Investing in people Building businesses across Africa

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What We Do

We run a hands-on program aimed at helping founders to prepare startups investment readiness

Pre-Accelerator or Incubation Program

We will take your hands in ours and guide you down the journey of taking your business to the market.

Acceleration Program

We will work with you to get your product functional, set up your company, and get your business investment ready.

Investor Connect - Seed, Pre-Series A, Series A

We will help take your business to the next level with superb matchmaking for your next funding series.

Incubation Program

Program Focus

This is a three-month programme for early-stage startups with a validated idea, which we help take to prototype stage. Our team will help you in building your business plan, validating your idea, building your product & creating your MVP among many other services.

Seed Acceleration Bootcamp

Program Focus

This is a 3-month bootcamp to help entrepreneurs with a functional product. Our team will help you move from a functional product to reach product-market fit, focusing on well-defined and scalable revenue models.

Series A, Seed, Pre-Series A Investor Connect

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We work ambitious founders to expand the frontiers of their already consolidated tech-based startups. Our team will help matchmake you with Investors and Mentors for your next expansion phase.

Selection criteria

Our selection criteria is pretty Simple

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Startup Incorporated in Africa or Abroad

Applicants must be available for the duration of the event and must attend at least 80% of the accelerator programme.

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Minimum of two founders venture

Applicants must be between the ages of 16 and 40.

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Possess a working product

The business must be based in Nigeria.

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Fair equity principle

The startup must have a verified business model.

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Must have an active customer base

Participants can apply with businesses at the idea stage, but preference will be given to those who have started to show some traction from their efforts.

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How It Works

Our application process is easy to complete

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Register

Sign up with your business idea

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Apply for program

Be a part of the accelerator

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Connect with investors

Pitch to a community of Investors

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Raise funds

Get your startup funded

Why join us

Our mission is to create value through our program

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Access to global and local mentors

Our diverse mentors having experience, domain expertise & guidance will help to accelerate & scale ventures. Our mentors include Founders, CXOs, Academicians who have built companies and help companies to grow.

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Access to network partners

Our network partners are the leading players in the startup ecosystem who offers access to deals and discounted on right tools and resources for your business

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Access to entrepreneurial courses

Our e-academy has preloaded videos and access to a library of study material & courses designed specially to help entrepreneurial succeed

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Access to founders community

You’ll have access to our network of founders like who building great stuff all across Africa

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Access to Investors

Access to pool of diversified Investors including marquee Angel Investors, VC founders, family offices and Global Investors

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12 weeks remote programme

Our structured intensive program aimed at accelerating startups to get ready for investment

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Legal & compliance assistance

Get access to legal advice and support for investment negotiation & deal closure

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Brand & PR Networking

Access to online media partner for PR and Branding strategies to mark visibility

Mope Abudu

Founder & CEO

Mope has over 20 years financial and business management experience with several organizations in the United Kingdom and United States and currently in Nigeria. She has also set up and headed the Institutionalization Advisory Services unit of a major Consulting firm. Notably as well was her instrumental involvement with the Nigerian Stock Exchange towards the Institutional value add services for businesses preparing to list on the Growth Board.

She also Co-Founded MandK Activity Centre, - operators of the brand ‘Maxtivity’ a world class Family Entertainment Company offering leisure, creative, mental, physical, visual and interactive entertainment options for all ages across Nigeria cities and beyond.

She has vast experiences in deploying Sustainable Business Structures and Management, Process designs, regional expansion and Market / data analysis, Technology leverage and Governance for growing businesses in Nigeria and West Africa.

She has strong hands-on expertise with highly relevant entrepreneurial experience from raising capital to multi location set up of operations. She has also been involved in a number of transformation activities ensuring critical process adherence and the implementation of agreed strategies.

In addition, she has provided several companies’ critical professional institutionalization and back-office support.