the root hub
Naomi's Point of view
What we do
We are a platform
for ideas to thrive,
connected by technology.
by providing work and meeting spaces that brings creatives together, powered by a thriving community of mentors & talents driven by the need to learn from each other and grow.
- To promote technology as the major driving force to accessing economic opportunities and foster a culture of collaboration
- To incubate, accelerate and support amazing ideas to achieve growth
- Actively impact on the youths of Africa by imparting the much needed technology skills, empowering them in today’s digital world and helping them access employment, advance career paths, and drive self-reliance through entrepreneurship.
we have made while
Our partners describe us as a great platform to collaborate with on projects that focuses on applying technology to shape lives, especially the youths of Africa.
Learning support“I have understood basic technology thanks to the support of the trainers and the functional training labs.”
LaunchPad“At The Roothub, my passion has taken flight and I am able to plan my success easier.”
Energetic atmosphere“The creative energy that fills the hub, gives room to excellence and drives the can-do spirit! I am glad to be a part of a positive movement”
To create OPPORTUNITIES,
& deploy IDEAS.
We believe a better
world evolves via
the combined efforts of
creative & committed individuals focused on a common purpose.
Our initiatives that drives our goals.
Initial launch and Registration of The RoothubMay 31st, 2014
Members (also known as ‘Hubbers’) sign upJune, 2014
Community was launched and kickstartedMay, 2014
First Ever Festival - Start ConfestJuly, 2014
Collaboration with Global bodies to initiate projectsNovember, 2014
First Seminar, Training, and workshop eventFebruary, 2015
Procurement of Resource persons & facilitators for projects and trainingsDecember, 2015
The Roothub 1st AnniversaryMay, 31st 2015
First Ever Hangout - Connect SeriesAugust, 2015
Expansion via procuring additional office spaceJanuary, 2016
ACES Award Recipient - Up and ComingMarch 11th, 2016
First Female Meetup Event - Women Join ForcesMarch, 2016
The Roothub 2nd AnniversaryMay, 31st 2016
First Tech 101 Program kickstartsJanuary, 2017
The Roothub 3rd AnniversaryMay, 31st 2017
2000 youths trainedJune, 2017
The Roothub 4th AnniversaryMay, 31st 2018
Google Impact Challenge Finalist & Award WinnerNovember, 2018
3000 youths trainedDecember, 2018
Hosted SMW Event Session in Lagos on South South StoriesFebruary, 4th 2019