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International Politics Women

Bruised But Unbowed: Jennifer Efidi

8th March 2023

  Today being International Women’s Day, we spotlight Jennifer Efidi, a resident in Lagos state, who on February 25th, was allegedly assaulted by thugs while she was waiting to cast her vote at Polling Unit 065 in Surulere. Despite suffering injuries to her face from the attack, she went back later to cast her vote. … Continue reading Bruised But Unbowed: Jennifer Efidi

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BUSINESS

7 Most Inspiring Female Entrepreneurs in Nigeria

  On International Women’s Day, we cast the spotlight on some of Nigeria’s most inspiring female entrepreneurs. These figures have stood strong and excelled in an arena that’s still largely dominated by men. Read more about Business Some of these women have been around in commerce and industry for several decades. Others have made their … Continue reading 7 Most Inspiring Female Entrepreneurs in Nigeria

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BUSINESS Fashion

Brands We Love: Severe Nature

  The output from Nigeria’s fashion scene has evolved in significant ways since it began to be influenced by western styles a century or more ago. The chroniclers of this change have reported its transition from a space inhabited by a few design types to one that presently brims with uniqueness and difference. It’s now … Continue reading Brands We Love: Severe Nature

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International Women

International Women’s Day

  International Women’s Day (IWD) is celebrated on March 8th annually to recognize the socio-economic, and political achievements of women worldwide. The day also serves as a call to action for gender equality and women’s rights. It’s a time to celebrate the progress made by women and to highlight the ongoing struggles they face. This … Continue reading International Women’s Day

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FinTech

Flutterwave Dispels Hacking Rumour

  Multiple media outlets reported on Sunday that Flutterwave, a Nigerian fintech company, was allegedly robbed of more than ₦2.9 billion ($6.3 million) by hackers. The first report of the incident stated that ₦2,949,557,867, had been illegally transferred from Flutterwave’s account. Despite these claims, Yewande Akomolafe-Kalu, Head of Branding and Storytelling at Flutterwave, stated that … Continue reading Flutterwave Dispels Hacking Rumour

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Opportunities

The Jumpstarter Global Pitch Competition for Startups

  The Alibaba Entrepreneurs Fund is organizing a pitch competition for startups from across the world. The Jumpstarter Global Pitch, as it’s called, offers innovative tech-driven ventures the opportunity to demonstrate the effectiveness and impact of their solutions, for a chance to win a share of $5 million in investments. If you are looking for … Continue reading The Jumpstarter Global Pitch Competition for Startups

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BUSINESS Real Estate

How Real Estate Businesses Can Attract Clients Through Social Media

7th March 2023

  Social media holds great promise for real estate businesses. With millions of users, online social networking platforms offer inexhaustible opportunities for such companies to market their property to potential clients. If used strategically, they could multiply patronage and boost bottom lines. Read more about Real Estate But simply being present on social media won’t … Continue reading How Real Estate Businesses Can Attract Clients Through Social Media

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BUSINESS

Keep Your Business Active on the CAC Portal

6th March 2023

  If you have not checked the status of your business with the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) in a long while, now is a good time to do so. There’s a good chance that your business is listed as ‘INACTIVE’ on their portal. And if this is the case, it doesn’t bode well for your … Continue reading Keep Your Business Active on the CAC Portal

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Opportunities

The Procter & Gamble Learnership Program 2023 

  Procter & Gamble is currently accepting applications from persons who want to take on roles within it as part of its ‘Learnership’ program. This initiative, which is a ‘Multiple Function Internship Program,’ is open specifically to recent graduates who are looking to acquire and sharpen vital skills in the lead-up to a career in … Continue reading The Procter & Gamble Learnership Program 2023 

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BUSINESS

Building a Successful Global Brand for the African Market

  Africa is home to a vast and diverse market, with over 1.2 billion people and 54 countries. Despite the immense potential, the African market is often overlooked by global brands. This presents a unique opportunity for companies to build a global brand that resonates with the African consumer. Read more about Business The key … Continue reading Building a Successful Global Brand for the African Market

