DraperDarkFlow has chosen 93 startups from 16 countries to take part in its US$1 million SpeedUPAfrica bootcamp next month,. The following are the Nigerian companies.
Nigerian startups lead the way, with 36 selected, including hotel-booking portal, Hotels.ng, schools platformVeriCampus, online printing startup Printivo, music download siteMyMusic.com.ng, mobile gaming startupMaliyo Games, on-demand artisans startupWesabi, fashion company YVKDESIGN, advertising startup Dochase Ad exchange, food marketplace Foodstantly, social learning platform Geniuses, and content production companyRushing Tap.
Online experts directory Nigeria Experts, cloud-based PoS software Bazar NG, restaurant discovery platformChowHub, delivery app Jalo, video advertising network Rubiqube Ad Network, e-commerce store for building materials frakem.com and agritech startupFarmers.ng are also on the list.
Also selected from Nigeria are HRM solution Talentbase, event networking app Eventlinq, Wi-Fi company NURLUX, augmented reality app CamBuy, local goods marketplacecokodeal.com, travel app Go, chatbot SpellAfrica, and crowd-sourced errand running service DropBuddies will also attend.