Yes! You heard right. Ventures Platform will provide Startup Funding to the tune of Twenty Thousand US Dollars and accommodation in Abuja to build your startup business. They will also provide you with training, mentorship and support during the period.
Ventures Platform is the newest startup incubator patterned after YCombinator and based in Abuja. It’s founded by Kola Aina of Emerging Platforms Group. The programme which last for only 3Months after which you are free to go back to your base or relocate to bigger markets. If the business requires additional funding, they will work with you to raise more money.
To qualify, your business must be in really early stage and you must have built a Minimum Viable Product (MVP). It doesn’t matter which location you’re in – all African Startups are allowed to apply. Go here to apply. We spoke with Mr. Kola Aina at their office in Abuja – see the Video for more details first.
Posted by Biztorials on Friday, 7 October 2016