For its inaugural batch, ARM Labs Lagos Techstars Accelerator has admitted 12 African startups from Nigeria and Kenya.
Techstars has backed over 50 African tech startups across various countries including Nigeria, South Africa and Kenya.
The African startups who participated in Techstars Toronto’s spring 2022 class are: Emergency Response Africa, Gigmile, Glade, Mycoverai, Blackcopper, Bongalow, and truQ
Techstars has launched the Lagos Techstars Accelerator Program in partnership with ARM Labs Lagos, which aims to invest in early-stage fintech and proptech companies based in Africa.
Out of the 12 companies selected for the Techstars New York (Techstars NYC) Class of Spring 2022, three are African tech companies.