Ghana's MEST incubator to launch Pan-African VC fund, expand training programs to Nigeria & Kenya

Ghana’s MEST innovation space is making moves, gearing up to launch a Pan-African VC fund in 2015, while expanding its IT training program into Nigeria and Kenya.

Based in Accra, MEST (full name Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology) operates both as a tech institute and startup incubator. Its 12 month Entrepreneurs-in-Training (EIT) program infuses African techies with “a combination of hard IT and practical business skills to equip them to build successful commercial tech companies,” says MEST Managing Director Neal Hansch.

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