Application Due Date: February 15 th, 2019

MEST Africa reveals the launch of applications for its 2nd yearly MEST Africa Obstacle, a Pan-African pitch competitors for scale-ups based in Ghana, Nigeria, Kenya, South Africa or Cote d’Ivoire who are prepared to broaden into brand-new markets.

This year’s finalists from each nation will go to the MEST Africa Top in Nairobi, Kenya, June 10-12, 2019, where they will as soon as again complete on a worldwide phase for as much as $50 k in equity financial investment and the chance to sign up with the Pan-African MEST incubator neighborhood.

Are you the creator of an innovation start-up presently running in Ghana, Nigeria, Kenya, Cote d’Ivoire or South Africa, prepared to scale throughout Africa?

Send your business for the MEST Africa Obstacle! Nation winners from each area will be flown to the finals at the MEST Africa Top in Nairobi to complete for as much as $50,000 in equity financial investment and a variety of other assistance to accelerate their Pan-African scale-up.


Calling all scale-ups in Accra, Lagos, Nairobi, Cape Town and Abidjan!

Are you:

  1. A revenue-generating start-up
  2. Ready to scale into extra markets
  3. Part of a group with a minimum of 10 individuals
  4. Looking for financing

MEST Africa Obstacle Regional Pitch Occasions


Wednesday, 27 February,2019


Thursday, 28 February,2019


Thursday, 28 February,2019


Wednesday, 27 February,2019


Thursday, 28 February, 2019

Last pitch: Nairobi Kenya June 12 th, 2019

To Find Out More:

Check Out the Authorities Website of the MEST Africa Obstacle 2019 scale-up pitch competitors

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