We are mission focused!

To empower entrepreneurs with knowledge and opportunities across the continent.

We are all about

Building a community of problem solvers across the continent

Nailab helped my business grow

10 years of supporting entrepreneurs in the continent


African startups

10, 229

SMEs and startups


Female founders


African countries

We are providing a platform where startup entrepreneurs can leverage on technology, knowledge, and funding opportunities to solve problems facing emerging markets.

Sam Gichuru (CEO and Founder of Nailab)

What we offer

Acceleration and Training

Nailab has over 10 years experience in developing customized training and acceleration programs with strong mentorship elements together with our partners both in Africa and around the world.


Mwanzo is a virtual platform that equips entrepreneurs with the skills to build sustainable businesses that practically solve Africa’s unique challenges using innovation through business mentorship and community support.


We run challenges to facilitate access to seed funding to enable entrepreneurs to take their ideas to the next level, grant funding to support already existing business and recognize outstanding entrepreneurs in the continent.

Our partners