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 »

 

Maritime University: Ugborodo Community Requests Okowa To Prevail On FG

[12:47, 1/24/2018] Dennis Otu: The people of Ugborodo Community in Warri South West Local Government Area of Delta State have called on the State Governor, Senator (Dr) Arthur Ifeanyi Okowa to prevail on the Federal Government for the urgent take

Nigerian SMEs are not investible – FirmCore Capital

Investors cannot invest in many small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Africa, founder and managing director of FirmCore Capital, Obinna Isiadinso, has said. He made this declaration while speaking about entrepreneurship in Africa at a recent forum held in Lagos.

Delta Speaker Charges Colleagues To Redouble Efforts In Legislative Duties

* Commends Governor Okowa For Support To Assembly The Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori has charged members of the House to redouble their efforts in their legislative duties in order to impact positively on the

We Are Not Part Of Warri Kingdom, Ugborodo Community Tell Buhari

The people of Ugborodo Community in Warri South West Local Government Area of Delta State have maintained that they are not part of Warri Kingdom, insisting that they are autonomous Kingdom. They commended the House of Representatives for passing the

New partnerships to improve internet connectivity for Lagos SMEs

MainOne and Tizeti have announced the completion of a joint development project with Facebook to enable the expansion of internet services in Lagos. This partnership will leverage MainOne’s fibre connectivity, Tizeti’s twenty brand-new solar-powered towers, and Facebook’s Express Wi-Fi. As

MTN’s Lumos Mobile Electricity deploys 60,000th Y’ello Box

The complex dilemma of how to power Nigeria dominates politics and economics, yet hundreds of thousands of people are discovering the answer is to literally take power into their own hands. This week, the Lumos Mobile Electricity Service deployed its

Facebook To Start A Nigerian Hub In 2018

Facebook will formally start a “community hub space” in Nigeria next year to encourage software developers and technology entrepreneurs and become the latest technology giant to pursue a training programme in fast-growing Africa. The U.S. social media company said the

ToLet.com.ng Acquires Jumia House Nigeria, Becomes PropertyPro.ng

ToLet.com.ng, Nigeria’s leading online property classifieds portal, has in conjunction with their existing investors, Frontier Digital Ventures, acquired Jumia House Nigeria, a competing property portal, for an undisclosed sum. ToLet.com.ng will now merge the two platforms over the coming months,

Orange Social Entrepreneur Prize: 2017 Winners Announced

Orange announced the winners of the 7th Orange Social Entrepreneur Prize 2017 in Africa and the Middle East during the AfricaCom Awards in Cape Town, South Africa. Each year this Prize rewards innovative projects based on Information and Communication Technologies

Young Entrepreneurship Day: Elumelu, Kagame headline Africa 2017 Forum

HE Paul Kagame, President of Rwanda and chairman of Smart Africa, and Tony Elumelu, Founder of the $100m Entrepreneurship Programme, will be headlining the Young Entrepreneurship Day (YED) at the Africa 2017 Forum. The YED is a new addition to