Business

The Art of Strategic Planning for MSMEs

"While all roads lead somewhere, sometimes somewhere is just another kind of nowhere"Cheshire Cat. The strategic objective of this piece is to emphasis the importance...

Ardova commends Stanbic IBTC’s support for LPG storage project

AP LPG terminal, a fully owned subsidiary of Ardova PLC, on Wednesday, 19 January 2022, performed the groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of a...

Opportunities

Co-creation Hub Announces Fintech Innovation Programme

Co-creation Hub, in collaboration with Google, Mojaloop Foundation, and the government of Rwanda, launched the Fintech Innovation Programme. The programme is designed to accelerate Rwanda’s digital transformation in...

Call for Applications: Keystone Startup Advantage (N3m Grant To 3 Successful...

Keystone Startup Advantage (KSA) 3-month Investor Readiness Incubator program, which will kick off this January with an Open Day webinar on 24th & 25th...

Call for Applications: iHatch Startup Incubation Program

Idea Hatch ((iHatch) is a 5-month free intensive incubation program organized by the National Center for Artificial Intelligence and Robotics (NCAIR) in partnership with Japan...

Call for Applications: Making More Health Accelerator 2022

The MMH Business Accelerator, currently in its fourth year, is a structured business growth program that consists of 2 phases. Phase 1 – called the...

Call for Application: 3-month free fashion design training program sponsored by...

The U.S. Consulate General Lagos in partnership with Field Of Skills And Dreams VTE Academy is sponsoring a free 3-month fashion design training program...

Africa

Netflix Commits $1 Million towards Scholarships in Africa

The Creative Equity Scholarship Fund for Africa (CESF) will financially support the next generation of storytellers in Sub-Saharan Africa Netflix, the world’s leading entertainment streaming...

Holberton School to open a new campus in Johannesburg

Holberton School, a project-based college alternative educating the next generation of software engineers, announced the opening of a new campus in Johannesburg, South Africa....

Co-creation Hub Announces Fintech Innovation Programme

Co-creation Hub, in collaboration with Google, Mojaloop Foundation, and the government of Rwanda, launched the Fintech Innovation Programme. The programme is designed to accelerate Rwanda’s digital transformation in...

RegTech Africa Conference to drive growth and shape digital economy

Inaugural Advisory Council to promote innovation, diversity and growth across the Continent The maiden edition of the annual Regtech Africa Conference has been slated to...

Sponsored

Emmviron Institute unveils Business Accelerator Programme for Entrepreneurs and CEOs

As a new year dawns, hundreds of Small, Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in Nigeria will benefit immensely from the one-month Business Accelerator Programme (BAP) to...

MultiChoice Group continues to make an impact across Africa

MultiChoice Group has published its Social Impact Report which details how Africa’s leading entertainment company continues to make a meaningful difference in the communities...

Agriculture&Agro-Allied

Leadway Assurance extends Agric-insurance to support farmers affected by cattle encroachment

Leadway Assurance, one of Nigeria's leading insurers, has extended its flagship Agric-insurance cover to now cover crop farmers for losses incurred due to cattle...

Grosso Foods B.V. Rebrands to Grosso.Africa, Reveals Expansion Plans

In line with its belief that an African farmer’s most important asset is his soil, the company’s rebrand will empower farmers through conservation agriculture...

African Development Bank loans Nigeria $210 million for Special Agro-Industrial Processing...

African Development Bank financing for this program represents one of the Bank’s most ambitious operations in terms of scale and scope to date A $210...

Olam announces N300m investment to set up community seed enterprises to...

Olam,and its subsidiary Crown Flour Mill Limited(CFM),have launched a N300 million (US $750,000) 10-year project to set up community seed enterprises for Nigerian farmers...

African Development Bank approves $10 million equity investment to boost cold...

The investment will advance the Fund toward its targeted final close of $100 million by the second quarter of 2022 The Board of Directors of...

World

Call for Applications: Cisco Global Problem Solver Challenge 2022 for Startups...

The 6th annual Cisco Global Problem Solver Challenge aims to recognize new business ideas that leverage technology for social impact from early-stage entrepreneurs around...

African Dining Hall, Other Food Pavilions to Feed Children for Free...

Kids visiting the ongoing Expo 2020 Dubai are entitled to some perks. One privilege is free entry for children who are aged 18 and...

Vertiv Honours Partners at EMEA Annual Channel Awards

The awards, which were announced on Wednesday 17th November, saw many new and existing Vertiv partners across the EMEA region tune-in virtually Vertiv, a global...

Broll Sets New Benchmark in the Real-estate Industry

Broll-Online™ combines property, financial and facility management and mobility and business intelligence in a single integrated platform Leading Pan-African professional real-estate services provider Broll Property...

ECA Paves Way for Young Girls to Showcase Innovative Skills

The event featured an award ceremony where 22 out of 83 projects were recognised Over two hundred young Cameroonian girls between the ages of 12...