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Entrepreneurship World Cup Open to All Entrepreneurs in Sierra Leone

The Entrepreneurship World Cup is open for 2021 and is accepting applications – aiming to expand past the 175,000 contestants from 200+ countries in its first year. The program offers a chance to pitch on a global stage for a share of US$1 million in cash prizes plus additional investment opportunities and another US$750,000 in … Read moreEntrepreneurship World Cup Open to All Entrepreneurs in Sierra Leone

Yembeads

Tell us about your start-up/business. What’s your 30 second elevator pitch?Yembeads Design is mainly focused on improving the fashion image of the African women with the production and unique design of accessories and jewelleries using local beads. What need or problem are you solving?Yembeads aims to reduce unemployment for women in Sierra Leone by producing … Read moreYembeads

FBC opens Innovation Hub

Exciting developments in the Ecosystem. Last Friday, 19.02.2021 The Innovation Hub Space was opened at the Fourah Bay College.This is an exciting addition to the ecosystem. I have always maintained that we need an Incubator / Hub at the FBC- far too many ideas where not been commercialized. In fact, two years ago, Eng Trude … Read moreFBC opens Innovation Hub

IndePower

1. Tell us about your start-up business. What’s your 30 second elevator pitch?   According to world bank report 2018, 73.9% of people in Sierra Leone have no access to electricity. Limited access is due to; Affordability, Accessability and sustainability. My Company ( IndePower) is providing clean, affordable, portables, and fuel Free generator. Its a … Read moreIndePower

Ibrahim Dainkeh Aqua Tech

1. Tell us about your start-up/business. What’s your 30 second elevator pitch? There are over 700 houses in Sierra Leone with bore holes, well, and water pumps system that uses overhead to store water. One of the biggest problems they all share in common, is the control of overflow that causes water wastage and lack … Read moreIbrahim Dainkeh Aqua Tech