Demo Africa has announced the names of startups to pitch at DEMO AFRICA 2015 event in Lagos and Nigeria tops the list with these 8 finest startups from the Country.
Startup: Mavis Computel Limited
Entrepreneur: Chizaram Ucheaga
Mavis Computel Limited provides various world class ICT solutions for various industries (on special request) – healthcare, enterprises, government, military, and more.
Entrepreneur: Andrew Airelobhegbe
Category: Transport & Logistics
OgaVenue is a trusted online platform where you find and book for event venues within Lagos and Edo States in Nigeria (other states coming soon). OgaVenue has over 1000 event venues creating an entirely new, customer focused, venue booking platform. We allow clients to book for venues online, provide help and support to enable them make the right choice and make them have the best event venue booking experience with fast, reliable and easy-to-use services.
Startup: Talking Bookz
Entrepreneur: Kolapo Ogungbile
Using Audio books, TalkingBookz seeks to disrupt the traditional book publishing market and redefine how Africans consume books
Startup: Carparts Nigeria Automobile Ltd
Entrepreneur: Ade Oladapo
Category: Transport and Logistics
CarPartsNigeria.com is one of the leading online car and truck parts and accessories stores in continental Africa. We have a complete selection of high-quality parts for a wide range of new and used vehicle makes and models – offered at the lowest prices. There are millions of inventoried parts in the CarPartNigeria.com database, and the search is quick and simple.
Entrepreneur: Kelechi Anyadiegwu
The Zuvaa Marketplace is a premier online destination to find unique and one of kind African Inspired pieces
Entrepreneur: Molawi Adesuyi
Entrepreneur: Chidimma Nwankwo
Category: Media and Entertainment
PoshRite is an online beauty social network that aims to encourage women to express their inner beauty by offering a web platform with rich content,quality beauty enhancing products and interactive applications.
Startup: iKon Tracker
Entrepreneur: Adedayo Charis
The small tracking device, that makes a BIG difference. Whether its child, keys,bags. iKon will give you absolute control over your belongings.
The 8 Nigerian startups will join 22 others across Africa in a mentorship programme running till September 22 to help the startups improve their pitching skills.
DEMO Africa 2015 is scheduled to take place from 21th and 25th September at the Eko Hotels and Suites in Lagos, Nigeria.
“Branding and marketing for small businesses” is the theme for the 2nd edition of our SME Clinic. Find out how you can participate here.
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Nigerian startups raised $17.6m in Q1 2019, 8.5% higher than they did in Q1 2018. Find out more in the latest quarterly edition of the Nigerian Startup Funding Report here.