Business

DBN disbursed N250 billion in grants to MSMEs in 2021 –...

The Nigerian Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, on Thursday said that the Development Bank of Nigeria (DBN) disbursed N250 billion grant containing a N50...

Edo State, BoI extend N20M Loan Facilities to Local Manufacturers

The Edo State Government, in partnership with the Bank of Industry (BoI), has extended a credit facility to local manufacturers seeking loans of up...

Opportunities

Call for Solutions – Challenge Fund for Youth Employment Nigeria

Applications open today, September 30, 2022.  The Challenge Fund for Youth Employment (CFYE) is a 6-year programme funded by the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs. CFYE aims to...

Call for Applications: GAIN Agribusiness Innovation Challenge Oyo State (N2M Cash...

The Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN) calls all agribusiness owners in Oyo State to apply for the Agribusiness Innovation Challenge. The Agribusiness Innovation Challenge...

Call for Applications: 2023 Savvy Prize for Impact-Driven Entrepreneurs (Win $3,000...

The Savvy Prize is back for the second year. Savvy is calling all entrepreneurs from around the world, with high-impact for-profit or non-profit projects,...

Call for Applications: THRIVE l SHELL Climate-Smart Agriculture Challenge (up to...

The THRIVE/Shell Climate-Smart Agriculture Challenge seeks to identify and support top start-up and scale-up innovators who are driving the global transformation to climate-smart agriculture...

Call for Applications: BFA Global Catalyst Fund 2022

Apply now to become a Catalyst Fund company! Partner Organization BFA Global Catalyst Fund programs, operating in key markets including Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, Ghana,...

Africa

Africa to host ‘Global 28 Credentials of Entrepreneur Summit’ for first...

Ghana - The Global 28 Credentials of Entrepreneur (28COE), a platform designed to help global as well as aspiring entrepreneurs around the world yearly,...

African Establishments clinch victories as WTO, ITC, ICC announce Winners of...

The World Trade Organisation (WTO), the International Trade Centre (ITC) and the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) have announced winners and runners-up in the...

Multiple Awards to be won as Africa SME Champions Forum 2022...

For the first time in its 7 year history, the Africa SME Champions Forum is set to hold in Uganda. The event which is...

Microsoft fortifies partnership with AfDB to fast-track Africa Youth Entrepreneurship

Microsoft is expanding its partnership with the African Development Bank to support Africa’s youth entrepreneurs under the bank’s Youth Entrepreneurship Investment Banks (YEIB) Initiative. Through...

Sponsored

AFEX introduces Investment Opportunities via its Trade Finance Note

AFEX is introducing an investment opportunity for investors looking to tap into the export market and enjoy the benefits of their investment – the...

Halo Financial Services Launches into Nigeria Fintech Space  

Halo Financial Services Ltd, a fintech start-up has launched with an innovative approach to help Nigerians manage and grow their money. Speaking at a media...

Agriculture&Agro-Allied

1,900 MSMEs key into N519m NICOP Loan

Nigeria - The Special Advisor on Innovative Success of Finance & Investment for Value Chains, Nigeria Competitive Project (NICOP), Ana Garcia Vinambres has disclosed,...

Call for Applications: GAIN Agribusiness Innovation Challenge Oyo State (N2M Cash...

The Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN) calls all agribusiness owners in Oyo State to apply for the Agribusiness Innovation Challenge. The Agribusiness Innovation Challenge...

Afrimash unveils USSD Code to grant Agripreneurs Access to Supplies

Nigerian agritech company – Afrimash, a virtual marketplace for livestock farmers to find and access farm supplies and equipment, has launched a USSD code. Farmers...

Call for Applications: THRIVE l SHELL Climate-Smart Agriculture Challenge (up to...

The THRIVE/Shell Climate-Smart Agriculture Challenge seeks to identify and support top start-up and scale-up innovators who are driving the global transformation to climate-smart agriculture...

African Development Bank Launches New Tools for SMEs to Tap Opportunities...

The African Development Bank has released a series of toolkits to assist Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in tapping green investment opportunities contained in...

World

Africa to host ‘Global 28 Credentials of Entrepreneur Summit’ for first...

Ghana - The Global 28 Credentials of Entrepreneur (28COE), a platform designed to help global as well as aspiring entrepreneurs around the world yearly,...

African Establishments clinch victories as WTO, ITC, ICC announce Winners of...

The World Trade Organisation (WTO), the International Trade Centre (ITC) and the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) have announced winners and runners-up in the...

Call for Applications: Black Girl Fest Launchpad Programme for Female Entrepreneurs

Eligible to Nigerian Women Entrepreneurs around the World Launchpad is a 9-week learning programme designed to support Black women founders to succeed in entrepreneurship...

Call for Projects: Business Partnership Facility (up to €200,000 non-refundable grant)

The Business Partnership Facility (BPF) grants financial support to companies contributing to SDGs in developing countries. The BPF is initiated and financed by the Belgian...

Call for Applications: Entrepreneurship World Cup 2022

The EntrepreneurshipWorldCup is BACK! If you are an entrepreneur looking to take your business to the next level, the EntrepreneurshipWorldCup is for you! Simply by signing...