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OgaVenue is a Nigerian based online marketplace for events which allows event hosts to find and book venues. They currently list over 6000 venues, spread across 17 states in Nigeria on their site, and include reviews from other users. Each venue listing contains detailed information including: availability, location, capacity, facilities, costings, images (including a 360° virtual tour) and policies.
As of February 2017, ogaVenue achieved a 15% month-on-month growth rate. The company has grown by 400% since launch in August 2015. Between November 2016 and February 2017, their monthly revenue more than doubled. OgaVenue raised $45k in its seed round from Spark and an angel investor.