South-Eastern Nigeria based Startup? Apply to pitch at Owerri Impact Day

by | Oct 6, 2016

South Seven, an investment network based in South Eastern Nigeria is calling for applications from entrepreneurs for its first pitch event. The event tagged Owerri Impact Day will focus on entrepreneurs with innovative products.

The event will be a rallying point for ventures across various sectors in the South-Eastern region, where they will pitch to investors.

Ahead of the pitch event, South Seven in partnership with DevEast and Arise is calling on South-East based investors in Nigeria to form syndicates that will invest in the shortlisted startups. Interested investors/syndicates should contact arise by sending an email to for information on how to register.

Application Deadline

November 13, 2016

Event Date

October 1 – November 25, 2016

Shortlisted startups will pitch to angel investors at Owerri Impact Day to win a minimum of five million naira investment fund. Shortlisted startups will be announced on November 13th.

To enter your startup for the Owerri Impact Day, visit their page on Venture Capital for Africa and fill the entry form.

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