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BUSINESS

Creating a Powerful Branding Experience for African Businesses

  Creating a unique branding experience for African business owners requires a nuanced understanding of the cultural, social, and economic contexts in which they operate. Africa is a vast and diverse continent, with over 1.3 billion people spread across 54 countries. Each country has its unique cultural and linguistic heritage, which shapes the way people … Continue reading Creating a Powerful Branding Experience for African Businesses

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FinTech

6 Nigerian Apps for Cross-Border Payments

4th March 2023

  There’s no shortage of inexpensive digital platforms supporting local transactions. But when it comes to cross-border payments, Nigerians have to part with significant fees just to send and receive money. Most of the better-known options for international transfers charge a good chunk of their users’ funds. Others offer services so limited, utilizing them can … Continue reading 6 Nigerian Apps for Cross-Border Payments

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Opportunities

The ARM Young Talent Program 2023 for Nigerian University Students

  Asset and Resource Management (ARM), one of Nigeria’s leading investment advisory firms, is organizing an internship program for Nigerian university students. It is calling on undergraduates who are creative thinkers and smart problem solvers to apply for this program, which it calls the ARM Young Talent Program (AYTP). If you fit this description and … Continue reading The ARM Young Talent Program 2023 for Nigerian University Students

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Politics

Who Is Gbadebo Rhodes-Vivour?

  Gbadebo Chinedu Rhodes-Vivour, who also goes by the nickname GRV, is a Nigerian who was born on March 8th, 1983. He is an architect, activist, and politician. In the forthcoming 2023 Lagos State gubernatorial election, he will be representing the Labour Party (LP) as their gubernatorial candidate for Lagos State. In the 2019 Nigerian … Continue reading Who Is Gbadebo Rhodes-Vivour?

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BUSINESS

20 Business Wisdom Entrepreneurs Can Learn from the Bible

  The Bible is not only a religious text but also a source of wisdom and inspiration for entrepreneurs. The Bible provides entrepreneurs with guidance and principles that they can apply to their businesses. Here are 20 business wisdom entrepreneurs can learn from the Bible: Read more about Business Diligence – Proverbs 13:4 “Lazy people … Continue reading 20 Business Wisdom Entrepreneurs Can Learn from the Bible

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BUSINESS

7 Outbound Sales Strategies to Grow Your Business Revenues

3rd March 2023

  Outbound sales strategies are approaches to selling in which the seller actively reaches out to potential customers and tries to convert them into leads, prospects, and (finally) paying customers. This differs from inbound selling, which happens when a business attempts to attract people to it. Read more about Business While inbound tactics (such as … Continue reading 7 Outbound Sales Strategies to Grow Your Business Revenues

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Politics

Peter Obi Finally Speaks on 2023 Presidential Election

  After the conclusion of Nigeria’s presidential election on February 25, 2023, which saw the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate Bola Tinubu declared the winner despite alleged irregularities, the Labour Party’s flagbearer, Peter Obi, has finally spoken out. Obi claims that his party was the true winner of the election and he will use all … Continue reading Peter Obi Finally Speaks on 2023 Presidential Election

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Opportunities

Apply for the FATE Foundation Scholarship Program 2023

  The FATE Foundation is currently accepting applications from persons who want to benefit from its Scholar Program. This scheme is part of the FATE Giving Initiative; it supports prospective students who are interested in becoming entrepreneurs and want to study a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) or Art course at an institution of … Continue reading Apply for the FATE Foundation Scholarship Program 2023

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TECH

Developing A Remote Work Culture for Your Tech Startup

  Remote work has become increasingly popular in the tech industry worldwide, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic. In Nigeria, remote work is still a relatively new concept, but it presents opportunities for tech startups to attract and retain top talent while also improving their bottom line. Developing a remote work culture requires intentional efforts to … Continue reading Developing A Remote Work Culture for Your Tech Startup

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BUSINESS

Craft a Marketing Message that Attracts More Customers

2nd March 2023

  There’s more to marketing than publicizing your business across social platforms and communication channels. At the core of a successful marketing strategy lies a strong message, one that resonates with its recipients—the people you’re looking to reach with it. Such a message recognizes the individual and their aspirations identify their problem(s) and proposes a … Continue reading Craft a Marketing Message that Attracts More Customers

