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6 Startups Join CcHUB Incubation Program [How to Apply]

The Co-Creation Hub recently called for applications for its revamped incubation program. The search was for committed and ambitious teams with technology solutions that have gained some traction, are generating revenue, addresses a clear need/want and has the potential to

ATTEND: StartupPlus Conference Holds May 2 in Lagos

StartUpPlus prepares to accelerate over one hundred startup ideas across various sectors at this year’s Startup Conference in Lagos, Nigeria. StartUpPlus, a startup accelerator headquartered in Lagos, Nigeria convenes Startup Conference annually to power startups with practical strategies in relevant

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

The #1 Cause of Failure for Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs Don’t Plan To Fail, They Fail To Plan By Dave Lavinsky I periodically read research reports about business failures. I always find them interesting, although often they are depressing. Such as what I recently read. Which was research from Bradley

How to Make Your Company Attractive to Buyers

By John Warrillow Recently I had the opportunity to hear Jason Fried, cofounder of Basecamp (formerly 37signals), speak at Inc.’s GrowCo event in Nashville. Fried had just made the ballsy decision to drop products like Campfire and Highrise to focus

Startups: Ecobank New Venture Initiative (ENVI) Ends Today

Click here to download the ENVI Application form

Venture Summit: Only One Week To Apply!

CALL FOR TOP INNOVATORS! Get Noticed >> Get Funded >> Grow Faster A select group of more than 50 Top Innovators from the Technology, Cleantech, Life Sciences sectors and EdTech will be chosen to present their breakthrough investment opportunities to

PitchFest: Are You an Educational Innovator?

Do you have a game-changing idea in education? How about a solution that can improve the lives of millions of people? On September 2, the Africa-America Institute will host its first-ever PitchFest during the 2nd Annual State of Education in

Co-creation Hub Adds 3 Startups to its Incubation Program

Nigeria’s first social innovation centre based in Lagos, Co-creation Hub (CcHUB) announced Monday that three (3) new ventures were admitted to its Incubation program. They will each receive seed funding ($15,000 – $25,000), mentoring, business development support and office space

APPLY: 2016 Rolex Awards for Enterprise

Applications for the 2016 Rolex Awards for Enterprise are now open. In 2016, to celebrate the initiative’s four decades of existence, Rolex will offer five Laureate Awards and five Young Laureate Awards, asking an independent Jury of experts to choose