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20 Feb
Ogola Lois Kange is a trained Architect and founder of Smiley’z Mobile Kitchen. She recently participated in and graduated from the AWP Network Vendor Program
23 Jan
The AWP Network Initiative has unveiled Patience Salifu of CondimentPlus, Ogola Lois Kange of Smiley’z Mobile Kitchen, Olufunmilola Shelika of Gef’s Smoked Edibles, Ebun Feludu of JAM - The Coconut Food Company, Chigozie Bashua...
17 Oct 2020
Founder, African Women Power (AWP) Network, Mary Olushoga launched the AWP Network Vendor Initiative in collaboration with ShopRite Nigeria on July 15, 2020. Over 2,500 vendors applied to the programme.
17 Nov 2018
Millennial Youtuber, Florentina Agu, wants to change how restaurants serve Nigerians; hence she set up her restaurant review channel Dining Out with Flo. She shares the story of her journey into the business, prospects and challenges with AWP Network What inspired you to start your business? I was inspired to start “Dining Out with Flo”…
17 Feb 2018
In line with its mission to power small business success for African entrepreneurs through training and support, the AWP Network organised a pitch competition for young entrepreneurs at Afe Babalola University, Ado Ekiti, Nigeria.
4 Nov 2017
Mary Olushoga, Founder of the African Women Power (AWP) Network won the empowerment award at the recently concluded AWIEF conference, which took place in Cape Town, South Africa.
8 Apr 2017
Discussion topics such as Tech Dialogues: What It Means To Be A Woman In Tech, will explore the challenges and progress made in the STEM fields with regards to African women and girls.
17 Sep 2016
On Tuesday, August 23, 2016 – The AWP Network made history by organizing and hosting Taraba State’s first-ever pitch competition. This is the first time that a pitch competition for entrepreneurs will be held in the Taraba, Nigeria.
9 Jul 2016
Women entrepreneurs in Nigeria face a host of cultural and institutional hurdles they must negotiate on their way to success. Despite these obstacles, women are thriving ...
2 Jul 2016
The AWP Network poses this question to young innovative African Women Entrepreneurs and here is what they have to say about starting a business with no capital.

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