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Creating a project plan for your startup: Here’s what to look out for

Creating a project plan for your startup: Here’s what to look out for

A project plan is a document that covers every aspect of the project and its management.
Kwikmoney changes name again, raises $20 million in series B funding 

Kwikmoney changes name again, raises $20 million in series B funding 

Kwikmoney has changed its name for the second time as it makes inroads into the international markets.
Lagos State Government challenges tech startups at Art of Technology 

Lagos tasks Tech startups to explore opportunities at Art of Technology 

Femi Hamzat and Hakeem Fahm have charged tech practitioners in Lagos State to put their tech abilities to use in the transformation of the State. 
Sim Shagaya's Edtech startup secures $3.1 million Seed Funding

Sim Shagaya’s Edtech startup secures $3.1 million Seed Funding

Nigerian edtech learning platform, uLesson, has secured a $3.1 million seed funding from TLcom Capital in order to address infrastructure and learning gaps in...
Over 13,000 MSMEs benefit from Edo State Government fund 

Start-ups, MSMEs in Edo to receive sponsorship to Global Entrepreneurship Congress

Several Entrepreneurs and start-ups are set to receive support in funding from the Edo State Government to attend next year’s Global Entrepreneurship Congress.
Three tech startups provide solutions to Nigeria's health, property, automotive problems 

Three tech startups offer solutions to nation’s health, property, auto problems 

Itanna held its second acceleration programme where three innovative startups, Gerocare, E-Estate and SimbiBot showcased their solution to problems.
Konga now offering merchants loan at interest rates of 2.08% , Black Friday: Konga tipped to break Alibaba's $38 billion shopping record but Jumia poses threat

Black Friday: Konga tipped to break Alibaba’s $38 billion record but Jumia poses threat

Konga has been tipped to break the shopping record of China’s online supermarket, Alibaba, despite the stiff competition from rival, Jumia.
OPay raises fresh $120 million from Chinese investors 

OPay raises fresh $120 million from Chinese investors 

Nigerian fintech startup, OPay has raised $120 million in a Series B funding round.
Nigerian startups dominate winners’ list at the maiden Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative 

Nigerian startups dominate winners’ list at the maiden Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative 

Ten African startups won a total of $1 million at the grand finale of the maiden edition of the Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative (ANPI). 
Fast loan: Palmpay, Carbon, Page, Okash, other start-up fintechs wrestle banks 

Fast loan: Carbon, Page, Okash, other start-up fintechs wrestle banks 

Today, November 13, Palmpay, an African-focused mobile payment startup, will launch in Nigeria.
Cash and carry: OLX Group becomes largest shareholder in Cars45's parent company, FCG 

OLX Group becomes largest shareholder in Cars45’s parent company, FCG

Berlin-based startup, Frontier Car Group (FCG) has secured $400 million from OLX Group.
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Essential soft skills that will help you succeed in your business

The most successful entrepreneurs have developed a certain set of skills that has helped them reach their goals.
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Cars45 CEO explains how to increase demand for Made in Nigeria cars

Etop Ikpe is the Chief Executive Officer of Cars45, one of Africa’s largest digital automotive trading platform.
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Is Konga following Redeemed Church strategy in e-commerce market?

I see a growing similarity between The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), one of Nigerian’s biggest Pentecostal churches, and Konga, Nigeria’s foremost composite e-commerce giant in their mode of operations.
CcHub’s Bosun Tijani discloses expansion plans following iHub acquisition

CcHub’s Bosun Tijani discloses expansion plans following iHub acquisition

Following the acquisition of iHub, Bosun Tijani, the CEO, has shared details of his strategy for operating the multi-country hubs.  
Should Gokada and Max.ng be afraid of ORide?, OPay reacts to office shutdown, N25 million license fee, OPay management denies payment issue as ORide riders protest against road transport workers union 

OPay management denies payment issue as ORide riders protest against NURTW

ORide took to the road to protest “multiple ticketing,” which is described as extortion, by the union members. 
Africa-focused venture capital firm hosts summit to boost female representation in tech 

Africa-focused venture capital firm hosts summit to boost female representation in tech 

In a bid to help boost female representation in the tech industry, TLcom Capital hosted an African Tech Female Founder Summit.  
Start-up owners must believe in Nigeria to scale, says Ekeh, Zinox Boss

Start-up owners must believe in Nigeria to scale, says Ekeh, Zinox Boss

Leo Stan Ekeh has disclosed that budding entrepreneurs and business owners must retain a level of belief in Nigeria in order to scale their business.
Carbon to empower more start-ups with new platform 

Carbon to empower more start-ups with new platform 

Carbon, one of Nigeria’s foremost digital financial services company, has launched a digital financial services platform, Carbon for Business.
4 Nigerians out of 10 Africans make Jack Ma's $1m Netpreneur Prize 

4 Nigerians out of 10 Africans make Jack Ma’s $1m Netpreneur Prize 

4 Nigerians out of 10 Africans have been shortlisted for the Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative founded by Chinese billionaire, Jack Ma.  
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Financing for Small Business

A small business is “small” with limited capitalization and fewer options to raise cash to finance operations.
These 12 African startups selected for 2019 Series-A Venture Showcase 

12 African startups selected for 2019 Series-A Venture Showcase 

The Africa platform for startup funding, Venture Capital for Africa (VC4A) has selected the 12 startups that will be participating in its 2019 Series-A Venture Showcase. 
Flutterwave emerges Y Combinator’s African most valuable startup 

Flutterwave emerges Y Combinator’s African most valuable startup 

Flutterwave has emerged as the most valuable company from Africa according to American seed accelerator, Y Combinator’s (YC) list.
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When is the right time to start my business?

The perfect time to start your own business may be very personal, but identifying that time isn’t as hard as you might think, either.
These African startups to participate in Google Launchpad Accelerator Africa programme 

These African startups to participate in Google Launchpad Accelerator Africa programme 

Tech giant, Google has admitted the Class 4 of its annual programme tagged Google Launchpad Accelerator Africa. The class will hold in Lagos with 12 startups selected across Africa.
Stay ahead of your competitors with these tips

Stay ahead of your competitors with these tips

You will only achieve success if you run your business on your own terms, and not fall prey to chasing after rivals in your industry.
EZ Farming

Nigerian agric-tech startup, EZ Farming clinches $150,000 seed funding 

EZ Farming is the latest agricultural technology startup to benefit from a $150,000 seed funding from 500 startups,
Mark Essien Startups

Mark Essien has a word of caution for startups

The founder of Hotels.ng and startup investor, @Markessien has shared two vital things every startup owner should know that can help grow their business. 
Entrepreneur, Multiple businesses, Nigeria partners UAE to boost SMEs , US technology company deploys software to ease business process in Nigeria 

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.
Loan and Equity funding

Between loan and equity funding, which is best for startups?

Loan and equity are both viable means of funding businesses. Entrepreneurs choose either or the bother of them, depending on what works best for them.