As an Innovation based Enterprise Support Organization (ESO), we have opened applications for the most promising entrepreneurs, startups, scale-ups, and SMEs within the innovation sector, with potentials for high impact contributing to one of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) involving digital technologies and solving local problems with potential to scale globally

Jongo Hub as the cradle of innovation is all about the power of innovation through community and collaboration. Our greatest desire is to promote high-impact entrepreneurship and empower young entrepreneurs for transformation in Africa.
Since May of 2017 Jongo Hub has incubated over 30 startups through annual incubation programs that supported aspiring entrepreneurs to build, launch and scale their tech-enabled solutions that solved local problems in our society and promoted socio-economic development within the national territory and in line with the sustainable development goals.

Within this incubation period, the entrepreneur will benefit from a co-working space at the hub and other direct/indirect services to help them develop, market, and grow their businesses which includes but is not limited to Market research, User Research/Ethnography/Behavior Change, Prototype Development, Engineering Review,Product Development, Product/Competitor, Benchmarking, Product Strategy, Pilot/Field Testing Strategy, Manufacturing, Packaging Design, Distribution and Sales Strategy, Supply Chain Sourcing/ Management, Quality Control, and Vendor Management, Client and Inventory Management, Monitoring/ Evaluation of Impact, Access to a technology Lab, a maker space and a creative art workshop

We are looking for


Digital ideas, solutions, services, applications with a positive impact on society, matching one of the Sustainable Development Goals. The idea should be solving or have the potential to solve local issues. Content is more important than tech innovation. Be it a simple SMS-based application, a creative app, an online platform, or a content-driven hardware solution – it’s the unique content and the high local impact that counts. Does the Idea/solution confront the local challenges and needs?

Ideas, proto-types, or beta versions are accepted; they don’t have to prove already some local impact and market relevance. Digital solutions, services, applications with a positive impact in your country matching one of the SDGs.

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