Stanbic IBTC Innovation Challenge

Stanbic IBTC Innovation Challenge for Startups in Nigeria 2018

The Stanbic IBTC Innovation challenge is officially open! Calling all early-stage startups and product teams to submit solutions to the any of the 3 challenge problem areas. The Stanbic IBTC Innovation Challenge aims to leverage digital technology, innovation and expertise outside the traditional financial service providers, to improve efficiencies and capture new opportunities that add […]

ecobank fintech challenge finalist

See full list of Ecobank Fintech Challenge Finalist 2018

Ecobank, the leading independent pan-African banking group, has announced the finalists for the 2nd edition of the annual Ecobank Fintech Challenge, a competition for Africa-focused technology start-ups. The list includes 11 fintech start-ups from across the continent and beyond. An Innovation Fair & Awards ceremony will honour the start-ups on August 30, 2018 at the […]

Register for Lagos Fintech Week – The Nigeria Fintech Award 2018

Lagos Fintech Week (LFW) is an invigorating week of distinct FinTech events that delivers exciting discussions, stimulating demos and insightful debates. Whether you’re a start-up, technology company, investor, financial institution, research institute or innovation professional, you’ll want to be part of it What to expect at the Lagos Fintech Week 5,000 Participants from 50 Countries We […]


Flutterwave gets USSD Approval From CBN

Flutterwave one of Nigeria’s online payment processor has received approval from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to own and operate an Unstructured Supplementary Service Data (USSD) technology product. According to an official statement from the company, the CBN has granted approval for this solution. The USSD service will enable its enterprise and retail customers to […]

seedstars world competition 2018

Apply for the Seedstars World Competition 2018

Seedstars World, the largest startup competition for emerging markets, is back in Africa to scout for the top high growth startups and entrepreneurs and accelerate them on their path to global scaling. About the SeedStars World Competition: On this 2018 edition of the tour, Seedstars World will visit over 20+ cities across Sub-Saharan Africa to […]

StartupAnambra 2.0

Apply to Pitch at #StartupAnambra 2.0

#StartupAnambra 2.0 is loading It also accords the participants the ability and the right platform to showcase their brand and connect with potential investors. The Theme of this year’s event is: “Connect, Learn and Disrupt” The event is targeted at young people (Businesses) who are passionate about re-writing their entrepreneurship story from the conventional business […]

Ecobank FinTech Challenge 2018 for Programmers and Developers in Africa

Ecobank is calling on all developers and innovators with bright ideas for financial technology to share their vision of creating Africa’s next big FinTech solution with them. Up to $500, 000 will be won by technopreneurs who successfully pitch the most interesting and viable solutions. About Ecobank Fintech Challenge: Ecobank is challenging Africa’s new generation […]

Hurray! Cregital is 3

2 Days ago, one of the fastest growing design and creative agency, Cregital announced on their sister product and social forum that they will be 3 years this Friday. The official statement as released on the networking site states thus “Hi @everybody! Cregital will be turning 3 in a couple of days – Friday to […]

How Cregital – Digital Design & Development Agency started

Cregital is well-known in Nigeria not only for what they do but as a brand that cares deeply about its people. This makes it stand out from other startups and companies. So, what is this Cregital? Cregital is a creative and digital design agency that helps brands make smart expressions. They are also focused on nurturing […]

Over $100 million available in funding for African entrepreneur

It’s a new season and opportunities are not ceasing. Here are top opportunities you shouldn’t allow slip through your fingers this year. Let’s dig into them! Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Program (TEEP) — $10,000 Africa’s largest philanthropy supporting entrepreneurship – The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) is now accepting applications for business ideas that can transform Africa. The Programme, […]