Announcing Illuminate: Fintech Hackathon by Skycapital

by | Feb 21, 2020

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Are you building a Financial Technology idea or project addressing any of the myriads of problems confronting the African continent?

If you do, we have good news for you. Finance giant, Sky Capital has put together a Hackathon event  to help you implement, scale and build a market-fit product.

The hackathon, named Illuminate is a one-week intense gathering of technology enthusiasts, developers, product managers, innovation specialists and entrepreneurs to re-think the myriads of problems confronting the Africa’s finance space and developing technology driven solutions that can help leapfrog the current challenges and create the desired tomorrow today.

The participants will be exposed to sessions led by top Fintech business leaders and finance executives and other events to ensure the incubates are well prepared for success after the programme.

As expected, the event will climax with a demo day where participating teams will get an opportunity to pitch and showcase their idea to a diverse audience of community/business leaders, investors, advisors, etc. SkyCapital will reward the top 3 teams with equity funding, technical support and free office space.

SkyCapital is established to enable businesses thrive and help clients maximize their returns. The company is poised to build a firm uniquely equipped to achieve set objectives and be reputable for quality research, investment expertise and value-added services with excellent customer centric approach to clients locally and internationally

For registration and further information, please visit or send an email to

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