Startups in Nigeria will be pleased to know that the Unreasonable Lab is set to launch soon in their country. The incubation center will run a pitch event running from June 6-10, 2016 where 25 promising startups from across Nigeria will be given the stage to showcase their products/ideas to world-class investors and business mentors.
The event will entail a 5-days intensive training for the startups in a bid to prepare them to best leverage on opportunities accorded to them by investors. All in the hope they will walk home having secured capital funding for their startup ventures. Also expected to be in attendance will be seasoned entrepreneurs and investors from all over Nigeria, who will also double-up as mentors.
The founding team members that have made Unreasonable Lab Nigeria possible include Michael Olorunninwo, Tito Philips, and Olufemi Omotayo. When asked why they brought Unreasonable Lab to Nigeria, the team had the following to say:
“For the first time in history, we have adopted a market economy. Our ongoing development cannot continue through aid and donation. There’s no other way to address our challenges but through …read more