Villgro Africa is now a member of Afrilabs, a pan-African network organisation of 240 Innovation centers across 48 African countries.
Afrilabs opens for VIllgro Africa the doors to the continent as we scale to serve more innovative enterprises in Africa. The potential for partnerships with Enterprise Support Organizations has been amplified as we will have access to over 200 innovation centers at our disposal.
“Villgro Africa is excited to join AfriLabs. This announcement comes at a time that we are gearing for a Pan-African expansion. Part of Villgro Africa's expansion strategy will be through joint incubation programs with other incubators and Enterprise Support Organizations (ESOs) across the continent. As we venture into new geographies we couldn’t think of a better network than AfriLabs” – Wilfred Njagi, CEO Villgro Africa
Kenechukwu Chukwu, Member Services Coordinator further emphasized AfriLabs' commitment to supporting innovation hubs.
“AfriLabs is committed to giving African Technology and Innovation Hubs opportunities to collaborate with themselves and have access to funding and capacity-building resources. With the admission of these 15 hubs, AfriLabs has expanded into a new country and we promise to continue to support our members and other stakeholders in the African Innovation Ecosystem.”