Category Archives: EVENTS

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

Flutterwave, BounceNews Win Big At AppsAfrica.com Innovation Award 2017

Two of Nigeria’s leading tech solutions, Flutterwave and BounceNews have won their respective categories in the AppsAfrica.com Innovation Award 2017. Having received over 300 entries, the organisers announced ten winners of the Awards at a pan-African mobile and tech awards

Meet West African Winners Of 7th All Africa Business Leader Awards

The 7th All Africa Business Leaders Awards (AABLA™) in Partnership with CNBC Africa announced the winners of the West Africa leg at the Eko Hotels and Suites in Lagos. VIP guests, media and stakeholders joined the West Africa finalists, as

Citibank hosts Annual Cash & Trade Seminar for Banking Industry

Citi recently concluded a week-long Cash & Trade Seminar for banking industry professionals. The seminar had over 45 participants from various banks in the industry. The annual seminar is a demonstration of Citi’s commitment to using its global resources and

Tech leaders to connect at Africa Tech Summit Kigali 2018

Africa Tech Summit Kigali have announced details of its upcoming event in Rwanda which will bring African tech leaders and international players active across the continent together to share expertise and do business. Supported by the Rwandan Minister of ICT

Nigeria Entrepreneurs Award‎ 2017 To Hold 7th December 2017

The Advisory Board and Management of the prestigious Nigeria Entrepreneurs Award have announced the date for the 4th edition of the award dinner. The award which is recognized as the most prestigious and highly celebrated business award in Nigeria will

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

GEN Celebrating 10 Years of Global Entrepreneurship Week

In less than 100 days, more than 10 million people around the world will take part in Global Entrepreneurship Week – marking the 10th year for the global movement and weeklong celebration. Since the first effort in 2008, Global Entrepreneurship

Oriental Energy builds N700 million housing estate for host communities

Oriental Energy Resources Limited has launched a N700 million modern residential estate of 100 units in Enwang, headquarters of Mbo Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom state. The estate named Oriental Village Mbo when completed will have a solar-powered electrification