Connect Nigeria’s E-business Fair 2015

  ‘   The countdown continues as Connect Nigeria’s 2nd annual e-Business Fair approaches. The fair holds on February 21st, 2015 with the theme ‘e -Business and the Growth of Your Enterprise’. We are anticipating over 3,000 people this year as well as representatives from leading enterprises and organisations across Nigeria to be in attendance on […]

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Key to Developing Your Startup Idea in 5 Days – Google Ventures

Google Ventures recently announced the development of a new method to test ideas and solutions, before launching your minimal products to understand, if the idea is any good. It gives product developers the ability to build and test any idea in 40 hours The sprint is a five-day process for answering critical business questions through […]

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ChopUp & 6 others emerge winners of the Airtel CAS competition

AIRTEL Nigeria has rewarded seven entrepreneurs with exceptional apps and business startup ideas with a sum of N1 million each. The winners include  Pass.Ng, Yuzah, PushCV, Sonbim Games, MatchUP, Blubird and ChopUp. The assessment  done by the judges during the  Event were in 3 broad areas – Technical capability, Commercial potential and Organization structure. Each of the winning […]

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Register Now to Attend the Google Digital Business Manager’s Program (March 2015)

Dates: March 10th, 11th and 12th, 2015 Venue: Lagos, Nairobi & Accra – details to be communicated with selected attendees Time: 9am – 5.30pm daily Application Deadline:February 18th, 2015 The Digital Business Management program (DBM) is a program developed to bring small and medium businesses (SMBs) online in a lasting way. The program will leverage […]

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Calling all #AfricanEntrepreneurs…startup ideas are welcome (19days Left)

How can I complete the application form of The Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme with just a business idea? This question has come up in several forms among the thousands of applicants since the application portal opened on January 1st 2015.  TEEP is open to applicants with existing businesses which have been in operation for […]

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Good African Coffee – How A Small Company Built A Global Coffee Brand!

In 2004, Ugandan entrepreneur Andrew Rugasira founded Good African Coffee, with a vision to become the first African to collect, roast, market, and sell quality coffee direct to supermarkets globally. By his example, Rugasira hoped to demonstrate that trade, not aid, was a viable, sustainable strategy for driving Africa’s economic and social development.

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Interviews with DEMO Africa finalists saisai Wireless. #happinessisfreewifi

This Zimbabwean company provides a bandwidth redistribution wireless mesh network consisting of free access wireless hotspots in public areas, including public transportation. SaiSai explains that many companies have large periods of time when their internet capacity is not being used to full capacity. The startup’s technology then uses this wasted data to securely feed extra […]

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Afrileaks Officially Launch: Empowering Everyone In Africa to fight Corruption

Afrileaks is now officially  launched. it is a site that allows you to leak confidential documents of public interest. AfriLeaks allows you to leak confidential documents of public interest.  A system  designed to helps you to share these materials while protecting your own identity, making it very hard to identify you as the source of the […]

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