30 August 2019

“We are the unexpected seeds, hustling for high impact.”

Alisée de Tonnac







The best startups from Freetown

Seedstars World came to Freetown qualifying the best startups for the local playoff.

It was a great event and the the top startups pitched disruptive tech, inspirational discussions and networking sessions.

The winners

Track Your Build logo

Track Your Build

Track Your Build solves the problem of a lack of transparency in construction, we go on-site to verify work and upload updates and reports …

taptap SL logo

taptap SL

taptap is a ride hailing mobile app that allows passengers to order a ride with just a tap . It's fast, reliable, comfortable & safe means …

Uniworks SL LTD logo

Uniworks SL LTD

We are an edtech startup developing university management solution for higher learning institution within sierra leone.

Startups Competing

Light Salone Innovation logo

Light Salone Innovation

Salonebuy logo


Project 2000 Agtech logo

Project 2000 Agtech

Shop SL logo

Shop SL

Agro Fish Farm logo

Agro Fish Farm

Jalimi Farms logo

Jalimi Farms

FEPO Website Hosting Company Limited logo

FEPO Website Hosting Company Limited


Dr. Yakama Manty Jones

CEO at PI Group @ -

Mahmoud Javombo

Ecosystems Manager, Directorate of Science Technology and Innovation @ -

Alfred Akibo-Betts

Director, Freetown Business School @ -

Mohamed Medron Kamara

Innovation axis/Investme Sl @ -

Claudia Makadristo

Regional Manager for Africa @ Seedstars World


Kumba Liliana Musa

Data Scientist, Directorate of Science, Technology and Innovation @ -

Mary Ann Kai Kai

Creative Director and CEO, Madam Wokie @ -

Claudia Makadristo

Regional Manager for Africa @ Seedstars World

Dr. Alfred Mbeteh PhD

Founder and CEO De VICTORS @ -

Esther Michael Emeh

Brand Manager , UBA SL LTD @ -

Hamid Gbawuru Marah

SME TA Facility Manager, SL Accelerator (Sierra Leone Agro processing Competitiveness Project) @ -


Seedstars Freetown
August 30, 2019

16:00 - 16: 30

Arrival General Attendees

16:30 - 17:00

Welcome Speech

(Seedstars represented by Claudia Makadristo + Sensi Tech Hub represented by Mohammed S.I. Hemoh)

17:00 - 17:15

Existing Local opportunities and how to look for them by Hamid Marah, World Bank (SL Agcellerator)

17:15 - 18:35

Startup Pitches

18:35 - 18:50

Local and diaspora partnership to accelerate entrepreneurship development by Chukwu-Emeka Chikezie of Up!-Africa Ltd

18:50 - 19:20


19:20 - 20:00

Winner Announcement


Regional partner

Media partner

Venue partner

Local organizer

Local organizer

Local partner

Local partner


Sensi Tech Hub: 67 Sir Samuel Lewis Road Aberdeen,Freetown, Sierra Leone