creation, youth employment and enterprise in Nigeria, the job creation team in
the office of the vice president, working with relevant government ministries
and agencies, is supporting the establishment of private sector led innovation
hubs across Nigeria.
with a mandate to serve as catalyst to move the Nigerian economy to become a
knowledge driven and smart economy, capable of rapidly accelerating
industrialization by training and serving as talent acceleration point for
young Nigerians in the North-east in technology driven sectors of the economy,
including digital and innovative solutions, professional services,
manufacturing and agro-allied sectors.
that plaque the north-east region in recent years, we consider youth
empowerment as a sustainable course to curb the incidence of crisis and
engender regional development.
NENHUB “StartUp Mambila” – What you need to know
support of the National Social Investment Programme (NSIP) of the Federal
Government of Nigeria) seeks to increase regional activities with innovative
clusters and encourage innovation across various sectors of the economy.We are
engaging 25,000 Nigerians to be trained and developed as young creative
talents, equipped and supported to meet the local and international demand for
entries into the premier StartUp Mambila an incubation program for tech
startups in the early stages of enterprise development in the North-Eastern
Region of Nigeria with solutions and ideas applicable to solving local issues
and economic challenges.
Benefits and Requirements of NENHUB “StartUp Mambila”
provided a $5,000 equity-free funding to start their venture at the end of the
early development stage, not older than 3 years, with a solution that can be
adapted for the development of the north-east region of Nigeria.
can be technologically developed to tackle pressing socio-economic needs of the
north-east region of Nigeria.
industrialization in Nigeria by attracting Venture Capital, manufacturing and
regional activity of innovative clusters and to encourage innovation across
various sectors of the economy
opportunities for the teeming population of youths within a knowledge driven
economy with innovation solution
Nigeria as an IT-driven professional services, manufacturing and agro-allied
processing outsourcing hub.
How to apply for NENHUB “StartUp Mambila”
from 1st – 20th February 2018.
NENHUB Selection Criteria
consists of carefully selected accomplished professionals from all walks of
for the pre-incubation demo on the 22nd February 2018.