Tag: entrepreneur

Adebayo EmuleomoJuly 22, 2016

Opinion: 4 things to consider when planning short-term investments

by Susan Melony There’s a lot of tips and advice floating around about are centered on long-term goals and strategies. ...

Mazi EmekaJuly 19, 2016

Opinion: Entrepreneurship in Nigeria is a scam; a multiplier of poverty

by Olajire Philip Nigeria is a country where all big investors have no inventions (tangible or intangible) to their credit. ...

Isime EseneJuly 19, 2016

Dolapo Oni: Let’s not wait another 12 months to fix this Forex challenge

First a rant, then some suggestions. Changing the Nigerian exchange rate regime from a managed rate to a floating rate ...

Tamilore OshodiJuly 15, 2016

Cointreau Creative Crew to award most promising entrepreneur €20,000

Its time people! The recently launched Cointreau’s global philanthropic program, ‘Cointreau Creative Crew’ of April,2016 in Nigeria is finally accepting ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJuly 14, 2016

#AskCharlesOnY!: About the right partnership in business

by Charles Odii Week 4 of #AskCharlesOnY! Dear Charles, What’s your advise on partnership in business, how do I get ...

Mazi EmekaJuly 10, 2016

NTA to broadcast youth entrepreneurship summit and expo Nigeria 2016 live, VP to deliver keynotes

Palm3 Strategy, in partnership with Zenera Consulting and Africa’s largest television network, the Nigerian Television Authority, today announced that the ...

Mazi EmekaJuly 2, 2016

‘I felt fear, but I did it anyway’ | Leading Ladies Africa speaks to Nkem Onwudiwe, Her.Network Founder

Bold, ambitious and vivacious; Nkem Onwudiwe is one woman who leaves a lasting impression on everyone she meets. Motivated by ...

Mazi EmekaJune 4, 2016

Aso Villa Demo Day: Here’s your chance to pitch an idea to the President

As part of the Federal Government’s agenda to diversify the economy and create jobs by stimulating the tech start-up space, ...

Mazi EmekaMay 14, 2016

You can have business lunch with Ruff&Tumble’s Nike Ogunlesi next Saturday (DETAILS)

SME 100 Nigeria a social enterprise which aims to stimulate entrepreneurship among Young Africans by empowering and inspiring them through ...

Janeth JFebruary 29, 2016

SME 100 Nigeria, Rubies vocational school to host International Women’s Day conference

To mark the 2016 International Women’s Day, SME 100 Nigeria and Rubies Vocational School are set to host an International ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 24, 2014

Are you a young entrepreneur in/around Surulere? Apply to be one of 10 candidates for #SurulereStartups || Top 3 businesses to access $150,000 in cash and support

by Damilola Jagun Entries have now opened for the second stream of #SurulereStartups – where 10 young people running businesses ...

Isime EseneAugust 10, 2014

“Our business environment is unfriendly to women” | Leading Ladies Africa speaks to Benedicta Elechi, CEO Ditachi Foods

by Francesca Uriri Having a sweet tooth is not always a bad thing; it can provide the inspiration to set ...

July 28, 2014

“An entrepreneur should be patient and consistent“ | Leading Ladies Africa speaks to Exquisite Magazine’s Tewa Onasanya

by Fransesca Uriri Tewa Onasanya, publisher of Exquisite Magazine speaks about publishing, the passion to succeed, overcoming challenges and being ...

July 12, 2014

“A female entrepreneur should have big dreams“: Leading Ladies Africa speaks to Tolagbe Martins

by Fransesca Uriri There are no clear-cut rules on how to be a successful entrepreneur. Tolagbe Martins speaks about starting ...

May 20, 2014

Femi Aribisala: Aliko Dangote – The Quintessential Nigerian entrepreneur

by Femi Aribisala   Here is a man who not only makes money; he creates wealth. A lot is reported ...

March 26, 2014

Cover of Chude Jideonwo’s new book ‘Are we the turning-point generation?’ released

by Akintomiwa Agbaje Kachifo Limited, which has published some of the continent’s most finest writers including Chimamanda Ngozi-Adichie, Sefi Atta Binyavanga ...

January 14, 2014

Ruggedman, Tosyn Bucknor blast new anti-gay law

by Oke Efagene The American government are not the only ones displeased by Nigeria’s Same Sex Prohibition Act, Nigerian rapper ...

November 11, 2013

100,000 young Nigerians stand together! The largest generational gathering in Nigeria’s history set for the TBS

by Oge Okonkwo On 18th January 2014, 100,000 young Nigerians from across the nation will declare their stand for the ...

October 13, 2013

Artiste, Peter ‘Psquare’ Okoye turns public speaker… but guess who’s NOT paying attention in class (PHOTOS)

by Adeola Balogun Everybody loves Peter ‘Psquare’ Okoye, except the haters anyway. The young man is a bundle of talent ...

September 20, 2013

She’s the boss! Supermodel, Oluchi channels her inner queen on cover of New African Woman magazine (PHOTOS)

by Oge Okonkwo Nigerian supermodel Oluchi Orlandi, is the face for the New African Woman Magazine October 2013 issue. Oluchi who ...

August 4, 2013

Opinion: Entrepreneuship as the way out of Nigeria’s massive youth unemployment

by Muhammed Abdullahi Tosin My sincere advice is this: rather than be a from-company-to-company job seeker, you should learn and ...

May 8, 2013

Yvonne Unubun: What I’ve learned so far… (30 Days, 30 Voices)

 …this is for everyone out there who is on their grind, hustle, struggle, journey and chasing their dreams – don’t ...

May 6, 2013

4 things you MUST have before starting your own business

by Suze Orman If you’re contemplating a total career change, work for someone who’s already doing what you hope to do. ...

April 18, 2013

9 attributes every employer desperately wants

by Brent Beshore “Good enough” is the enemy of great. It allows corners to be cut, excuses to be made, ...

March 27, 2013

7 habits to adopt to become ultra wealthy

by Lewis Schiff Those who are “business brilliant” have, on average, more failures than members of the middle-class. But they use ...

March 9, 2013

This 25-year-old entrepreneur says you should define success by EFFORT and not wealth

Kendall V. Fontenot by Maria Lloyd I recently had the pleasure of speaking with Kendall V. Fontenot, a 25-year-old African-American ...

January 28, 2013

Do your job, mind your business: How to start a business while keeping your job

by Paul Eze It is very important to know what to expect and what you should be prepared to sacrifice ...

November 20, 2012

Rukky Ladoja: We need to talk about failure (30 Days, 30 Days)

“The main reason why youth development is so slow is that no one talks to them about failure…No one tells ...

November 18, 2012

Kene Rapu: It’s a man’s world? The rise of the fempreneur

Running a company has not been easy, especially in Nigeria where things are not always as straight forward as one ...

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