This week has been an awesome week for the StartupAnambra community as a lot happened within the space of six(6) days. Kudos to the Pilots of the Startup community.
On Monday, the 21st day of May 2018, we received Barr. Ifedi Ezeh from Accelerates Labs. He visited the office to discuss about partnerships and opportunities that will benefit the StartupAnambra community. He pointed out areas we should improve on as well as volunteered to assist where neccesary aside helping to bring in Investments and further partnerships.
On Wednesday, the 23rd of May, we received Barr. J E. Adigwe. A legal practitioner and a lover of what we do in the StartupAnambra Community. He volunteered to lewd the Legal team of the community as well as help restructure the Community to achieve maximum positive results. We are happy this is turning out to be awesome.
Thursday was not left out with Volunteers as Miss Mirabel Eburuike volunteered to pilot the affairs of the CatchThemYoung program. (A secondary/primary school program geared towards sensitizing the younger generation about entrepreneurship and Innovations as well as spotting #Kidpreneurs and helping them actualise their dreams).
Recall that on Wednesday, the 23rd day of May 2018, One young Chap who is simply identified as Benjamin visited DevAmplify Hub and the story that came after can be found here: http://www.startupanambra.com/our-encounter-with-benjamin-the-young-geek
StartupAnambra is also in talk with ProgXap & DevAmplify Hub to partner with them in order to create a Learning Track for the younger generation to learn Coding and Master Technological Skills. Keep in touch to this handle as we shall be bringing you more updates as we progress.
Friday was not left without an event or Visits as we received lots of commendations from the office of the Commissioner for Youths and Creative Economy, Anambra State.
On Yesterday, we were happy to be part of the DevAmplify Bot Challenge and the fun of seing young Anambrarians develop Bot solutions to power and assist businesses. Five(5) teams/persons participated in the event and after Voting from the participants and Audiences, Two teams/persons emerged. Stay glued as Dr. Emma and Dr. Johnson tells their stories.
StartupAnambra is committed to creating an Enabling environment for the members to leverage on and excel.
This morning, we received a notification that two of our Startups have been nominated for NIRA(Nigeria Internet Registration Association) Awards. Bigcode.com.ng was nominated for .ng company of the year while Extraclass.ng was nominated for Startup Company of the Year.
We are happy its coming this way. Keep being awesome and have a wonderful Ofeakwu Sunday.
Let’s do more!