Microsoft and 88mph announce partnership to support startups in Nigeria

Fernando de Sousa, General Manager Africa Initiatives at Microsoft and HumanIPO’s Paul Adepoju at DEMO Africa 2014

Technology company Microsoft today announced a partnership with seed fund and accelerator 88mph to expand Microsoft Ventures program into Nigeria. Through the partnership, startups in Nigeria will enjoy improved productivity and would receive tools, resources, expertise and routes to market around the world.

Amrote Abdella, Director of Startup Engagement and Partnerships, Microsoft Africa Initiatives described the partnership with 88mph as a great opportunity to further develop the startup ecosystem in Nigeria and drive innovation.

Read more: Microsoft, 88mph announce partnership to support startups in Nigeria | HumanIPO.

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