XL Africa Entrepreneurs
Tizeti Network (wifi.com.ng) provides uncapped broadband internet services through the deployment of solar powered Wi-Fi access points. The company’s target customer base is low-income, residential communities and small businesses. Tizeti provides internet infrastructure for underserved locations where it is technically challenging and cost prohibitive to install wired broadband services. Over the past three years they have seen significant growth and currently have over 3,000 subscribed users with a run rate of $1.6 million.
Tizeti has raised over $2m from venture capital firms such as Ycombinator, V1 Capital and Blue Rinc Capital I amongst others.