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$250,000 Ugwumba Startups Program: List of participants released…

The Management of the Ugwumba Center for Leadership Development in Africa is glad to release the list of successful young entrepreneurs in Nigeria who shall benefit from the 2021 Ugwumba Startups Development Program in partnership with Innopower Indy USA.

As earlier announced, this project involves a well packaged and intensive business development training to be facilitated by US based University Professors, Professional Business Coaches and successful Entrepreneurs.

The high point of the project shall be an opportunity for the top finalists to pitch their startups before investors in the US and secure equity investments needed to scale up their businesses.

Once again, this project is estimated at $2,500 per participant, which translates to a total of $250,000 for the 100 Nigerian youths, who shall be empowered through this project in partnership with InnoPower USA.

The names of the beneficiaries, their business names and sectors are as follows:

1) Akinbitan Akinpelumi Oludare, CEO of Archi Yam Burger (Catering)

2) Grace Baiye Onyieneozia, CEO of Geecie World (Hospitality Sector)

3) Emmanuel Bala Musa, CEO of DigiHealth (Health Tech)

4) Chukwuebuka Abazu, CEO of Sure Logistics (Logistics Sector)

5) Isa Abdulkadir, CEO of Ibmal Global Farming (AgriTech Sector)

6) Farouq Abdulrazaq, CEO of Rabo Agro Ventures (Vet. Agriculture)

7) Njoku Okechukwu Valentine, CEO of Organic Cosmetics (Beauty Sector)

8) Fwangkat Katfwang Daburak, CEO of YEN Express (Health Tech)

9) Aliyu Abdulraheem, CEO of Aglinx Technology (AgriTech)

10) Seyi Babalola, Founder of Agriternet (AgriTech)

11) Treasure David, CEO of Compact4Mobile (Waste Management Tech)

12) Sumayyah Kabir, CEO of Interiors by SK (Interior Designs)

13) Imeh Patience Boluwatife, CEO of Bolus Craft (Hand Crafts)

14) Henry Emmanuel Egan, CEO of BTera Group (AgriTech)

15) Okafor Augustine, CEO of Klassic Tutors (Education solution)

16) Gift Njoku Chinwendu, CEO of Ace Speech and Writing Hub (EduTech)

17) Anuforo Precious Ifeanyi, CEO of Edible Farms (AgricTech)

18) Jeremiah Ibarakumo Lambert, CEO of (Online shop)

19) Tarnongu Peter Terlumun, CEO of Doosemary Agro Supplies (Agriculture)

20) Elemchukwu Victor, CEO of Elems Catfish Hub (Agriculture)

21) Njoku Okechukwu Valentine, CEO of Kesandu Cosmetics (Beauty)

22) Unongu Peter Toryila, CEO of Petext Fish Synergy Ltd (Agriculture)

23) Hyamber George, CEO of Heritage Ventures (Agriculture)

24) Abubakar Jibrin Ibrahim, CEO of Jiiblinks Intergrated Resources (Agriculture)

25) Nwakuba Ezinne Goodness, CEO of Negs Empire (Food Tech)

26) Chukwure Tochukwu, CEO of Anywhere (Information and EduTech)

27) Liberty Oyugboh, CEO of Citraks Solutions (Information Tech)

28) Asham James Terngu, CEO of ASH Healthcare (Healthcare)

29) Okita Sunday, CEO of Precious Victory Ltd (Agriculture)

30) Ogbonna John Odoh, CEO of JOPO Green (Waste Management)

31) Victoria Ogwanighie, CEO of Kiyoko Foods (Hospitality)

32) Obi Veronica Chidinma, CEO of Pristine College of Fashion (Fashion Education)

33) Terlumun Simon, CEO of Adughtex Global Enterprises (Agriculture)

34) Ikpa Saanmoiyol Torvenda, CEO of SHIDNI Green Pearls Ltd (Feed Production)

35) Bilkisu Garba, CEO of The Upcycle Architect (Waste Upcycling)

36) Cynthia Nnanna, CEO of Cramz_Designs (Footwear Production)

37) Grace Uzorka, CEO of GU Foods and Spicies (Food Tech)

38) Torikpa Hembe, CEO of Masterlet (AgriTech)

39) John Onyebuchi, CEO of GINT Institute (EduTech)

40) Adewumi George, CEO of Crediometer (FinTech)

41) Mercy Shooto Jayeola, CEO OF Craftify Limited (Hand crafts)

42) Emmanuel Chisom Eze, CEO of Creation Energy (Renewable Energy)

43) Uzore Ifeoma Blessing, CEO of IFY’s Fashion Home (Fashion)

44) Isah Muhammad Dkwate, CEO of Kwate-Muhisa (Agriculture)

45) Chimezie Osondu, CEO of YourChoice Global (ICT and EduTech)

46) Gift Muoneke, CEO of Greenera Technologies (Renewable Energy)

