NAZAS distributes N175m zakat, leads campaign against poverty
NASFAT Agency for Zakat and Sadaqat, NAZAS, a dedicated arm of Nasrul-Lahi-L-Fatih Society dealing with collection and disbursement...
Return on investment in innovations drops by 27% in five years
Return on Investments (RoI) on innovation spend is on a steep fall, as research has shown a 27 per cent decline in the last five years.
Guiding women towards tech is not giving preference, I call it fair competition
Khadijat Abdulkadir is the founder of Digital African Woman (DAW), a social enterprise that develops and supports female-led tech start-ups across Africa and the diaspora. A social entrepreneur and passionate about technology and access for developing markets, especially for women in Africa, Khadijat holds a double Masters in Business Engineering and Management Science from the…
U.S. firms in Nigeria generate N2.6tr
United States’ companies operating in Nigeria generated revenue worth more than N2.6 trillion in 2017, a survey conducted by the American Business Council, in collaboration with Accenture, KPMG, PwC and the U.S. embassy has revealed.
Accenture commits $200m to digital skills development
Global management consulting and professional services firm, Accenture has voted more than $200 million over the next three years to help equip disadvantaged people with job skills for the digital age.
Accenture to mentor eight technology entrepreneurs
Following the Nigerian Economic Summit (NESG) #23 Startups pitching event held recently, Accenture Nigeria has expressed its readiness to mentor eight selected tech entrepreneurs chosen by a team of investor experts for startups. The eight tech entrepreneurs are L&L Foods, Accounteer, My Padi, Academix, Piggy Bank, Insight Africa, Ojoro Kitchen and Edusko. Speaking at a…
Accenture sees AI technology boosts revenues by 38%, employment 10%
Businesses risk missing out on major growth opportunities unless Chief Executive Officers take immediate steps to retrain their staff and equip them to work with intelligent technologies.
Technologies that will reposition businesses in 2017, by Accenture
Accenture Research in partnership with Technology Vision has revealed some disruptive technologies that are going to shape business development in 2017.