Joining SMEDAN can be a strategic decision for any entrepreneur or small business owner looking to G.R.O.W. Gaining access to Guidance, Resources, Opportunities and Workforce support to help them thrive in Nigeria’s dynamic business landscape.


  • Mentorship

    Providing mentorship programs that will foster personal and professional growth, enhance skill development and facilitate the success of small business owners.

  • Access to infrastructure and facilities

    Access SMEDAN owned facilities at significant discounts and concessions, eg: SMEDAN Garment and Textile Hub.

  • Access to Government Initiatives

    SMEDAN is often involved in government initiatives and programs aimed at supporting SMEs, providing you with opportunities to benefit from these initiatives.

  • Entrepreneurship Awareness

    By being part of SMEDAN, you contribute to promoting entrepreneurship and economic development in Nigeria.

  • Networking and Collaboration

    Joining SMEDAN allows you to connect with other entrepreneurs, business associations, and government agencies, fostering partnerships and collaborations that can benefit your business.

  • Legal and Regulatory Support

    SMEDAN assists SMEs in navigating legal and regulatory frameworks, ensuring compliance with business requirements. Eg CAC.

  • Research and Information

    SMEDAN conducts research on SME development, providing valuable insights and data that can inform your business strategies.

  • Market Linkages

    SMEDAN helps SMEs access markets by providing information on procurement opportunities, trade fairs, and exhibitions.

  • Policy Advocacy

    SMEDAN advocates for policies that promote the development of SMEs, ensuring that your interests are represented at the government lev

  • Business Support Services

    SMEDAN provides various services to support the growth of small and medium enterprises (SMEs), including capacity building, business development training, and access to market information.

  • Access to Finance

    SMEDAN facilitates access to finance by linking SMEs with funding sources such as banks, Microfinance institutions, and venture capitalists

  • Skill Development

    Through SMEDAN, you can access training programs aimed at enhancing your entrepreneurial skills and improving the overall competitiveness of your business.

Register, Benefit, Thrive

Take the first step towards growth by registering your interest for The Cluster Development Support for MSMEs