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GE Partners Lagos to Train Students in Advanced Manufacturing

The program will be run by GE Garage engineers and instructors to enhance the students’ current capabilities whilst helping them develop new skill sets GE, the world’s Digital Industrial Company has announced a skill development partnership programme involving its GE

AGIP has developed the Niger Delta Region – Group

THE Niger Delta Indigenous Movement for Radical Change (NDIMRC), Tuesday hailed Nigeria Agip Oil Company Limited (NAOC) for the development of the Niger Delta Region and implored other oil companies it accused of playing games with the development of the

Nigerian Entrepreneurs Batch 3 Graduate from GE Lagos Garage

The program provided participants with the opportunity to directly interact with the latest manufacturing technologies, including 3D printers and laser cutters that enable innovation through rapid prototyping GE, the world’s premiere Digital Industrial Company has announced the graduation of the

Citi Provides NGN500million for Microfinance Development in Nigeria

Citi Nigeria extended a loan of NGN500 million to Accion Microfinance Bank (Accion MFB) in Nigeria to drive and promote the development of the microfinance sector in Nigeria. This loan will fund Accion’s loan portfolio and support the development of

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

Four Nigerians Among Facebook’s Bot Develper Challenge Finalists

Four Nigerian bots have been shortlisted among the final 60 in the Bots for Messenger Developer Challenge, a contest to recognize and reward developers who are able to create the most innovative new bots on Messenger in the Middle East

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

How African entrepreneurs seize opportunities in uncertainty

CEOs will need to focus on their business strategies and processes and will be expected to play a part in the broader community Notwithstanding the current economic and socio-political uncertainty, numerous companies in Africa are still positive about the growth

Nigerian entrepreneur among Cartier Women’s Initiative Award finalists

The following 6 extremely talented female entrepreneurs from both the Sub-Saharan Africa and the Middle East and North Africa have been chosen: – Nneka Mobisson, Nigeria, mDoc Healthcare (an integrated healthcare management platform providing 24/7 access to doctors, nurses and

Healthymagination: GE graduates Africa’s maternal/child health social entrepreneurs

Today, the GE healthymagination Mother and Child Programme will graduate 14 social entrepreneurs who completed training and mentorship aimed at improving and accelerating maternal and/or child health outcomes in Africa This programme culminates in a “Premier Pitch” event where 14