47) Jesse Iheanacho, CEO of J&J Energy Resources (Renewable Energy)

48) Tyotsumeh Daniel Terfa, CEO of Smarterfa Limited (Agriculture)

49) Anioha Chukwudi Christopher, CEO of CAX Energy (Renewable Energy)

50) Ejuka Johnson, CEO of Adire Palace Clothing (Textile and Fashion)

51) Chimmy Yakubu Solomon, CEO of Bloomfield Africa (Business Education)

52) Johnbosco Nnamani, CEO of Ajamex Stories (Animations Tech)

53) Rexford Emmanuel, CEO of Agrocycle (Agriculture)

54) Amadikwa Joy, CEO of Need Tutor (EduTech)

55) Abel Uchegbulam, CEO of Impact Dynamics Resources (Food and Beverages)

56) Ruth Ede, CEO of Scratop (Waste Recycling)

57) Innocent Unachukwu, CEO of GreenBox Africa Ventures (Renewable Energy)

58) Ante Joseph, CEO of Maatalous Nasah (Agric Tech)

59) Okorie Princewill, CEO of Gap-Filled (EduTech)

60) Ebere Calista Nwokeji, CEO of De Kelvin’s Concept (Cosmetology)

61) Okedu C. Janet, CEO of J & J Crochet Creations (Footwear Production)

62) Victor Onwelu, CEO of Get2Work (Information Technology)

63) Kabir Olaosebikan, CEO of Craft Planet (Waste Recycling)

64) Lucy Chioma Aniagolu, CEO of Agrodemy Enterprises (Agric Education)

65) Merith O. Ibeh, CEO of Merith Ventures (Agriculture)

66) Osuji Postmus, CEO of Golden Farm (Agriculture)

67) Musa Musa, CEO of Melon by Mardilinks (Fintech)

68) Akinyemi Kehinde, CEO of Farmily (Agriculture)

69) Liasu-Thomas Jumobi Abeebat, CEO of Peach ‘n’ Prim (Fashion)

70) Atoza Nguher, CEO of The Rich Uncle (Fashion)

71) Anthony Madumere, CEO of Kezie Digital Farms (AgriTech)

72) Asmau Muhammad Sanusi, CEO of ASAM Fashion House (Fashion)

73) Odom Augustine, CEO of Uchefada Farm Enterprises (Agriculture)

74) Iheanacho Chigozie, CEO of Kings Farm Enterprises (Agriculture)

75) Emeka Macdonald, CEO of Macdonald Holdings (ICT)

76) Florence Okoroafor, CEO of Beauty Styles ‘n Smiles (Beauty and Fashion)

77) Dozie Casa, CEO of Diamond Crest Inc. (ICT)

78) Anyadike Christian, CEO of Shekinah Rx and Variety Stores (Healthcare)

79) Ibe Williams Christy, CEO of Intermafico Nig. Enterprises (Agriculture)

80) Nwadike Chikezie, CEO of Pix Loop Ltd (InfoTech)

81) Wilson Amaefule, CEO of Wilson Media Hub (InfoTech)

82) Kingsley Chukwu, CEO of Reworking Global Tech (Agro Processing)

83) Darlington Ibekwe, CEO of Darl Express (Transport and logistics)

84) Joy A. Ihentuge, CEO of Oma’s Cutx (Fashion and Beauty)

85) Peter Ayeni, CEO of (InfoTech)

86) Abraham A. Mfon, CEO of Genius Enterprises (Agriculture)

87) Chukwunyere Chidiebere, CEO of Bossgist Media (InfoTech Solutions)

88) Kelechi Iheme Boffin, CEO of Students Aide Africa Ltd/GTE (Education)

89) Happiness Obiudo, CEO of Heritage Livestock (Agriculture)

90) Tayo Isaiah Aina, CEO of TAI Enterprises (Poultry farming)

91) Adeleye Olufemi, CEO of Prodigy School Solutions (EduTech)

92) Valentine Nnamani, CEO of Next Origin Technologies (Renewable Energy)

93) Praise Tochi Edeh, CEO of D’Edwin Brothers (Agribusiness)

94) Onyedikachi Okongwu, CEO of Kamnergy Integrated Power (Renewable Energy)

95) Mercy Eneh, CEO of The Female Media Network (InfoTech)

96) Uzoma John Chukwuemeka, CEO of Melac Productions (Media)

97) Ukoha Chukwuemeka Success, CEO of NeoChuks Farm (Plantain Farming)

98) Oladipupo Fatimah Olaitan, CEO of Hayat Ihsan Enterprises (Groundnut Oil Production

99) Paschal Nnamani, CEO of Kladsified (Online campus shop)

100) Habeeb Moshood, CEO of HealthNexus (HealthTech)

All successful candidates are hereby advised to proceed for registration at the portal at before February 25, 2021.



Remy Chukwunyere,

UCLDA Executive Director

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