The odds are right for Africa’s Superstar Mr Eazi, as the serial entrepreneur, crooner and mogul extend his business conglomerate to Rwanda.
Since founding emPawa Africa, as an African Focused Music Services Company working with artistes, Producers & independent Labels across Africa including the likes of Nigerian Mega Superstar Joeboy, South Africa’s Superstar Duo Major League Djz, Ghana’s Iconic Legacy Life Entertainment, Tanzania Superstar Nandy, Gambian Superstar Jizzle, Dj Neptune amongst others, emPawa has succeeded in not only achieving continental success but also hitting major milestones including over 3Billion Streams, strategic publishing partnership with Kobalt, establishing its very own 15,000 capacity Festival ‘detty rave’ , setup of a premier events center, investment in proprietary music Distribution & rights administration software, and rumored to be concluding an investment round set to make it one of the most valuable Music Companies focused on Africa, the mogul popularly known as Mr Eazi has become a major player and investor in the African tech ecosystem.
The African Superstar was in Rwanda in the 3rd quarter of 2021 to develop strategic relations as a foundation to the launch of multiple business interests in the country. In less than 10 months, Mr Eazi is live in Rwanda with several businesses launched in the country.
His franchise, BetPawa is one of Africa’s leading online sports betting platforms. The online betting platform offers a wide range of football betting games to add to the thrill of following the continent’s favorite sport. Punters can stake on the most popular leagues; English league, Spanish league, and German to mention a few. Also, Basketball and other sports including virtual and local in-country games are available. There is a plethora of various betting options and entertainment on the site.
Here are just a few of the features that have made BetPawa a game-changer in Cameroon, DR Congo, Ghana, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia, Nigeria :
- Instant Payouts
- Bet on over 49 Virtual matches from 1 RWF every 5 minutes
- Free Jackpot Pawa6 Chance for 25.5 Million RWF – Predict the scores of 6 chosen matches. Get them all right and win!
- 24/7 Customer Support
- Minimal data usage on the BetPawa app
Rwanda is fast turning into a preferred location for technology and innovation through a combination of visionary leadership and investment in infrastructure. The Rwandan government has shown a high level of commitment to entrepreneurs and innovators.
“I am impressed by the processes in Rwanda and encouraged by the ease of doing business
The regulatory efficiency and support from the Rwanda Development Board, Ministry of Trade, Kigali International Finance Center, and other regulatory bodies, as this has enabled us to kick off operations in the country in less than a year from the incorporation stage.”
One might recall that Mr Eazi’s Venture Fund Zagadat Capital, backed African Fintech firm PawaPay in her seed funding round for mobile payments proliferation across Africa.
With 10 million transactions per week totaling 257.4 million transactions worth $1.2 billion, recorded in 2021, and integrated with over a dozen MNO’s, PawaPay is positioned as an industry leader in high volume mobile money payments on the continent.
Pawapay is now Live in Zambia, Cameroon, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Ghana, and Rwanda is now fully operational and live After fulfilling all regulatory requirements.
Mr Eazi’s investment across the continent is setting the young entrepreneur in the paths of Many African Entrepreneurs changing the narrative and defining “the New Africa”.