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EDUCATION Press Release

Sterling Bank Partners With Aussie Hub To Fund Education Loan

13th June 2022

  Ehizuahub, an Australian education and creative technology hub, has sealed a deal with Sterling Bank Plc to bridge the financial gap in accessing online and on-campus quality Australian education. The parties disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday. “Sterling Bank has integrated Ehizua Hub to EdPay via its Edubanc platform to allow the bank … Continue reading Sterling Bank Partners With Aussie Hub To Fund Education Loan

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Press Release

Savvy Further Expands Its Learning Curriculum To Include Product Design Modules

8th June 2022

Savvy, a global virtual Fellowship program designed for aspiring and early-stage entrepreneurs around the world, to support and accelerate their entrepreneurial growth, has today, expanded its 22-week learning curriculum to include 10 Product Design modules—taking the entire learning duration on Savvy to 32 weeks. “There is nothing more powerful than an idea whose time has … Continue reading Savvy Further Expands Its Learning Curriculum To Include Product Design Modules

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Press Release

Community Design Workshop

20th May 2022

The Future of work is a community and future-thinking leaders and creators have begun engaging in building communities to increase the sustainability of their work process and social impact. There are many important reasons to learn community design for growth, impact and influence. The truth is, you never know the extent of your growth until … Continue reading Community Design Workshop

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Press Release

Ceramica Expo West Africa 2022

16th May 2022

Join us at the Global Meeting Point of Ceramic, Bathroom and Kitchen Sectors in West Africa – CERAMICA EXHIBITION 2022 Ceramica Expo West Africa 2022 is a dedicated event for manufacturers and suppliers of ceramic products to showcase their latest product design and innovation.  It will bring together the sector leader companies, key buyers and … Continue reading Ceramica Expo West Africa 2022

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Press Release

MEGA CLIMA EXPO 2022

  Visit the Largest HVAC+R Industry Platform in West Africa – MEGA CLIMA EXPO 2022!!! The 5th International Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Exhibition (HVAC&R) is the West Africa premier event in the Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration industry with a focus on the industry’s high-quality equipment and tech innovative solutions, bringing together … Continue reading MEGA CLIMA EXPO 2022

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Press Release

ROAM Jobs Evolves To Become The African Talent Company

Expands mandate to include offline recruitment, outsourcing and e-learning in a move to consolidate the pan-African recruitment market   Africa’s leading recruitment marketplaces have announced their new identity, coming together and rebranding as The African Talent Company under the leadership of Hilda Kabushenga Kragha. Backed by its shareholders Swiss Ringier AG and Australian SEEK Ltd., the company has … Continue reading ROAM Jobs Evolves To Become The African Talent Company

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Press Release Women

Navigate Life’s Pitfalls At The Pride Women Conference

4th May 2022

  The sixth edition of the Pride Women Conference is scheduled to hold on Friday, May 6, 2022, with the theme “Getting a Handle on Your Life’s Trajectory: Steps to Take, Pitfalls to Avoid”. Following the internal and external upheavals over the past few years due to the rising cost of living, unabating insecurity, and … Continue reading Navigate Life’s Pitfalls At The Pride Women Conference

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Press Release

Eden Life Expands To Kenya And Acquires Lynk

30th April 2022

Eden Life, Africa’s first home concierge services scheduling platform, has acquired Lynk, the former technology company connecting informal workers to job opportunities across Kenya. The strategic acquisition, brokered by Enza Capital, sees Eden Life expand into Kenya and leverages Lynk’s successful platform that connected informal workers with end-users through automated job matching and standardised processes.  … Continue reading Eden Life Expands To Kenya And Acquires Lynk

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Press Release

OnePort 365 Secures $5 Million Seed Funding To Digitize Freight Management In Africa

OnePort 365, a digital freight forwarding company that makes it easier to move cargo to, from and within Africa, has raised $5 million in seed funding to drive the end-to-end digitisation of freight management in Africa and support its expansion into new markets across the continent. The seed funding round was led by Mobility 54 (the … Continue reading OnePort 365 Secures $5 Million Seed Funding To Digitize Freight Management In Africa

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BUSINESS Press Release

UK And Nigeria Host Talks To Boost £3.2 Billion Trade Partnership

The UK and Nigeria held trade and investment talks today at the Economic and Development Forum (EDF) in London, to promote trade as a force for good and boost a partnership worth over £3 billion. At the Forum, both countries marked increased support for small and medium-sized enterprises in Nigeria including the UK Manufacturing Africa … Continue reading UK And Nigeria Host Talks To Boost £3.2 Billion Trade Partnership

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Press Release

Hear From Leading Industry Thought Leaders At Securex West Africa

26th April 2022

  With just two weeks to go until Securex West Africa returns, here’s an insight into what you can expect at this year’s event. As the region’s leading exhibition and conference for the security, safety, fire and facilities management sectors there really is no better place to get up to speed with the industry trends … Continue reading Hear From Leading Industry Thought Leaders At Securex West Africa

