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13 Sep
Planning is key to any form of business structure anywhere in the world, be it large enterprises, partnerships, small or even start-ups.
23 Feb
Co-Founder, Chekkit Technologies, Tosin Adelowo; CEO of SALUBATA, Fela Akinse; Founder of Ecotutu, Babajide Oluwase; Founder of Machi, Nkechi Idinmachi; and Founder of Mainlotz Edge, Bamidele Joshua
19 Aug 2020
Nigeria Innovation Week, a week-long event that brings together stakeholders from different sectors of the economy, is set to hold from October 6 to 8, with a focus on,
19 May 2020
Statistics has it that 80 percent of startup businesses in Nigeria have failed within the first 18 months. It is however not surprising that lack of access to finance is the most common reason for the failure of these startup businesses in Nigeria.
25 Apr 2020
As part of efforts to curtail the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), seven start-ups deploying solutions and platforms to mitigate the rapid spread of the pandemic in Nigeria have received $3,000 each from the #COVID-19 Innovation Challenge Virtual Demo Day.
16 Mar 2020
Edo State government, on Thursday, commenced the disbursement of over N202 million to 2,250 start-ups spread across five local government areas of the state.
3 Nov 2019
According to Forbes, a start-up has been defined as “a company working to solve a problem where the solution is not obvious and success is not guaranteed” and also as “a state of mind... when people join your company and are still making the explicit decision to forgo stability in exchange for the promise of…
10 May 2019
Layer3, a leading IT Solutions provider in Nigeria, emerged winner of the keenly contested Cloud Based Solution Provider awards at the 2019 Beacon of ICT Distinguished lecture / award series. Beacon of ICT Distinguished Lecture/Awards is widely regarded as the most prestigious annual event available in the ICT industry in Nigeria and is in its…
27 Mar 2019
To assist Nigerian technology start-ups harness their potential through its 3D Africa program, Youth for Technology Foundation (YTF), in partnership with GE Lagos Garage, has held its pitch and networking session for tech start-ups. Present at the event with theme: ‘Building a Viable Hardware Ecosystem in Nigeria’, were the Belgian Minister of Digital Agenda, Philippe…
16 Jan 2019
Faster Capital, a virtual incubator based in Dubai Internet City, has just launched its first round of incubation and acceleration programs for 2019. The first round, which started, yesterday, January 15th, will last till March 16th. Poised to help non – technical entrepreneurs build successful technical start-ups, the programme allows the start-up to focus on…
7 Oct 2017
Since the Chivas Venture first launched globally in 2014, almost 6,000 social entrepreneurs have applied for the chance to receive a share of the annual $1 million fund, and applications for the 2018 competition are now open.


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In a surprisingly crowded week, President Muhammadu Buhari vows to sustain the nation’s democratic order and do the needful in terms of ensuring that governorship election holds in Anambra....
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The Director, Media and Advocacy, NDLEA, Mr Femi Babafemi said this in a statement issued in Abuja on Sunday.
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It’s no secret that Ghana has been high on my bucket list for some time. My IG followers can attest to that, I’m sure. My constant coverage of this incredible country situated in the centre of the world has been consistent. But the question is, can you blame me? As an avid heritage tourist who…
58 mins ago
Super Eagles striker, Emmanuel Bonaventure Dennis, was in sizzling and inspired form on Saturday, scoring once and creating two goals as Watford thrashed Everton 5-2 at Goodison Park. Norwegian striker Josh King may have captured the headlines with his hat-trick against his former club, but Emmanuel Dennis it was who practically dismantled and destroyed Everton,…
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Afghanistan's Taliban government launched a programme to tackle hunger on Sunday, offering thousands of people wheat in exchange for labour.