World Intellectual Day: Osinbajo seeks comprehensive reform on intellectual rights
The Vice President of Nigeria, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has underscored the need for a comprehensive reform to strengthen intellectual rights in areas of registration, protection, enhancement and enforcement in Nigeria.
Church empowers youths for SMEs
The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), His Majesty’s Place, Lagos Province 70, has set up Covenant Seed Multi-Purpose Cooperative Society with low interest to support the youth
France votes 3.5 billion Euros for African SMEs, to finance Nigerian states’ health sectors
The French Government is opening the “Choose Africa” conference on President Emmanuel Macron’s 3.5 billion Euros initiative to support start-ups and Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) on the continent, which Nigerian entrepreneurs had benefited from.
UBA business series to empower SMEs
As part of its commitment to support the growth and sustainability of Micro, Small and Medium-scale Enterprises (MSME) in the continent, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc...
SMEs better Nigeria’s GDP by 50%, create 80% jobs
The Minister of State for Industry, Trade and Investment, Ambassador Mariam Katagum has said small and medium enterprises (SMEs) contributed over 50 per cent to Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product....
MFIs, SMEs and challenges of financing
Data by Microfinance Barometer shows that 139.9 million borrowers benefited from the services of microfinance institutions (MFIs) in 2018 compared to 98 million borrowers reported 10 years earlier (2009).
Inter-sectoral framework created to address African economic challenges
A new inter-sectoral think-tank, the Africa Advocacy Programme (AAP), which is working towards addressing endemic challenges in governance, technology, small and medium enterprises (SMEs), education, and finance among others, has been unveiled. The launch makes Nigeria the first country to commence work on the initiative, which draws inspiration from strength of collaboration between the private…
Eonsfleet partners Elixia Tech to digitise, optimise logistics value chains across Africa
As part of efforts to digitise and optimise the logistics value chain across Africa and provide supports to growing Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in the supply chain and logistics industry...
‘How SMEs can access funding opportunities, list on Nigerian Stock Exchange’
Experts have stressed the need for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) under the agro-allied sector to form cooperatives where smallholders farmers will be aggregated for easy accessibility of funds and subsequent listing on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE).