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 »

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 »

 

Citi Is The Most Customer Focused Bank, According to Industry Rankings

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Citi retained its position as the Most Customer Focused Bank in the wholesale banking category for 2016 according to the KPMG 2016 Banking Industry Customer Satisfaction survey (BICSS). The survey stated that the quality of banking experience remains the reason

Nigeria Helped by low debt as it tackles slump spending

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By David Malingha Doya, Bloomberg News Nigeria is facing a recession, a plunging currency, inflation at a decade-high and a widening budget deficit. It has one going for it; low debt. That means the West African nation has room to

Nigeria’s Power, Finance and Energy Investors to Meet with Government in Abuja this October

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Leading development finance institutions and heads of Nigeria’s most accomplished energy companies will meet with national government at EnergyNet’s Powering Africa: Nigeria Investment Summit, taking place in Abuja from 12-14 October 2016 Leading development finance institutions and heads of Nigeria’s

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

Solar Power

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 Canadian renewable energy development company focused on Africa,

Here are empowering people. Award: Shortlist

empowering people award

Today is the day! Organisers have announce the finalists of our empowering people. Award and open the international online voting for the Community Prize! Please explore the shortlisted projects 2016 here and register your vote for the Community Prize. This additional

How Top-Up Start-up, Ozaremit, Is Accelerating Its Development

Ozaremit

Ozaremit, a new top-up leader, accelerates its development only 3 months after its launch. Ozaremit currently covers 110 countries, including 35 countries in Africa. Ozaremit is a competitive, safe and fast online service to send airtime to family and friends

How Social Entrepreneurs Can Increase Opportunities For Innovative Youth

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Reach for Change Africa is calling on social entrepreneurs, NGOs and government to play their role in strengthening the social entrepreneurship sector in Africa on International Day of Youth 2016. Reach for Change Africa, which runs innovation competitions, incubators and

Enter Your Solution For Appsafrica.com Innovation Awards 2016

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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 Awards which celebrated 10 winners from over 200 entries across

Startup Loan: Bank of Industry Adjusts Timelines for YES Programme

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Nigeria’s Bank of Industry (BoI) has extended the time to notify selected applicants into its Youth Entrepreneurship Support (YES) Programme. Application deadline for the second run was extended from 17th July 2016 to 31st July 2016 to allow a greater number

MainOne’s Data Center attains West Africa’s 1st SAP HANA® Certification

Managing Director of SAP West Africa, Kudzai Danha, presenting the SAP certification for Infrastructure Operations Services to Chief Executive Officer of MainOne, Funke Opeke, during a ceremony held at SAP’s Head Office in Nigeria

This new certification confirms the ability of the company to deliver high-quality cloud and infrastructure operations services for customers running SAP solutions and recognizes the company as the region’s first SAP Certified Data Center MainOne, the premier connectivity and data