Tag: entrepreneurship

Op-ed EditorFebruary 24, 2018

“My purpose is to empower women and shatter the glass ceiling” | Award winning business woman, Pontsho Manzi, speaks to Leading Ladies Africa

Being the head of many companies, and wearing many hats is hard. But for power house Pontsho Manzi, establishing a ...

Op-ed EditorFebruary 17, 2018

“When you have divine backing, things move with ease” | Olivia Onyemaobi speaks with Leading Ladies Africa

For Olivia, the confidence her innovation creates in the young ladies who use her products is the major motivation for ...

ToluDecember 19, 2017

Farmties, Taeillo and Greymate Care are the winners of the 2017 She Leads Africa Demo Day

An agricultural trading company, a premium furniture designer, and an online caregiver platform went home as the winners… ToluYour pop ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 21, 2017

Dele Momodu: A good man called Tony Elumelu

by Dele Momodu I’ve known Dr Tony Elumelu, the Chairman of United Bank of Africa for about two decades. I ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 15, 2017

Simon Kolawole: Teach me to fish, please

by Simon Kolawole   Two weeks ago, or a little more than that, I was at the midweek service in ...

SponsorOctober 7, 2017

Kaduna Government, Peugeot Automobile Nigeria and Verdant Zeal host first Innovention Round Table

The Verdant Zeal annual Innovention Series has expanded in scope and subject matter to hold the 1st Innovention Round Table for ...

SponsorOctober 6, 2017

BDSpark empowers you with free unlimited data for one year courtesy Chuvie Decor

For the month of October, Chuvie Decor – a full-service interior design company that specialises in both residential and commercial ...

SponsorOctober 2, 2017

Tecno Mobile produces four millionaires with #LightUpYourDream

TECNO Mobile, a brand known for her continuous efforts in positively impacting local communities fulfilled her promise to empower budding ...

SponsorSeptember 19, 2017

Call for Nominations: Her Network Woman of the Year Awards 2017

Her Network announces “Call for nominations” and is now accepting entries for its debut annual “Woman of the Year” awards. ...

Op-ed EditorAugust 31, 2017

Opinion: This is the best way to do business now

by Oluwafemi Oyefeso   In recent times the number of touch points which a customer can contact an organization through ...

Op-ed EditorAugust 19, 2017

Opinion: Google for Nigeria – Another wake up call to sleeping youth

by Alabi Anjolaolorun What is this thing about Silicon Valley big boys and surprises? So much that the recent visits ...

Op-ed EditorJuly 4, 2017

Tunde Leye: Africa will not entrepreneur or tech its way to development

by Tunde Leye Yes. Contrary to what the conferences say and many nice speakers and reports postulate, Africa will not ...

Op-ed EditorJune 15, 2017

Victor Asemota: Welcome to the age of ZERO excuses

by Victor Asemota AI is coming I was listening to Eric Schmidt the Chairman of Alphabet (Google’s parent company) on ...

SponsorMay 31, 2017

She Leads Africa launches Accelerator for women-run businesses with Work in Progress! Alliance

She Leads Africa has just opened applications for the 2017 She Leads Africa Accelerator, a 3-month program designed to identify, ...

Op-ed EditorMay 27, 2017

Opinion: Building tech for Africa by Africans in diaspora? Here’s how not to fail

by Ade Olabode Have you heard the story of the overseas returnee? Yes, I’m talking about the one we’ve both ...

SponsorMay 26, 2017

Reni Folawiyo, Muni Shonibare, Zainab Ashadu, Uche Nnaji, others to speak at the Lagos Leather Fair

The Lagos Leather Fair is set to hold June 3-4, 2017, at the Federal Palace Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos. The ...

Op-ed EditorApril 28, 2017

Opinion: 5 ways to battle E-commerce giants

by Oluwafemi Oyefeso Online e-commerce giants have come to dominate the retail space in different countries all over the world, ...

Op-ed EditorMarch 21, 2017

Opinion: Ignore the Lies. Anybody can be an entrepreneur

by Oludami On the night of 18th March 2017, I published a series of what I prefer calling rants on ...

Op-ed EditorFebruary 7, 2017

“I was born to do this…it is a calling.” | LadyBoss Omeyi Yangs answers LLA10 questions

  Finding an innovative solution to a problem experienced is a goal of every entrepreneur and that is exactly what ...

Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 27, 2016

I wake up sometimes and wonder what the hell I’m doing – Chude Jideonwo

Managing Partner of RED, Chude Jideonwo says he never planned to become an entrepreneur. In an interview with The Maverick ...

Op-ed EditorDecember 3, 2016

“Entrepreneurship is not for the fainthearted.” | Leading Ladies Africa interviews Shredder Gang CEO, Bunmi George

After struggling with living a healthy lifestyle for many years, Bunmi George used her weight loss success story to create ...

Joachim MacEbongNovember 30, 2016

YNaija Analysis: This is the worst thing about the Senate’s entrepreneurship bill

Earlier today, a bill to establish the Chartered Institute of Entrepreneurs of Nigeria, charged with ‘the Responsibility of Advancing the ...

Mazi EmekaNovember 30, 2016

Progress Booster Show: 30 more entrepreneurs rewarded with N7.5 million

Life Continental Lager Beer, the brand that supports progress, has yet again rewarded thirty new entrepreneurs, with 7.5 million Naira ...

ToluNovember 23, 2016

#Impact365: StartUP6 provides a platform for young entrepreneurs to grow their business using social media influencers

StartUp6 is a unique initiative that targets small businesses by providing a platform for them to connect with social media ...

ToluNovember 2, 2016

Life Continental Beer continues support for entrepreneurship, rewards 30 businesses in Ebonyi

Life Continental Beer has rewarded another set of 30 young entrepreneurs with a total of N7.5 million on the platform ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 26, 2016

Opinion: The Almajiri and comfort of a learning

 by Comrade Abubakar Ismail kankara The historical educational system popularly known as “Makarantar Alo” and the students which has been ...

RoqeebahOctober 25, 2016

Re: Jonathan’s speech | Let’s talk through why Number 38 is rubbish

Yesterday, former President Goodluck Jonathan chose to reopen old wounds or put critics to shame- depends on who you ask. ...

ToluOctober 25, 2016

TFESS presents ‘Making the sales’ entrepreneurship masterclass

The Future Enterprise Support Scheme (TFESS) presents a masterclass on “Making the Sales”. Making the sales simply is the act ...

ToluOctober 24, 2016

Celebrity make-up artist, Sam Fine to speak at the GTBank Fashion Weekend

Sam Fine is one of the most sought after Make-up Artists in the world. Highly regarded for his talent, entrepreneurship ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 20, 2016

Promise Excel: I’m hustling, blogging and fighting for my dreams [Nigerian Voices]

by Promise Excel “Deep into that darkness peering, long I stood there, wondering, fearing, doubting, dreaming dreams no mortal ever ...

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