Nigeria’s Co-Creation Hub has announced that four startups have joined its new incubation program, announced in January 2018.
After receiving over 500 applications from across Africa, the CcHub selected only four teams that it believes are “committed and ambitious” and ‘with technology solutions that have gained some traction, are generating revenue, addresses a clear need/want and has the potential to scale.”
Here are the startups:
Identity Tech (Nigeria) — a cloud-based service that gives its clients access to an array of tools for customer experience Management which includes: visitor management, queue/service management, customer survey management and a biometric solution for staff attendance, thereby eliminating the use of pen and paper, and making it possible to analyse data in real time and over a long period of time.
Track Your Build (Sierra Leone) — a mapping, GIS and data management company that provides clients with the information they need to build new assets or extend the lifespan and usefulness of existing ones. The company uses drones, satellites, cloud computing and analytics for smart infrastructure management. Track Your Build employs a hands-on and on-site approach to providing their clients the support they need.
E-Estates (Nigeria) — a mobile application that enhances living experiences for residents staying at gated communities, putting convenience at their fingertips. They help estate owners better coordinate their affairs and overall interaction/communication with the residents. The app features include emergency services, guest management, real-time vending for electricity bills and handyman services.
Doctoora (Nigeria) — an infrastructure as a service company that increases access to quality healthcare by providing healthcare professionals with fully serviced medical facilities, to rent on a pay-per-use basis. The company has 3 locations in Lagos — Opebi, Ogudu and Surulere with a capacity to deliver 430 clinic hours per week.
According to CcHub, each startup will receive $25,000 in funding, free workspace for their teams, $15,000 AWS credit and other partner credits, financial management support, business support, HR Management support, product development advisory, mentorship, access to corporate partners & industry experts and possible follow-on capital of up to $250,000 from its Growth Capital fund.
The CcHub also plans to work with each company and use its resources to help them gain significant traction, access funding and guide them on the path to building a sustainable business.
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