Get Funding for Your Business! Enter to Win N1 Million in The Jumia Super Start-up Week


Yes! You can get N1 million Naira in business funding next week in the Jumia Super Start-up Entrepreneurship Competition!

The Super Start-up sales campaign is happening on Jumia next week to empower business people in their quest to build the Nigerian dream. It will commence on Monday September 18th.

Do you have a unique digital application or a smart solution that will solve tangible problems faced in Nigeria? Here’s your chance to show the world! Ideas from all fields are welcome, from agriculture to environment to solving our transportation challenge. Lack of funding has been cited as one of the major challenges faced by business founders in Nigeria, this could be that big break you’ve been waiting for!

The event will kick off with a live webinar on the Jumia Start-Up page. It will feature speakers who have successfully scaled through the many challenges of building a profitable business in Nigeria. You will have the opportunity to hear each of them share their story. Here is the online conference schedule:

Shola Akinlade, (CEO of Paystack) – 18th of September

Starting a business in Nigeria – The Story of Paystack

Yemi Bademosi, (Founder of Microtraction) – 20th of September

Getting Funding for Your Start-up

Maya Horgan-Famodu, (Founder of Ingressive) – 22nd of September

The Nigerian Start-up Ecosystem

Got what it takes to win the N1 million prize? Then, visit this page to apply.

The Super Start-up event will feature sales tailored for entrepreneurs. You’d find business essentials at up to 60% off in the following categories


  • Desktops

  • Laptops

  • Printers

  • Projectors

  • Computer Accessories


  • Phones

  • Tablets

  • Accessories

Business Resources

  • Books

  • Tapes