Preparing Zambia Startups for Accelerators. for Investment. for Revenue.

Launch Event August 12th

Join us for Startup Boost Zambia Launch event taking place online on August 12th.

Startup Boost is a Global Tech Startup Pre-Accelerator program that finds great early stage entrepreneurs to prepare them for accelerator programs, seed investment and revenue through a six-week part time program.

On the evening you will meet the Startup Boost Zambia team who will:

  • Give an overview of the Pre-Accelerator program
  • Discuss how to get involved as a partner, sponsor, mentor, speaker or as participating Startup Founder.
  • Wrap up with networking so you can get to chat with attendees and the team

Make sure to register with the link below.


Welcome to Startup Boost Zambia. Our ethos is to lead pre-seed stage startups towards Accelerators, Investment, and/or Revenue (AIR)

Boosting startup success in Zambia with no fee charged and no equity taken!

Startup Boost Zambia is part of a global tech startup pre accelerator program aimed at working with great early stage entrepreneurs to prepare them for accelerator programs, seed investment and revenue through a six week part time program.

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Keep an eye out for new city program announcements. If you want to start a new program, click here to be considered here.


The 2020 Fall cohort applications close on 16th September 2020, at 11:59 PM.

Ecosystem Partners Include

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City Program Leaders

Stephen Muraga
Chief Operations Officer at NyamukAfrica Solutions
Julius Luwaya
Startup Boost Zambia Co-Director
Joseph Chakopo
Chief Executive Officer at NyamukAfrica Solutions
Saddler Musonda Startup Boost Zambia
Saddler Musonda
Accounting Officer Globalview Logistics Solutions
Joan Mtaja Startup Boost Zambia
Joan Mtaja
Compliance Specialist
Fredrick Alban Kayumbo Startup Boost Zambia
Fredrick Alban Kayumbo
Co-Founder and CTO NyamukaAfrica Solutions
Bertha Livingi Startup Boost Zambia
Bertha Livingi
Administrative Assistant at Globalview Logistics Solutions
Natasha Muleya Startup Boost Zambia
Natasha Muleya
Administrative Assistant at NyamukAfrica Solutions
John Soneka Startup Boost Zambia
John Soneka
Head Marketing at NyamukAfrica Solutions

Kindly supported in Zambia by

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Zambia Program


from recognized experts


to identify holes in the business and
 hone the startup’s story.


to help improve the startups impact.

Week 1: Induction

Meet your cohort, speakers, mentors and get a deep dive into what’s going to happen over the program and what you need to do to make the most from the program.

Week 2: Customer Development

Learn how to make the most of your time with customers and getting to the bottom of what they need from your startup and turn these lessons.

Week 3: Pitch And Presentation Skills

Get best practice tips on how to ensure your presentation and pitch skills communicate your company effectively, clearly and connect with your customers.

Week 4: Market Sizing

Understand how to breakdown markets to see how big your potential customer can be and start working on how to take the right steps in addressing this new business.

Week 5: Building Product that Matters

Hear from industry expert speakers on the factors that go into making products that your users and customers will care about to make your startup a necessary item for their everyday way of doing things.

Week 6: Venture Funding and Accelerators

Get insights into what role accelerators, seed and venture funding may play in the future of your startup and how best to deal with them at the right time for your business.

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