In 2018, 542 teams across Nigeria applied to be a part of our pioneering cohort. Of these amazing teams, we selected 15 startup and student teams. Their journey kicked off on August 27th, 2018 with a 1-week bootcamp in Lagos and the 6 months that followed were intense and focused on creating solutions that solved real problems.
Lara.ng is a chatbot for public transit directions in Nigeria and other developing countries.
GRICD Frij is an affordable and efficient IoT-powered storage device that complements existing storage medium to extend the shelf life of tomatoes.
DeepStack is a suite of Dockerized AI server software that enables developers to easily build, deploy and manage AI powered applications on their private servers and edge IoT gateways.
Project Move is a VR accessory which significantly improves immersion and interaction in mobile driven VR systems.
Upnepa.ng is an IoT-powered analytic platform that monitors, records and predicts electricity supply
Plantheus is an application that uses AI to diagnose plant diseases and suggest solutions to farmers and Agric extension workers.
Insyt is a sentiment analysis software that provides businesses with a means to improve customer satisfaction via opinion mining in local languages
SayPeace is an AI-powered tool for monitoring hate speech on social media in real-time to predict possible occurrence of violence.
Chiniki Guard is a monitoring, analysis and reporting software for security cameras. Chiniki uses AI to estimate human poses and detect suspicions like shoplifting and theft in retail stores.
Kanji Drive is an immersive driving simulator based in Lagos that teaches users how to drive and be road aware using a GT racing rig set up.
Smart Electricity is researching the use of wireless electricity to power applicances in homes and offices.
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