AIRTEL Nigeria has rewarded seven entrepreneurs with exceptional apps and business startup ideas with a sum of N1 million each. The winners include Pass.Ng, Yuzah, PushCV, Sonbim Games, MatchUP, Blubird and ChopUp.
The assessment done by the judges during the Event were in 3 broad areas – Technical capability, Commercial potential and Organization structure.
Each of the winning startup received N1 million cash prize and a fantastic opportunity to be a part of the Catapult-a-Startup program.
Pass.ng helps students prepare for Nigeria’s most important admission examination, JAMB . The solution simulates the exam electronically, tracks progress, provides explanation to questions, is optimized for mobile and is available offline.
Yuzah is a diesel delivery service that allows anyone to request immediate delivery of diesel to their home or office through a mobile app.
PushCV is a career-guiding service that connects employers to talents, offers trainings to individuals as well as staff engagement and retention solutions for SMEs. PushCV has been helping hundreds of SMEs efficiently hire, train and retain their best talents at extremely affordable rates.
Sonbim develops fun mobile games with custom local African content with global appeal.
MatchUp helps people who are looking – find love by matching their individual profiles and interests to those of people they are likely to hit it off with.
Blubird is an innovative and affordable retail management platform that is transforming retail businesses across Africa’s fastest growing economy.