Emurgo Africa’s Adaverse Partners With Vibra, Cassava, Bitkova To Host Blockchain Founders Hangout In Kano, Nigeria

Adaverse Accelerator
3 min readNov 28, 2022

This Saturday 3rd of December 2022, Kano fintech community gets set as the Cardano Blockchain Founders Hangout event storms the magnificent city.

Click here to register for the event — http://bit.ly/3XhLuph

The Cardano Blockchain Founders Hangout #BFH is an exclusive event that connects young Africans to the Web 3 space of innovators and contributors developing Africa’s fast-rising digital economy. This upcoming #BFH Kano edition is powered by ADAVERSE in collaboration with African-focused technology companies which includes VIBRA, CASSAVA and BITKOVA as it aims to bring together a diverse pool of talents in the fintech space and highlight the numerous opportunities in the Blockchain industry.

The Cardano accelerator Adaverse launched the #BFH 1.0 in Lagos Nigeria earlier this year in collaboration with EMURGO Africa– an Africa and Middle East-focused venture arm of EMURGO– a founding entity and official commercial arm of the Cardano blockchain investing in promising African startups.

The #BFH5.0 in Kano will have in attendance the Adaverse investment team; Chuta Chimezie, Adaverse Partner in Nigeria, and William Phelps, Adaverse Investment Manager, who will share insights on how to get Cardano-backed funding for startup founders. The Adaverse duo will be joined by Mahmoud Sardauna CEO at Bitkova, and key management personnel at Cassava and Vibra, to promote numerous opportunities across their African-focused Web 3 platforms.

Hangout Info and Details

Distinguished Speakers

Location — Tahir Guest Palace, 4 Ibrahim Natsugune Road, Kano

Date — December 3rd, 2022

Time — 3:00 PM WAT

RSVP — Click this link to get a ticket on Eventbrite (Registration is free but mandatory)

Who should attend?

The Blockchain Founders Hangout brings together entrepreneurs, industry shapers, innovators, contributors, developers, crypto experts and enthusiasts in the Blockchain industry to inform, educate, share opportunities and brainstorm on pathways for ecosystem growth.

Everyone is welcome to attend #BFHKANO, as the atmosphere is curated for young Nigerians seeking pathways to financial empowerment opportunities that are socially impactful, including those who have no experience in cryptocurrency or blockchain technology. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet with several startup founders, entrepreneurs, investors, programmers, educators, aspiring founders, and digitally-savvy stakeholders, and learn how to build their startup companies, get funding, discover numerous crypto-native projects and business opportunities in the Global fintech space.

Get Funding Support With Adaverse

Adaverse is a Cardano ecosystem accelerator with its strongest network in Africa and the United Arab Emirates, established as a joint venture between EMURGO Africa and Everest Ventures, that brings together business owners, technology experts, and mentors to support young startups building the future of Africa on Web3 tools. Adaverse provides funding, founders mentorship, and technical infrastructure to tech startup founders to scale their businesses globally, through a partnership with the Cardano blockchain– one of the first environmentally sustainable proof-of-stake blockchains.

Since its launch in 2021, Adaverse has committed funds to over 20 African-focused countries building projects across Web3.0 sectors such as GameFi, DeFi, Community Guild, NFT, Metaverse, etc. Towards its goal to invest in 300 startups, Adaverse seeks to onboard more companies to its accelerator program before the end of 2022.

To apply for the Adaverse accelerator program and funding, click here.

About Adaverse



Adaverse Accelerator

Adaverse is a Cardano Ecosystem Accelerator that aggregates entrepreneurs, strategists and mentors building its most robust foundation in Africa.