At seminar, kid entrepreneurs share experiences
Tony Recury is a smart, talented and confident 13-year-old. He is a singer, environmentalist, and the proud owner of O.T Smile Popcorn. Tony started singing at the age of seven
Expert tasks entrepreneurs on business survival
Former President of Nigeria Employers Consultative Association, (NECA), Chief Osunkeye has advised entrepreneurs in the country to operate with sound business principles to survive the harsh environment...
Financial inclusion in West Africa gets boost with new $10m injection
Financial inclusion in West Africa got a boost with the injection of $10 million into the region’s operation. Specifically, the $10 million is a debt financing round...
Experts list power, government policies as obstacles to economic growth
Professionals have attributed Nigeria’s economic downturn largely to unfavourable government policies and unreliable power supply.
Raising next generation of entrepreneurs
During Nigeria’s colonization, developing entrepreneurial or vocational skills were not at the centre of the colonialist minds when they wanted to rule us and impose their form of civilization. Instead of trying to understand our traditional skills and natural potential, the colonial masters concentrated more on what they viewed was of utmost importance, which was…
Nigeria lacks infrastructure for entrepreneurs to flourish, says don
Associate Professor at Carleton University, Canada, Tony Bailtti has disclosed that the country lacks the needed infrastructure for entrepreneurs to flourish.
Accelerating women’s entrepreneurial potential, participation in governance for development
The number of women entrepreneurs that are creating employment, fostering economic growth and social cohesion have been on a steady rise in the last few decades.
Twitter Co-Founder and CEO, Jack Dorsey, Visits Nigeria
Yesterday, the C.E.O of twitter, Jack Dorsey, arrived in Nigeria as part of his listening and learning tour across Africa. This came after his announcement in October where he said he will be in Africa for the whole of November, visiting four African countries. Nigeria and Ghana in West Africa, Ethiopia in East Africa…
‘Nigerian entrepreneurs require platform for goods, services’
The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Muhammad Musa Bello, has said what Nigerian entrepreneurs truly need is a platform to show case their goods, and services, while also having access to credit for growth and sustainability.