ENTER: 2018 Cartier Women’s Initiave Awards For Women Entrepreneurs

ENTER: 2018 Cartier Women’s Initiave Awards For Women Entrepreneurs

For its 2018 edition, the Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards are looking for inspirational women entrepreneurs worldwide starting up their business, in all fields of activities, to solve contemporary global challenges. Since its More »

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 Appsafrica.com Innovation Awards 2016

Enter Your Solution For Appsafrica.com Innovation Awards 2016

The Appsafrica.com 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 »

 

Four Nigerians Among Facebook’s Bot Develper Challenge Finalists

Four Nigerian bots have been shortlisted among the final 60 in the Bots for Messenger Developer Challenge, a contest to recognize and reward developers who are able to create the most innovative new bots on Messenger in the Middle East

[OP-ED] DRC Ebola Outbreak: Lessons from West Africa

With a new outbreak of Ebola cases being announced last week in the Democratic Republic of Congo, I am reminded of early 2014 when I took up a position as a consultant physician in the largest hospital in Freetown. I

ENTER: 2018 Cartier Women’s Initiave Awards For Women Entrepreneurs

For its 2018 edition, the Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards are looking for inspirational women entrepreneurs worldwide starting up their business, in all fields of activities, to solve contemporary global challenges. Since its inception in 2006 and in less than a

Is Your CV Stopping You Getting Your Dream Job?

By Jackie Edward The Nigerian government plans to start registering unemployed Nigerians in order to match them with vacancies in the private sector and government agencies. When jobsforall.ng launches, it’s hoped that through skills and job matching, it will help

How African entrepreneurs seize opportunities in uncertainty

CEOs will need to focus on their business strategies and processes and will be expected to play a part in the broader community Notwithstanding the current economic and socio-political uncertainty, numerous companies in Africa are still positive about the growth

Check Out This Guide To The Largest Companies In Africa

Telecommunications and Banking: Fast-Growing Industries to Keep an Eye on By Jackie Edwards Although agriculture remains the biggest industry in the region, with over 60 percent of the continent employed in agriculture-related jobs according to Economy Watch, Africa is seeing

Get up to $1,000,000 grant from the GEMS Project

GEMS (Growth and Employment in States) is looking for Nigeria’s brightest and most promising MSMEs to support by providing financing, training and other forms of technical assistance. GEMS is an employment project supported by the Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade

[Nominate] The Unilever Young Entrepreneurs Awards

The Unilever Young Entrepreneurs Awards are all about supporting and celebrating inspirational young people aged 35 or under from all over the world with existing initiatives, products or services that are tackling some of the planet’s biggest sustainability challenges. WHAT

World Malaria Day: Researcher Seeks Funding For African Scientists

Today is World Malaria Day. We decide to publish this op-ed on the disease by Ify Aniebo, a malaria researcher and doctoral student in the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine’s (LSHTM) prestigious program in Clinical Medicine and Infectious

Participate in Union Bank Centenary Innovation Challenge

As part of activities to mark its 100th anniversary this year, Union Bank, one of Nigeria’s most-respected financial institutions, has announced a partnership with Co-Creation Hub (CCHub) to launch its Centenary Innovation Challenge. The launch was announced at a press