Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Forum 2018

Attend 4th Annual Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Forum 2018

The largest gathering of African entrepreneurs and the broader entrepreneurship ecosystem will unite over 5,000 entrepreneurs, global investors, leaders from the African public and private sectors and developmental organisations at the Federal Palace Hotel, Lagos. The event is a unique opportunity to generate ideas, forge networks and bring policymakers and the private sector together, in […]

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How to become a Reseller on EstoreSMS

How to become a Reseller on EstoreSMS   A reseller account will allow you to buy SMS units at cheaper rate and resell it at your own rate.   To own a reseller account, here are a few steps to follow:   Step 1: Purchase domain name and hosting   You can register and host […]

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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Apply to win $10,000 at Techpoint Build West Africa

Earlier this year, Techpoint hosted the maiden edition of Techpoint  Build; an annual event aimed primarily at facilitating more local investments in home-grown startups and the local business ecosystem. One of the highlight of the event was Pitch Storm, where nine of the finest startups from Nigeria competed for the opportunity to pitch to investors. In the end, […]

Union Bank Campus Innovation Challenge

Apply for Union Bank Campus Innovation Challenge

The Campus Innovation Challenge is a Union Bank initiative (in partnership with CcHub) that aims to discover and support students engaged in entrepreneurial activities across tertiary institutions in Nigeria. Union Bank is running the Campus Innovation Challenge to discover and support students engaged in entrepreneurial activities across tertiary institutions in Nigeria. We want to see […]

How Facebook lost  $119 billion of its market cap

Facebook lost about $119 billion of its market cap today. Technically, it made history: it recorded the largest loss in a single day in stock market history. But Facebook is lucky: it did not lose because of competition; it lost because of correcting its past. Yes, User Privacy won even as Facebook temporarily lost. Facebook just had […]

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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 […]