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 »


Participate in Sage Foundation’s $1 million Enterprise Fund

The new $1 million fund is open to non-profits in Africa with enterprising ideas to help improve the lives of military veterans, young people or women and girls Sage, the market and technology leader for integrated accounting, payroll & HR,

New Startup Innovates Social Retail in Nigeria

Founder Banke Ajagunna helps Nigerians to be as stylish as they feel The Style Group, a contemporary lifestyle retail group in Nigeria, is leapfrogging the brick-and-mortar sales of fashion, accessories and design services and instead focuses on offering them via

A Smart Developer? Enter Facebook’s Challenge, Create Smartest Bots For Messenger

Developers, in teams of up to three people, are invited to create bots in three categories: gaming and entertainment; productivity and utility; and social good Facebook is challenging developers across the Middle East and Africa to create innovative bots in

How Dangote Is Revving Rice Entrepreneurs in Northern Nigeria

By end of 2017, Dangote Rice will have 25,000 Ha under rice cultivation across 3 sites in Northern Nigeria Dangote Rice, a subsidiary of Dangote Group is set to launch in Sokoto. Sokoto state it’s multi-million naira 25,000 hectares of

Nigeria’s Price Comparing Startup, TopCheck Acquired

Silvertree Internet Holdings, Africa’s leading Internet platform, has acquired Nigerian price comparison site TopCheck for an undisclosed amount. TopCheck is Nigeria’s leading price comparison site for financial services offering free online comparison for insurance products, loans, and broadband internet plans.

Lagos Targets 100,000 Entrepreneurs N25bn Employment Trust Fund

The Lagos State Government on Monday said that it has set a target to utilize the N25billion Employment Trust Fund to provide financial support to over 100,000 Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) within the next three years. Executive Secretary

TEDGlobal 2017: Apply To Showcase Your Innovation

The TED Fellows team will soon be closing its application process for the 2017 TEDGlobal Fellowship program which seeks out emerging talent committed to making positive change around the world and innovators who show both outstanding achievement and exemplary character.

37 Entrepreneurs Shortlisted For African Entrepreneurship Award

37 finalists from 22 African countries have been selected as finalists The BMCE Group Bank of Africa is now announcing the final Round of the 2nd edition of the African Entrepreneurship Award, an initiative to support African entrepreneurs by rewarding

ATTEND: Stage Play “Passion & Prudence” During Global Entrepreneurship Week

You’ve attended several entrepreneurship seminars, forums and conferences. How about a different kind of experience? Yes, a stage production is bringing to you the value of financial prudence in business. Organisers, aims to send this message in a different

OPPORTUNITY: Enroll In Free Financial Journalism Course

Applications are currently being accepted for the fourth intake of the Bloomberg Media Initiative Africa (BMIA) Financial Journalism Training Program. Since 2015, over 400 delegates in Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa have completed the financial journalism training. The six-month certificate