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Nexford Partners #StartupSouth

Offer Summary Application fee waived 100% 50% off Monthly tuition fee for top 5 learners (3 months) #StartupSouth on Thursday January 14, 2021 announced a partnership with Nexfod University (nexford.org). Nexford is an online American university, licensed in Washington DC with internationally recognized certificates for undergraduate and post-graduate studies. The deal allows #StartupSouth to offer […]

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Calling Startups/Hubs within the #StartupSouth Community

The updated #StartupSouth website provides opportunity for Startups/Hubs listing and discoverability. List your Hub or Startup only if you identify with the #StartupSouth mission – to eradicate unemployment, promote wealth creation by encouraging the building of high-scale innovation driven ventures (especially by young people) in Nigeria starting from the South-South/South-East.

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StartupSouth Conference provides an opportunity for successful and aspiring Startup founders, early stage Investors, policy makers and other stakeholders in the South-South and South-East, Nigerian innovation ecosystem…


Tomi Davies

President, African Business Angel Network

StartupSouth is key to the two regions in Eastern Nigeria it covers. Entrepreneurship is key to growing the economy of the region and #StartupSouth has championed early stage entrepreneurship through its projects.


Collins Onuegbu

EVC, Signal Alliance & Director, Lagos Angel Network

#StartupSouth is super relevant in that it has galvanized the Southern region showing that there is much more about the region than oil and gas. It’s a silver lining.


Kola Aina

Founder, Ventures Platform

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