Nigerian online tutoring marketplace, Prepclass, a Nigeria online tutor has secured funding from an American venture capital firm known as Rise Capital. Prepclass previously received a grant from the GSMA Ecosystem Accelator Fund and this further additional funding will support the company’s expansion. Prepclass links tutors online and provides an avenue for experienced teachers to manage and grow their home tutoring business. Rise Capital has some market experience in Nigeria as it was one of the early investors in Iroko TV. The amount invested was undisclosed.