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Press Release

Through goHeo, Huu Truong Ngo Is Teaching Children Money Management

21st April 2022

  In an interview with CNBC in 2013, American billionaire Warren Buffett said that parents’ mistake is to wait until their children are teenagers to teach them about money. He believes that financial education should start earlier from preschool because good habits must be formed at a young age. In many countries, education about money … Continue reading Through goHeo, Huu Truong Ngo Is Teaching Children Money Management

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Press Release

Equipment & Manufacturing West Africa

Equipment & Manufacturing West Africa (EMWA) is Nigeria’s premier Exhibition & Conference for the Manufacturing, Engineering, Machinery, and service industry. The event will bring together companies from around the world to Lagos to network, exchange information, forge partnerships, and do business under one roof. Manufacturers, suppliers, distributors, buyers, and technical specialists from the manufacturing industry … Continue reading Equipment & Manufacturing West Africa

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Press Release

Nigeria’s Financial Markets Receive Boost From UK-Aid Via FSD Africa

11th April 2022

  A two-week visit to Nigeria enhances efforts to deliver beneficial development and financial outcomes for a stronger more resilient national economy. Nigeria’s financial markets have been boosted by a series of announcements and commitments by Financial Sector Deepening (FSD) Africa, a specialist development agency working to strengthen financial markets across sub-Saharan Africa. The announcements were made … Continue reading Nigeria’s Financial Markets Receive Boost From UK-Aid Via FSD Africa

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Press Release

ARM’s DAAYTA 2022 Virtual Finalists Pitch Event Set To Hold On April 8th 2022

30th March 2022

  ARM has announced that the 2022 edition of the Deji Alli ARM Young Talent Award (DAAYTA) finalists pitch event will hold virtually on April 8th, 2022. This is the fourth edition since the pilot run in 2015. The past winners of the initiative include Wesabi (2019) (Murtala Sanni); www.wesabi.com; The Paper Packaging Company (2020) … Continue reading ARM’s DAAYTA 2022 Virtual Finalists Pitch Event Set To Hold On April 8th 2022

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Press Release

 iCreate Africa Is Set To Rebrand And Reposition Construction Trades Skills Through Its Annual Skills Fest

29th March 2022

  iCreate Africa is a Human capital development social enterprise committed to developing and rebranding technical trade professions through annual skills competitions, Exhibitions, and training. This year, iCreate Africa intends to focus on the construction industry, in order to find solutions to an unending decline of artisans and a possible increase in the employment sector … Continue reading  iCreate Africa Is Set To Rebrand And Reposition Construction Trades Skills Through Its Annual Skills Fest

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Press Release

3 Africans Win The 2022 Savvy Prize

Finally, the four finalists who will share the $4,450 Savvy Prize 2022 for Impact-Driven Entrepreneurs, have emerged. This Prize, running for its first year, seeks to recognize and support the efforts of Savvy Fellows working to solve some of the world’s most pressing problems through innovative and sustainable ways. The debut edition of the Savvy … Continue reading 3 Africans Win The 2022 Savvy Prize

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Press Release Real Estate

The International Real Estate Conference And Exhibition

11th March 2022

The International Real Estate Conference and exhibition is set to hold on the 12th of April, 2022 at the International Conference Center, Ibadan, Oyo-State Nigeria by 10 am prompt. The theme for the Conference & Exhibition is Promoting Economies of Nations through Real Estate Investments and Developments. The conference will parade the continents leading investors, developers, industry … Continue reading The International Real Estate Conference And Exhibition

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Food Press Release

Agrofood And Plastprintpack Nigeria 2022

10th March 2022

The 7th agrofood & plastprintpack Nigeria featuring global technology leaders from 15 countries and a top-level 3-day conference. Bureau Veritas is the Gold Sponsor. Great synergies: Packaging Masterclass, the 4th WACCSE and the 16th NIPEX to co-locate. The Nigerian agrofood & plastprintpack industry will meet again for the highlight of the year. Organised by the … Continue reading Agrofood And Plastprintpack Nigeria 2022

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Press Release

TradeDepot Acquires Accra-based Green Lion To Accelerate Expansion Across Ghana

28th February 2022

  TradeDepot, the leading B2B eCommerce and embedded finance platform in Africa, has announced the acquisition of Green Lion, the biggest and fastest-growing B2B eCommerce platform in Ghana, to accelerate the delivery of its services across the country.  Founded in 2018, Green Lion has been committed to revolutionising access to essential goods and services and enabling … Continue reading TradeDepot Acquires Accra-based Green Lion To Accelerate Expansion Across Ghana

Health Press Release

Breaking: roHealth Partners E-Settlement Limited, Provides HMO To POS Agents

18th February 2022

roHEALTH Provides 80,000 Agents of E-SL’s PayCentre Nationwide with Health Insurance Coverage – Commences pilot  roHealth again stamps its authority as the frontline HMO platform in Nigeria by providing 80,000 agents of PayCentre, Nigeria’s foremost Agent Banking Services provider with access to affordable and high-quality health insurance plans on its platform. This comes as an … Continue reading Breaking: roHealth Partners E-Settlement Limited, Provides HMO To POS Agents

