Category Archives: STARTUPS

Introduce Your Kids To Programming With Re:Learn Summer of Code

For its fourth year, the Co-creation Hub (CcHUB) will run Summer of Code, a holiday programme introducing young people to computer programming. The effort is part of CcHUB’s education practice, re:learn. Re:learn runs multiple programmes throughout the year to achieve

PlatoHub Promises To Build And Launch In 4 Weeks With #WorkStay

What, in your opinion, is the single most causative factor for the regular deaths of Nigerian startup ideas? Well according to a research carried out by Platohub, a Nigerian solutions development company, they discovered that a lot of product ideas

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

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

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

SpeedUPAfrica Bootcamp for start-ups returns to Nigeria

Entries already flooding in for Africa’s leading ‘hands on’ business bootcamp, combining Mentors, Workshops and Investments The SpeedUPAfrica Bootcamp is returning to Nigeria from July 5-9 with the goal of empowering a new wave of African start-ups. Following the event’s

New Startup Innovates Social Retail in Nigeria

Founder Banke Ajagunna helps Nigerians to be as stylish as they feel The Style Group, a contemporary lifestyle retail group in Nigeria, is leapfrogging the brick-and-mortar sales of fashion, accessories and design services and instead focuses on offering them via

Lagos Targets 100,000 Entrepreneurs N25bn Employment Trust Fund

The Lagos State Government on Monday said that it has set a target to utilize the N25billion Employment Trust Fund to provide financial support to over 100,000 Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) within the next three years. Executive Secretary

APPLY: Innovation Prize for Africa Invests In Entrepreneurs

Innovation Prize for Africa (IPA) is an annual competition looking for the best African innovators solving African challenges has launched its 6th edition, IPA 2017. You can apply by following this link and choosing the option which works best for

INVITE: Development Dialogue for Social Entrepreneurs

Are you are a Change maker, making a difference in society or changing your community with your work? Do you run a social enterprise, tech start-up, work within an NGO or with the government? Then join us at Development Dialogue