Becoming a successful female entrepreneur – 4 Tips you should know

  Female entrepreneurs in Africa have made a name for themselves in various sectors such as Fashion, Information Technology, Food and Entertainment; even when some men in the society still believe that their wives belong to the kitchen, the living room and the other room – Did I hear you mention a name? In 2013, […]

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Digital Africa Startup Challenge 2017

Digital Challenge Africa

Have you got an innovative solution that could help Africa’s development?  The Agence Française de Développement (AFD, the French Development Agency) and the Banque Publique d’Investissement (BPI, the French Public Investment Bank) invites you to submit an application to the Digital Africa Startup Challenge 2017. The AFD and the BPI want to encourage and support […]

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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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Global Entrepreneurship Week 2016 is here

The Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) 2016 is scheduled for November 12-20, 2016. Every year, events and competitions are held in 160 countries to promote entrepreneurship to the next generation; and as you can imagine, the GEW is the world’s largest campaign to promote entrepreneurship. Since its creation, more than 10 million people have participated in […]

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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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