Good News For Businesses As Scatec Solar Secures 100 MW Solar Project in Nigeria

Good News For Businesses As Scatec Solar Secures 100 MW Solar Project in Nigeria

The Nova Scotia project company, signed a 20-year Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with the Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading Plc (NBET) on July 21st, 2016 Scatec Solar has signed an agreement with CDIL, a More »

Enter Your Solution For Innovation Awards 2016

Enter Your Solution For Innovation Awards 2016

The Innovation Awards celebrate the best in mobile and tech from across Africa, and entries are now open to find the best innovations across the continent for 2016. Following the success of last year’s More »

#BrandYourWaithood: Social Entrepreneurs Collaborate For Youth Development

#BrandYourWaithood: Social Entrepreneurs Collaborate For Youth Development

Business Without Boundaries and 360Connect Announce a Strategic Partnership to Deliver Next Generation Strategic Solutions for Waithood in Youth. Strategic partnership formed to support co-creation and co-innovation in Youth. Business Without Boundaries More »

Women Deliver Awards Seed Grants To Young Nigerian Leaders

Women Deliver Awards Seed Grants To Young Nigerian Leaders

Three young Nigerians are among 20 Young Leaders that will receive seed grants of US$5,000 each to  support six-month projects aimed at advancing girls’ and women’s health, rights and wellbeing in their communities by Women Deliver, a global More »

EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Award Appoints Sage’s Ivan Epstein

EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Award Appoints Sage’s Ivan Epstein

Prestigious awards focuses on the power of entrepreneurship to change for the world for the better Ivan Epstein President of Sage International has been appointed to the judging panel for the 16th More »


Oando Foundation Partners Theirworld To Teach Nigerians Girls Coding


Young Nigerian girls will be among over 600 girls aged six to twenty-five that will join the Code Clubs in its pilot phase with the aim of reaching thousands more with its self-sustaining model. Other countries include Kenya, Uganda and

Chivas The Venture: New Opportunity For Nigerian Social Entrepreneurs


Year 2 Chivas The Venture campaign is ready! It’s a global search to find and support the next generation of startups that want to succeed whilst making a positive impact on the lives of others. With a share of 1

Oil & Gas: Group Dismiss SR Allegation Against NAPIMS Boss

Mr Dafe Sejebor, NAPIMS Boss

*** SAYS SAHARA REPORTERS MISLEADING PUBLIC *** BLAMES ADDAX PETROLEUM FOR ALLEGATIONS THE Niger Delta Indigenous Movement for Radical Change (NDIMRC) has given the Group General Manager of National Petroleum Investment Management Services (NAPIMS),Mr Dafe Sejebor a clean bill of

Nigeria’s Fashion Entrepreneurs Gets Coworking Space


The culture of co-working spaces, hubs and accelerators continue unabated as a new one has just opened in Surulere. This targets the fashion niche. Arguably the next big deal in Nigeria, many entrepreneurs have emerged in fashion than most special

Amaya Capital expands its Azura power generation platform with new investment from Actis


Amaya Capital, the African-focused principal investment firm is pleased to announce over $300m of equity commitments in its power generation platform. The new investment follows the acquisition by growth markets investor Actis of American Capital Energy & Infrastructure’s stake in

How Wecyclers Secures New Unexpected Investment


Well, stranger things have happened. But, just imagine being offered an investment proposal on a live show! That’s exactly what happened to recycling entrepreneur, Bilikiss Adebiyi-Abiola of Wecyclers who got a startling business offer from investor Eric Guichard during a

NigeriaCom: Knowing What Works As A Nigerian Tech Entrepreneur


Nigerian technology entrepreneurs can create and grow viable businesses if they have more access to and utilise local resources. The Oriental Hotel in Lagos recently played host to the 7th annual NigeriaCom, bringing together stakeholders in the telecoms and ICT

Microsoft Seeks 20 Nigerian Entrepreneurs For #WINsiders4Good Fellowship


Microsoft Windows say they are looking for 20 Nigerian entrepreneurs who can’t stop thinking of that idea you have that will solve a local problem as well as improve the lives of your fellow Nigerians. According the Windows Insiders team

Nigeria’s Economy Is Back On Track – Buhari


President Muhammadu Buhari says the recovery plan of his administration is already starting to show positive result in resuscitating the economy of Nigeria. Africa’s most populous nation is facing its worst economic recession in decades, even as various economic indices