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Press Release

Flutterwave Closes $250m In Series D Funding, Valuation Rises To Over $3bn

17th February 2022

Flutterwave attracts an all-star line-up of leading new investors Flutterwave, a leading technology company, announced today that it has raised USD $250 million in Series D funding, valuing the company at over $3 billion as the brand continues to transform the way Africans transact on the continent and worldwide  Flutterwave has become the highest valued … Continue reading Flutterwave Closes $250m In Series D Funding, Valuation Rises To Over $3bn

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Press Release TECH

Converge III: Pan-African Blockchain & Crypto Meetup Holds February, 24th 2022

1st February 2022

  The blockchain ecosystem in Africa continues to evolve as more and more individuals, organizations and governments embrace the technology and its most used case, the cryptocurrency. Since its conception in early 2021, Blockbuild.africa a blockchain and crypto media platform has successfully hosted two editions of The converge (virtual events) with over 500 attendees quarterly. … Continue reading Converge III: Pan-African Blockchain & Crypto Meetup Holds February, 24th 2022

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BUSINESS Food Press Release

Want To Buy Foodstuffs Together And Pay Less?

  Nigeria’s food distribution system is challenged by remote access to quality and affordable food items. Despite the fact that the lands are fertile and produce tonnes of food, infrastructure, insecurity, lack of storage, and intermediaries have made access to quality food for consumers difficult and expensive. “If the most successful startups in the food … Continue reading Want To Buy Foodstuffs Together And Pay Less?

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Press Release

AFEX To Open Second Round Of $240m (₦100bn) Funding Series To Strengthen Africa’s Agro-Processors

Nigeria’s leading commodities market player is seeking to raise up to $175m (₦73bn) to  bolster Nigeria’s agriculture sector AFEX, Nigeria’s leading commodities market player and the country’s first private sector commodities exchange, has today announced the reopening of its $240m (₦100bn) Asset-Backed Commercial Paper (ABCP) to help stabilize Nigeria’s agriculture sector by offering Agro-processors low-cost financing … Continue reading AFEX To Open Second Round Of $240m (₦100bn) Funding Series To Strengthen Africa’s Agro-Processors

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Press Release

Flapmax, FAST Program Kicks Off On The 31st Of January 2022

28th January 2022

  Flapmax, the leading and emerging Entrepreneurship Support platform, will kick off the first edition of her Startup Acceleration initiative, FAST on the 31st of January, 2022. The cohort will feature exceptional SME Ventures from Nigeria, Kenya, Ghana and across Africa. Industries to be represented by the ventures include FinTech, EduTech, HealthTech and related industries. … Continue reading Flapmax, FAST Program Kicks Off On The 31st Of January 2022

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Press Release

NITDA Hosts Nigerian Innovation Ecosystem Engagement – Listening Session

24th January 2022

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) invites the general public to its virtual innovation ecosystem engagement slated for Thursday, January 27, 2022. The program is themed; “Fostering Collaboration: NITDA engages Nigerian Startup Ecosystem”. This program is aimed at nurturing collaboration between the Agency and the startup ecosystem in order to fully harness the potential … Continue reading NITDA Hosts Nigerian Innovation Ecosystem Engagement – Listening Session

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EDUCATION Press Release

Legible Handwriting Campaign School Tours 2022

19th January 2022

January 23rd is the World Handwriting Day Celebration. HANDWRITING IS THE MIRROR OF KNOWLEDGE! Children should be proud of their HANDWRITING. This date commemorates the birthday of JOHN HANCOCK as the world day of handwriting. Who Was John Hancock? John Hancock was known as a “FATHER OF HANDWRITING “. He was a merchant, statesman, prominent … Continue reading Legible Handwriting Campaign School Tours 2022

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apps Press Release

3 Trends Set To Dominate African Mobile Apps In 2022

  In 2021, the mobile industry in Sub-Saharan Africa continued to show incredible resilience against the impacts of Covid-19 and experienced high growth. Digital solutions have provided instrumental support for communities and businesses, boosting their transition into adopting a mobile-first approach to tackle most of the daily challenges across the continent, with fintech applications dominating … Continue reading 3 Trends Set To Dominate African Mobile Apps In 2022

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Press Release TECH

Fourth Edition Of Africa Tech Summit Set To Take Place Live In Nairobi

12th January 2022

The African tech ecosystem will finally have the opportunity to connect again in person at the fourth edition of Africa Tech Summit taking place in Nairobi, Kenya on February 23-24, 2022. The leading African tech event will once again provide unrivalled insights, networking, and business opportunities across three Summits and brings together tech leaders from … Continue reading Fourth Edition Of Africa Tech Summit Set To Take Place Live In Nairobi

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