Participate To Win $150,000 In Innovation Prize for Africa 2017

Participate To Win $150,000 In Innovation Prize for Africa 2017

Call for Applications marks the sixth edition of the IPA, running for three months from 27 September 2016 through to 3 January 2017 Africa’s top innovators win a grand share prize of 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 »

 

Participate To Win $150,000 In Innovation Prize for Africa 2017

Screenshot 2014-08-07 at 18.46.02

Call for Applications marks the sixth edition of the IPA, running for three months from 27 September 2016 through to 3 January 2017 Africa’s top innovators win a grand share prize of US$150 000 plus attractive entrepreneurial opportunities for nominees

How Wecyclers Secures New Unexpected Investment

bilikiss-wecyclers

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

b

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

img_20160921_170102

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

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

Tech SMEs Divide Opinions At NigeriaCom

a

With recent events putting Nigeria on the world map for positive technology innovations, many would assume that everybody should agree that the industry has come of age. However, this is not the case, as practitioners have divergent perspective on the

Tech, Media Entrepreneurs Meet In Lagos For Investment Strategies

tmt-finance-logo-1920x1080px-transparent-background

Leading strategy and investment heads from technology and telecom giants including Google, Uber, Intel, Africa Internet Group, Vodacom, Airtel, Nokia and Etisalat are meeting in Lagos on September 20 to discuss strategies for investment and regional growth at TMT Finance

Entrepreneurial Leadership: Ringier Africa Partners ALU For Internship Programme

ringier-nigeria

The ALU is a pioneering academic institute set up by educationalist Fred Swaniker in 2013 and forms part of the Africa Leadership Group As part of its mission to be a top African employer and constantly provide opportunities for entrepreneurial

Win $30,000 In UNIDO’s 50th Anniversary Global Start-up Business Plan Competition

unido-youth_page

A total of $30,000 will be shared by the top three business ideas in UNIDO’s 50th Anniversary Global Start-up Business Plan Competition. Target Group: potential and existing entrepreneur(s), aged between 18-35, with a new business idea or startup in an

Social Entrepreneurship: US Consulate Tasks Nigerian Youths To Build Nation

yali-event-in-lagos

On September 4th, 29 young Nigerians who attended the 4th cohort of the Young African Leaders Initiative Regional Leadership Centre (YALI RLC) in Accra Ghana were officially welcomed to back to Nigeria. The intensive orientation and training of the 4th