toronto Accelerator Program
Acquisition of Stabus Ghana, One of Ghana’s leading mobility startups.
$1.2M seed funding
Rebranding from Plentywaka to Treepz where we are to building the largest shared mobility platform in West Africa
Today, we say a huge thank you to all our devoted Riders, Partners and Stakeholders.
We do not take your love and support for granted.
Cheers to many more years of hassle-free mobility.
Cheers to YOU.