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Opportunities

The Ericsson Graduate Program for Young Nigerian Graduates

  Ericsson, a multinational telecommunications and networking company, says it is currently accepting applications from Nigerian graduates who want to take part in its Graduate Program. It is particularly looking for applicants who have recently obtained an undergraduate degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or IT and Information Systems. If you meet these criteria and you’re … Continue reading The Ericsson Graduate Program for Young Nigerian Graduates

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Opportunities

Latest Job Vacancies in Nigeria, First Week of March 2023

  These are some of the latest job vacancies in Nigeria for the first week of March 2023. Digital Marketer, Chemiron Chemiron, a producer of medical supplements, is looking to hire a Digital Marketer. This person will plan, develop, and execute the company’s digital campaigns and programs. Their responsibilities include overseeing website strategy, social media, … Continue reading Latest Job Vacancies in Nigeria, First Week of March 2023

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Health Personal Development

6 Ways to Promote Positive Mental Wellness in Your Workplace

  Mental wellness is a crucial aspect of our overall health, and it is vital that we prioritize it in our daily lives. As individuals, we have a responsibility to take care of our mental health, but as employers and business leaders, we also have a responsibility to create a positive and supportive work environment … Continue reading 6 Ways to Promote Positive Mental Wellness in Your Workplace

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Opportunities

Apply for the 2023 KPMG Undergraduate Internship Program

1st March 2023

  KPMG, one of the world’s largest networks of professional services firms, says it is currently receiving applications for its undergraduate internship program. Students from recognized universities across Nigeria who meet the company’s set criteria are invited to apply for roles within it. Read more about Opportunities As part of the program, interns will learn … Continue reading Apply for the 2023 KPMG Undergraduate Internship Program

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BUSINESS

6 Steps to Market Your Product or Service Through Webinars

  A webinar—short for web seminar – is an online session hosted by an individual or organization, and attended by several persons. Webinar facilitators use the event to share and expound upon specialized information, train participants, conduct product demos, and showcase their expertise. Read more about Business As a business owner, you can organize webinars … Continue reading 6 Steps to Market Your Product or Service Through Webinars

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Real Estate

Become A Home Owner on a Low Income In 6 Simple Steps

  If you don’t already own a home, you’ve probably dreamt about building yours at least a few times. But if you’re like most people, you may have considered the thought impractical. Reality says it costs a lot of money to construct a decent abode, so you can’t afford to do so—at least not yet. … Continue reading Become A Home Owner on a Low Income In 6 Simple Steps

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BUSINESS

5 Tactics for Managing Paid Customer Acquisition During A Downturn

28th February 2023

  The outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic had a significant impact on businesses, and customer acquisition is one area that has been affected. With consumer behaviour changing rapidly, businesses are finding it challenging to maintain or grow their customer base. As a result, businesses need to adopt strategies that can help them manage their paid … Continue reading 5 Tactics for Managing Paid Customer Acquisition During A Downturn

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Opportunities

The Nestle Internal Audit Program 2023 for Postgraduate Degree Holders

  Applications are currently open for the Nestle Internal Audit program for Postgraduate Degree Holders. If you would like to gain valuable experience as an internal auditor in one of the world’s leading Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) companies, here’s an opportunity you may want to explore. Read more about Opportunities Nestle’s Internal Auditors will … Continue reading The Nestle Internal Audit Program 2023 for Postgraduate Degree Holders

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BUSINESS

7 Steps to Becoming Financially Stable as a Business Owner

27th February 2023

  The average entrepreneur devotes a great deal of their thought, time, and strength to building their business. Many also pour a lot of their money into it, especially if they’re bootstrapping at its early stages. In not a few cases, this puts a dent in the business owner’s personal finances and causes them to … Continue reading 7 Steps to Becoming Financially Stable as a Business Owner

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Politics

The Choices Before Us in the 2023 Presidential Election

24th February 2023

In less than 24 hours, the 2023 presidential election will be upon us. The long-expected date, the 25th of February, would be a reality, and for the majority of Nigerians, it is expected to be an auspicious day. However, the bottom line is the fact that the die is finally cast. All talking points should … Continue reading The Choices Before Us in the 2023 Presidential Election

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