We need more young Nigerians in technology space, says Tijani
In May this year, Facebook launched NG_Hub in Lagos-its first flagship innovative space in Africa, in partnership with Co-Creation Hub (CcHub). Last week, they both collaborated on another mentorship programme in Nigeria, tagged: FbStart Accelerator programme aimed at empowering local start-ups and students with funding, technical and business support to optimise their products for growth.…
Osinbajo visits workstation during #VPTourofTech
One week ago, the Vice President of Nigeria, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, visited some of the most innovative tech companies in Lagos — Paystack, Andela, FarmCrowdy, African Fintech Foundry, Co-Creation Hub, and Workstation. His interest in connecting first-hand with the start-up community in Nigeria is a step in the right direction for the future of Nigeria.…
Let there be more incubators
The year was 2012. I was fresh out of NYSC and had a bunch of quixotic ideas about online media. At that time, procuring my own office space was laughably out of the question.