Nigerian SMEs

Konga’s former CEO, Sim Shagaya, explains the main problems facing SMEs

Nigerian serial entrepreneur and former CEO of Konga, Sim Shagaya, has shared some insights into the challenges facing Nigerian entrepreneurs today.
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Bolt launches new platform for “corporate trips”

On-demand transportation platform, Bolt, has launched Bolt for Business which is a new platform for corporate trips.
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Nigerian energy startup raises $9 million in Series A funding

Nigerian energy startup, Arnergy has raised about $9 million in a Series A round of funding, led by Breakthrough Energy Ventures.
Loan and Equity funding

The Founder: 8 important lessons every entrepreneur needs to learn

The 2016 movie The Founder is packed with important lessons for entrepreneurs. It draws open the curtains and takes you behind the scenes, revealing the secrets to how Ray Kroc turned McDonald’s into one of the biggest fast food restaurants in the world.
Small Businesses in Nigeria

Report reveals Small Businesses in Nigeria have created over 59 million jobs

There appears to be a ray of hope for the citizens of Africa's most populated country, Nigeria, as the latest report released by the...
Delivery agencies in Lagos

Exciting logistics companies spring up in Lagos

Many entrepreneurs find it difficult getting dependable dispatch agencies with affordable price rates, to handle prompt service deliveries for their businesses, here we have compiled a list of delivery agencies in Lagos.
Ex Finance Minister Zainab Ahmed, explains why VAT will rise to 7.5% next year

Ex Finance Minister Zainab Ahmed, explains why VAT will rise to 7.5% next year

As Nigerians anticipate President Buhari's ministerial list, the immediate past Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed has declared interest for re-appointment
O Event Concept, O'Concept snacks, 12 Basket, Snack business in Nigeria

O’Concept, the QSR reengineering snack-on-the-go to flip the market

O’Concept, the QSR reengineering snack-on-the-go to flip the market
Akin Alabi, Value selling,

Slash your price, kill your business – Akin Alabi

Nigerian entrepernuer Akin Alabi have advised business owners not to slash their prices but rather focus on offering the best deals to their customers.
How to grow your net worth

Financial expert teaches how to write a good business plan

A Nigerian financial expert, Kalu Aja via his Twitter page shared tips on how entrepreneurs can write a business plan for funds assessment.
WePrototype Press Release conference

Young and creative Mayowa Okegbenle creates innovative approach to building apps for professionals

WePrototype Technologies, a new technology company in Nigeria, unveiled its brand on Tuesday, June 11th, in Lagos, to provide the latest Google technologies to Nigerians. This will be combined with prototyping to build mobile apps for professionals.
How to respond to negative reviews about your business

How to effectively respond to negative reviews about your business

Before we dive right into how to respond to negative reviews about your business, it is important to note that what you say and how you say it matters a lot.
Akin Alabi, Value selling,

Hey SMEs! This is why you should track your Ads by Akin Alabi

If you are a small business owner, @akinalabi have this advise for you about advertising on a limited budget. #FridayFeeling #SME
Google digital skills training

Google to train local manufacturers through its digital skills initiative

Google Nigeria has announced the launch of its Google Digital skills for Africa programme which kickedoff in Aba and other neighboring communities in Abia state, where entrepreneurs are being trained, especially manufacturers.
Google Launchpad Accelerator Class 3

Startups under Google Launchpad Accelerator Africa class 3 have raised N3.24 billion

@Google Launchpad Accelerator Africa Class 3, which comprised of 12 startups, successfully raised $9 million (N3.24 billion) and had created over 120 jobs.
Entrepreneur, Multiple businesses, Nigeria partners UAE to boost SMEs 

Should you run multiple businesses as an entrepreneur? Part 2

As an entrepreneur, starting a business can be exciting, however there are certain tips you should take note of before starting any business.
MSME's, Development plan

Stakeholder explains why FG should come up with MSME development plan 

A non-government organisation (NGO), Sustainable Entrepreneurship and Economic Development Initiative (SEEDi) has urged the Federal Government to produce a Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) development plan in Nigeria.

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Nigerian Banks stocks are bleeding but these two banks are soaring

Two banking stocks, in particular, are posting double-digit growth in their stock prices this year to date.
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BudgIT’s Onigbinde has resigned as Technical Adviser to Ministry of Budget

Seun Onigbinde's (@seunonigbinde) resignation is coming barely weeks after his appointment as Technical Adviser to the Budget Minsitry was made public.
How Federal Government plans to increase VAT to 7.2% affects you

Buhari constitutes new Economic Advisory Council, as Soludo, Rewane, make list

Pesident Buhari has constituted an Economic Advisory Council. The advisory council will replace the current Economic Management Team and will be reporting directly to the President.