Category Archives: BUSINESS TOOLKIT

International Youth Day: Women Deliver Is Accepting Applications For YLP

Women Deliver’s award-winning Young Leaders Program is now accepting applications for the 2018 Class of Young Leaders. The organization symbolically announces the application call on International Youth Day. Since 2010, Women Deliver’s Young Leaders Program has trained, supported, and elevated

APPLY: F>>LANE Vodafone Accelerator For Women Entrepreneurs

After a successful first round, F>>LANE – Europe’s first accelerator with a focus on social ventures that utilise technology to empower women worldwide, is getting ready for the next round. F>>LANE is a six week programme open to impact-driven ventures

ATTEND: Open Mic For Entrepreneurs Building Local Innovative Solutions

Join the MIT Legatum team on July 26th and 27th in Lagos for a unique event bringing together local entrepreneurs, MIT alumni, African leaders and the local tech ecosystem stakeholders. Open Mic Africa is a Pan-African tour organized by the

Can $750 Support Your Innovation For Children? Enter This SDGs Contest

In honour of the Day of the African Child, Reach for Change Africa has launched its annual innovation contest that asks youth to pitch innovative ideas that could improve African children’s lives while working towards the UN’s 2030 Sustainable Development

How Citibank Is Charting Progress In Nigeria’s Custody Industry

Citi hosted a Direct Custody and Clearing (DCC) seminar recently that brought together market regulators, asset management financial services and advisory sector, legal services, custodians, stock exchange other industry experts to discuss and explore the Nigerian asset custody ecosystem vis-à-vis

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

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

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