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7 Startups graduate from Founder Institute Ghana Latest Cohort (techbuild.africa)

has announced the graduation of the startups for the Class of Fall ’21.

As well as hearing the experience from each graduate and being treated to the pitches of a selection of the cohort, our audience was also treated to the wise words of the illustrious Ghanaian business icon, Kofi Dadzie, who spoke to the importance of using their talent, training, cunning, foresight, leadership and experience to ensure they position themselves to be in the right place, at the right time – to be where the ball will fall.

And it’s certainly clear that by graduating from the initial FI program, the latest class of graduates are well on their way to following Kofi’s advice.

An EdTech company that helps Africans get to conversational fluency in new languages. (Tema, Ghana)

Fantasy Gold

Organizes fantasy sports contests where players enter weekly fantasy sports games for a fee, and high performers get rewarded with prizes. (Accra, Ghana)

Smart Farmer

Allows consumers to join food & commodity production by financing African farming for profit sharing and a digital farming experience. (Kumasi, Ghana)

Duapa Werkspace

Creates an enabling environment for young entrepreneurs to connect, collaborate and transform their ideas into viable businesses. (Takoradi, Ghana)

Ólage

A logistics support marketplace providing credit finance for the purchase of trucks by drivers, then matching businesses and shippers to the trucks to meet demand for haulage and logistics support. (Lekki, Nigeria)

Wunpini Sanitech Engineers

Reducing open defecation by giving customers a chance to own an improved toilet through cash or payment plan. (Tamale, Ghana)

Rheyod Global

Via the platform “Preneurship.I” companies can find talent in-house and also see real ROI for their engagement programs by building it around the challenges they are looking to resolve. (Accra, Ghana)

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