To overcome the currenteconomic hardship occasioned by the removal of fuel subsidy,business experts, scholars and clerics have urged Nigerians to embrace entrepreneurship and have business mindset, saying prayers are not enough to make anyone prosperous.
Humanitarian Activist, Kennedy Iyere has launched a business financing intervention programme to support youth and women entrepreneurs in Africa.
A Textile artist and convener of Craft A Woman/Girl Initiative (CAWGI), Ifeoluwa Ojo, popularly called ‘omoge Ifeoluwa’, has called on President Bola Ahmed Tinubu to empower youths so they can embrace entrepreneurship. Ojo made the call during a free adire empowerment programme. She said this would reduce unemployment in the country. The programme, which aimed…
The Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) Alumnae Association has launched Project 50 Kids, an initiative to empower young students from public and private secondary schools in Ogun State with creative, business and soft skills.
About 5000 job seekers will be trained under the Federal Government Social Investment Initiative on various entrepreneurial skills and programmes to empower and make them employers of labour.
Imo State has ranked number one in terms of digital innovation and entrepreneurship development among the states of the federation. The new State of Entrepreneurship Index Report for Nigeria by the FATE Institute...
The Israeli Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Michael Freeman on March 14, paid a working visit to the Executive Secretary, Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund), Arc. Sonny S.T. Echono at the Fund’s Headquarters in Abuja.
As Africa’s largest economy, Nigeria is strategically positioned to be a significant player in the global economy. Given the right support and the fact that the country is potentially fertile ground for massive growth and development, Nigerian businesses can claim the top spot globally. But for this to happen, several issues must be considered.
30 Dec 2022
The FATE Institute of FATE Foundation recently launched the State of Entrepreneurship in Nigeria 2022 report at the just concluded 8th Annual FATE Institute Policy Dialogue Series on Entrepreneurship which was held on Thursday, November 17, 2022. This year, the State of Entrepreneurship in Nigeria report was launched alongside a second report looking at “Bridging…
20 Nov 2022
To adopt gender-responsive measures to better target and widen representation, the International Labour Organisation (ILO) in collaboration with the Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA) has inaugurated
14 Nov 2022
A House of Representatives member, Adesegun Adekoya, has advised that small and medium scale enterprise must be given priority for the country’s economic prosperity.
23 Oct 2022
The Advisor of Entrepreneurship and Job Creation of GIZ (Deutsche Gesellschaft Fῡr Internationale Zusammenarbeit), Babafemi Oyediran, has said that over 30,000 students in 330 secondary schools