PrepClass is an innovative platform that enables seamless, quick and easy connectivity between learners and tutors.


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PrepClass is an innovative platform that allows learners connect easily with tutors as quickly and seamless as possible. The tutors and the learners form an online community that connects them, and once a fit is established, they meet offline for practical exchange. 

Both parties are thoroughly vetted to ensure safety, accountability and a quality learning experience. It moves the teaching and learning trend from centralized to distributed, and from standardized to personalized resulting in better learning outcomes. 


 Over 18,000 tutors on the database. 

 Provided over 40,000 hours of tutoring. 

 Created over 600 jobs for tutors. 

 Currently active across 3 cities in Nigeria: Lagos, Abuja and Port-Harcourt. 




Olumide Ogunlana is the co-founder of PrepClass. He is the Delegate World Business Dialogue Cologne Germany and International Student Festival in Trondheim Norway. He studied Electrical Electronics at UNILAG where he was also the 2nd Best Graduating Student in the Class of 2012. He is a business developer at Startup Partners Africa. 

Chukwuwezam Obanor is the co-founder of PrepClass. Google Africa Intern, Senior online marketing specialist at Rocket Internet’s Jumia Nigeria,managed ad spend of $1,000,000 USD across online multiple channels, Africa Leadership Academy Anzisha fellow. Overall African winner of the India-Africa competition. 

Some of the founders’ mentors and advisors include Iyinoluwa Aboyeji (co-founder Andela), Muhtar Bakare (Managing Director, Pearson Nigeria), Folashade Adefisayo (CEO, Leading Learning Nigeria), Pule Taotobong (Founding Partner, CRE Venture Capital) and Bunmi Akinyemiju (CEO, Venture Garden Group).