• Creativity

    “Imagination is the beginning of creation. You imagine what you desire, you will what you imagine, and at last, you create what you will” – George Bernard Shaw

  • Innovation

    “Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it.” -Goethe


    Every morning when I wake up, I make up my mind to solve as many problems, before retiring home. – Aliko Dangote

We Create Opportunities

At Startup Kano we are convinced that innovation isn’t enough, it has to be disruptive.


We assist entrepreneurs and startups to launch a new enterprise, foster it’s development, support in overcoming obstacles and reducing risks, thus increasing its chances for success.



We accelerate startups in early-stage, growth-driven companies through education, mentorship, and financing.

Community Events

Community Events

We organize and collaborate on events that create an enabling environment for knowledge sharing in the ecosystem. From monthly developers meetups, annual conferences, training workshops and digital skills training.


Khadijah Muhammad


My business has since seen a lot of manifestation. Startup Kano are exceptionally good at what they do. I think they have a unique value proposition.

Aisha Baharldeen


I love the way they interact with entrepreneurs and share knowledge to help build them into world class business people.

Adebayo Salawu


Startup Kano has been very influential in my penetration into the market in the region. It was much more easier for me with their cutting edge services.

        We Can Work Together

Our core values are those that reflects your innermost desires and passion. Our objectives are tailored to meet these needs. Read why:

  • To advocate the idea of tech startups in our ecosystem.
  • To incubate, mentor and train startups with creative and innovative ideas to lime light.
  • To accelerate and coach startups and existing businesses on digital skills to meet the demand of our ecosystem.
  • To provide an enabling environment where the general public are trained and enlighten on the need to accept and engage startups.
  • To promote female participation and inclusiveness of women in tech and entrepreneurship.

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