#NaijaUntapped – Providing Global Solutions, The Best Approach for Scaling-up Nigerian Start-ups 

Nigeria’s tech ecosystem is getting attention from within and outside Africa even though the ecosystem is less than a decade old. The successes of ecommerce giants, Jumia and Konga, were an eye opener to the potentials of the tech market in Nigeria yet few startups are profitable, very few are scaling up and expanding to other markets. (more…)

Win $20,000 in the D-Prize Social Enterprise Contest to Help Distribute Solutions Across Africa – Entry Closes October 3rd

The world has solutions to poverty. Can you distribute them to those in need?

Our world has already invented many effective poverty solutions, but sadly most fail to reach actual people in need. Millions of lives would improve if people had access to proven energy, education, health, and other interventions. Can you start a new social enterprise and solve this problem? (more…)

For Application Calls – 2017 Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders

The U.S. Diplomatic Mission to Nigeria has announced that Applications for the2017 Mandela Washington Fellowship, the flagship program of President Barack Obama’s Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI), and a key part of the U.S. commitment to invest in the future of Africa is currently on-going. It began on Wednesday, September 20, 2016. (more…)

Lagos Are You Ready! MTV Base VJ Search Audition is Coming to Town, Grab Your Chance for the N20million Contract!

MTV Base (DStv Channel 322) is going back on the road in Nigeria this August to audition thousands of potential new VJs to represent the youth and music channel. The channel is on the hunt for a smooth-talking, quick-thinking, music-loving newcomer with swag and a big personality to become the stand-out new Nigerian VJ (TV presenter) for the youth and music channel. (more…)