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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

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 Canadian renewable energy development company focused on Africa,

Enter Your Solution For Innovation Awards 2016

The 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

#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 (BwB) and 360Connect have announced a new strategic partnership

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 advocacy organization. Like the first 10 seed grants

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 EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards 2016.

Orange Social Venture Prize Offers $55,000 In 6th Edition

The projects of 4 start-ups will be recognized during the awards ceremony with prizes of 25,000, 15,000 and 10,000, while 5,000 euros will go to the winner of the Special Cultural Content Prize Orange is launching a call for candidates

Record Entry For The 2016 African Entrepreneurship Award

BMCE Bank of Africa closes registration for the 2016 African Entrepreneurship Award and prepares to announce the candidates for its second round 8800 entrepreneurs from 105 countries registered with 3900 business ideas The Group BMCE Bank of Africa announces the

Unreasonable Lab launches in Nigeria, To Prepare Startups For Investment

Unreasonable Ambition: How a movement of entrepreneurship training programs seeks to put a dent on poverty On 6th June 2016, 10 startups from across Nigeria will gather in Lagos for five days, alongside top investors and business mentors for Unreasonable

ENTER: The Enterprise Challenge 2016

As a follow up to the successful launch of the Enterprise Challenge in 2014, the British Council in partnership with Virgin Atlantic, Zenith Bank and a new partner Samsung, proudly present the 2016 edition. Are you creative? Do you stand out