6 Nigerian Fin-techs Win USD 2 Mn Grants At EFInA Financial Inclusion Conference

The UK’s Enhancing Financial Innovation & Access (EFInA) held a financial services conference recently. The event titled ‘Powering Financial Inclusion

Nigerian Multimillionaire Oilman Igho Sanomi Raises USD 1.5 Million For UK-based Cancer Research Fund 

Nigerian multi-millionaire and oil tycoon Igho Sanomi’s Dubai-based oil trading company Telaveras DMCC has cumulatively raised over USD 1.5 Mn

Fantastic Four: These Nigerian Schoolboys Took On 30 Countries Across The Globe In STEM & Held Their Own

Meshac Ugwuisi, Dominic Machi, Daniel Nwachukwu, Anthony Chika-Umeora. Those may sound like names off a classroom roster, and they may

Southern Nigeria’s Angel Network Makes First Investments In Alphotazi Farms And Greenage Technologies

South/South East Angel Network (SSEAN) has made its first set of investments, financing two startups – agritech startupAlphotazi Farms and


Nigeria’s Infrastructure Financing Receives USD 15 Mn Boost From AfDB

The board of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has granted an investment package of USD 15 Mn to Nigeria’s credit

Facebook And MainOne Partner In USD 20 Mn Fiber Infrastructure Investment In Nigeria

Nigeria’s Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki has revealed that MainOne and Facebook have invested USD 20 Mn for the development

JUMIA Raises USD 196 Mn IPO Round

After some weeks of waiting, Africa’s Amazon has finally sealed the deal with an IPO round to the tune of

50 Mn Worth Manufacturing Hub To Create Employment For 1000 Nigerians

Chinese Firm Longrich has built a USD 50 Mn manufacturing hub in Lekki Free Zone Lagos that will create employment

Tony Elumelu Foundation Appoints Ifeyinwa Ugochukwu As New CEO

Lagos-based philanthropic platform Tony Elumelu Foundation has appointed Ifeyinwa Ugochukwu as its new Chief Executive Officer. The incoming leader who

FEC To Spend USD 15 Mn Training And Employing 60,000 Nigerian Youths

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has given the green light for the launch of a new initiative that is tailored