TEDxYaba Scheduled for Saturday August 19th

TEDxYaba is holding on Saturday August 19th at Hall 1 Ozone Cinemas, E-Centre, Yaba. The Yaba area of Lagos houses the famous technology cluster in Lagos widely regarded as Nigeria’s Silicon Valley and is a melting pot for some of the finest innovators in the country, who in true TED spirit have built the ecosystem into what it […]

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500 Startups’ Geeks On A Plane Tour is Coming to Africa – Lagos is the first stop

Lagos has constantly positioned itself as a hub for entrepreneurship and tech innovation. In recent times, the city has played host to some of the biggest names in the tech industry which include Steve Case Co-founder America Online, Micheal Seibel CEO of YCombinator and Mark Zuckerberg Founder of Facebook to name a few. Over the […]

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StartupLagos : In search for 10 Innovative Student-led research projects

Universities are critical to the future growth of any economy and are to be at the forefront of research and discovery.   Businesses across all industries depend on cutting-edge research that will allow them to compete and deliver the products and services their customers demand. Nigerian Higher institutions have a wide range of talented inventors […]

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Innovating Justice Boostcamp 2016: Startups battle for a chance to win Over € 160,000

As part of the lineup of events during the Lagos Startup Week,   HiiL, in partnership with the Ford Foundation, is organising the Innovating Justice Boostcamps taking place in Lagos (similar events will take place in Tunis, Kampala, Johannesburg and Nairobi) on the 29th of September 2016! This event will highlight this year’s semi-finalists for the […]

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TEEP 2016 – Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme

Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship

The Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme (TEEP) is the flagship entrepreneurship programme of the Tony Elumelu Foundation, founded by the entrepreneur, respected investor and philanthropist Tony O. Elumelu. The programme is open to young businesses with strong market feasibility, clear financial models and run by capable teams. Applications are invited from various sectors including Agriculture, […]

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Merck Accelerator Africa accepting applications

Accelerator Kenya Spring 17

Merck, a leading science and technology company in the areas of Healthcare, Life Science and Performance Materials based in Germany, brings startups in Africa a 3 months accelerator programme. If you have a solution for healthcare in Africa and are looking for a long term partnership and support beyond financing, then Merck Accelerator Africa is […]

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Will Your Startup be next? – 1776 LAGOS Challenge Cup Competition

Starting a business  in Africa can be a thrilling  experience yet an intimidating challenge; especially with capturing your target market, funding & building a brand.  A little note about the opportunity   1776 is a global incubator and seed fund that finds promising startups focused on solving the world’s most fundamental challenges and helps engineer […]

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