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Roothub Go Forward

About us: We Are | Applying technology to shape lives in the Niger Delta


We are a platform for budding businesses and entrepreneurs to share their ideas of startup, challenges, motivation, and success. Roothub Business Accelerator enables companies to move quickly through their life cycle. From an initial idea to business formation, proof of concept, marketability, and commercialization, Roothub’s team is there through all stages of start-up development.

To create OPPORTUNITIES, engage PEOPLE, deploy Ideas.


  • Root Hub is where change goes to work. A Co working space that is Part innovation lab, part business incubator, and part community center.
  • To Promote Technology as the major driving force to achieving business expansion
  • To Incubate, Accelerate and Support Business ideas/structures to increase the number of self-sufficient Businesses across the State
  • Actively impact on the youths of Akwa Ibom state by initiating programs targeted at Human capacity Development.


Roothub Timeline

  1. Initial launch and Registration of The Roothub

    May 31st, 2014
  2. Members (also known as ‘Hubbers’) sign up

    June, 2014
  3. Community was launched and kickstarted

    May, 2014
  4. First Ever Festival - Start Confest

    July, 2014
  5. Collaboration with Global bodies to initiate projects

    November, 2014
  6. First Seminar, Training, and workshop event

    February, 2015
  7. Procurement of Resource persons & facilitators for projects and trainings

    December, 2015
  8. The Roothub 1st Anniversary

    May, 31st 2015
  9. First Ever Hangout - Connect Series

    August, 2015
  10. Expansion via procuring additional office space

    January, 2016
  11. ACES Award Recipient - Up and Coming

    March 11th, 2016
  12. First Female Meetup Event - Women Join Forces

    March, 2016
  13. The Roothub 2nd Anniversary

    May, 31st 2016
  14. First Tech 101 Program kickstarts

    January, 2017
  15. The Roothub 3rd Anniversary

    May, 31st 2017
  16. 2000 youths trained

    June, 2017
  17. The Roothub 4th Anniversary

    May, 31st 2018
  18. Google Impact Challenge Finalist & Award Winner

    November, 2018
  19. 3000 youths trained

    December, 2018
  20. Hosted SMW Event Session in Lagos on South South Stories

    February, 4th 2019

Part innovation lab, Part business incubator & Part community centre

RootHub is a first-of-its-kind co-working space that is part innovation lab, part business incubator, and part community centre. Root Hub provides the finest workspace at the heart of Uyo, Akwa Ibom State with business development and an entrepreneurial peer network that helps business owners collaborate, learn and flourish.

Roothub is where change goes to work.

Our suite of resources

Our suite of resources is comprehensive; business acceleration services, incubation space, access to pre-seed funding, talent identification and recruiting, education and networking. Each resource contributes to a healthy entrepreneurial ecosystem.