Category Archives: EVENTS

GoMyWay Marks 2nd Year With #RideShareWeekNG

In celebration of their 2nd anniversary, the GoMyWay team is excited to announce the start of an annual Rideshare Week Campaign #RideShareWeekNG across the country. The week-long campaign will be the first in Nigeria and is aimed at encouraging people

CcHUB to start brain gain revolution with “Diaspora Challenge”

Co-creation Hub (CcHUB ) is launching a bold new initiative called the CcHUB Diaspora Challenge, aimed at reversing brain drain for the good of Africa. It is an open innovation challenge intended to engage entrepreneurs, innovators and scientists from the

Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards: Meet The 2017 Laureates

Cartier has annoucned the six laureates of the 2017 Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards. They received their award at the programme’s annual ceremony, held in Singapore for the very first time. The 2017 ceremony celebrated women entrepreneurs under the theme “Transform.

COUNTDOWN: 2 weeks left to enter the West Africa Mobile Awards

Mobile innovators have under two weeks left to submit their entries for the West Africa Mobile Awards (WAMAS) ( with winners to be announced at an awards gala on May 18th in Lagos, Nigeria in front of local and international

How we are mapping Nigeria’s entrepreneurship landscape – ANDE

Most humans are entrepreneurs because the will to create—and to survive and strive to prosper—is encoded in our DNA. But it doesn’t mean we should all start companies. We embrace Reid Hoffman’s view on entrepreneurship and see it first-hand in

A Smart Developer? Enter Facebook’s Challenge, Create Smartest Bots For Messenger

Developers, in teams of up to three people, are invited to create bots in three categories: gaming and entertainment; productivity and utility; and social good Facebook is challenging developers across the Middle East and Africa to create innovative bots in

TEDGlobal 2017: Apply To Showcase Your Innovation

The TED Fellows team will soon be closing its application process for the 2017 TEDGlobal Fellowship program which seeks out emerging talent committed to making positive change around the world and innovators who show both outstanding achievement and exemplary character.

37 Entrepreneurs Shortlisted For African Entrepreneurship Award

37 finalists from 22 African countries have been selected as finalists The BMCE Group Bank of Africa is now announcing the final Round of the 2nd edition of the African Entrepreneurship Award, an initiative to support African entrepreneurs by rewarding

ATTEND: Stage Play “Passion & Prudence” During Global Entrepreneurship Week

You’ve attended several entrepreneurship seminars, forums and conferences. How about a different kind of experience? Yes, a stage production is bringing to you the value of financial prudence in business. Organisers, aims to send this message in a different

Nigerian Content: Stakeholders Hold Forum To Tackle Challenges

Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), National Assembly Legislators & Oil & Gas Industry will convene in November at Practical Nigerian Content Forum. Engr Simbi Wabote, Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board will convene with