Mark Essien Startups

Mark Essien has a word of caution for startups

The founder of and startup investor, @Markessien has shared two vital things every startup owner should know that can help grow their business. 
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.
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.
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.
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.
Tax Waivers for startups - Emotional intelligence

Stakeholder explains why FG should provide tax waivers for startups

UNIC Foundation, a non-government organisation (NGO) has revealed the reasons why the Federal Government should provide tax waiver for startups.
Bolt Taxify

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.
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.
Arnergy, Norwegian Investment Fund for Developing Countries, Norfund, EDFI ElectriFI, All On

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.
start, business, my, right, When is the right time to start my business?

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.
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,
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.


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.
Oluwaseun Onigbinde

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.