Educating, Empowering & Elevating MSMEs in Nigeria and Africa 

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To explore and maximize the opportunities presented through emerging technologies, the Small and Medium Enterprise Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN), in partnership with Sapphital Learning Ltd, has developed the SME Digital Academy to Educate, Empower and Elevate millions of MSMEs in Nigeria and across Africa. 

On the SME Digital Academy, Small Business Owners, Freelancers, Startups founders and their employees will have access to learn a wide variety of courses, on-the-go, on any device, from any location, at their convenience, to greatly improve their businesses. 

All courses come with Certificates of Completion signed and endorsed by the DG-SMEDAN which become part of your Business documentation and Profile. 

Olawale Fasanya, Director General/Chief Executive Officer, Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN)

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World MSME Day

30 Free Online Courses 

In celebration of the 2022 World MSME Day, the Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN), Sapphital Learning and other partners are offering 30 Free Courses to all MSMEs across Nigeria. 

The package includes15 Financial Inclusion Courses developed by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the German Development Cooperation (GIZ). copy.png

3 Easy Steps for Registrations



Click on Start Learning and enter your details.

Select a Course


Take a Free Course or Pay for a Course

Pay & Start Learning


Start Learning Immediately and earn a Certificate.


Becoming an Affiliate

The SME Digital Academy is launching an affiliate program to help individuals and businesses create wealth and income. Through this program, anyone can join and earn money.


Course materials were good, the mentoring approach was good, 
and working with other people via the Internet was good. The instructor 
did a good job of communicating and making it a more intimate arrangement. A lot of online courses fail because of isolation. I learned a lot.

John Akunna CEO.AKUA LTD


Our vision is to educate, empower and elevate millions of MSMEs in Nigeria and across Africa. 

Phone number:

+234 91 334 80303   |  +234 806 715 3900


NEXIM House Plot 975, Cadastral Zone AO, Central Business District, Abuja, Nigeria.

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