Travel and Tourism in Nigeria: Nigeria’s Tourism Industry is Growing

Name: Jacquelyn Esho Name of Company: Motherland Events Country: Nigeria “Africa is the best untold secret.” This is the opening quote that greets you when you enter the website of Motherland Events. 22-year-old Jacquelyn Esho is the creator and founder of Motherland Events. After earning her degree in Interior Design from the University of Arts

By | November 2nd, 2015|Business, Interviews, Startups|0 Comments

Teenage Nigerian Entrepreneurs Create Critically Acclaimed Web Browser – Crocodile Browser

Name: Anesi and Osine Ikhianosime Name of Company: BluDoors Country: Nigeria Anesi and Osine Ikhianosime are brothers, and the teenage Nigerian entrepreneurs who built the new web browser – Crocodile Browser Lite’. Amazingly, the two brothers taught themselves to code and build their first mobile web browser. Anesi and Osine were only 12 and 14 when

By | October 26th, 2015|Interviews, Startups, Technology|0 Comments

Get African Beauty Tips Online with this New Platform – PoshRite

Name: Chidimma Nwankwo Name of Company: PoshRite Country: Nigeria PoshRite is a new online platform for African beauty enthusiasts and professionals to explore, create and connect. The platform aims to help African women unlock their true beauty with useful tools, tips and resources in an interactive atmosphere. The platform is described by founder Chidimma Nwankwo

By | October 19th, 2015|Interviews, Startups, Technology|0 Comments

Fintech in Africa: Innovative Solutions for Finance

Name: Josephat Njui Name of Company: Shield Finance Country: Kenya Shield Finance is a Kenyan Payday lending tech startup. Shield finance allows employees to access loans directly into their mobile phones and mobile money accounts. The startup recently booked its place in the DEMO Africa competition that was held in Lagos, Nigeria in September 2015.

By | October 12th, 2015|Finance, Interviews, Technology|0 Comments

How to Provide Accessible Online Audio Book Publishing in Nigeria – Talking Bookz

Name: Kolapo Ogungbile Name of Company: Talking Bookz Country: Nigeria Founded by Nigerian entrepreneurs Kolapo Ogungbile and Damilola Aransiola, Talking Bookz is one of the 1000 startups that will participate in the highly acclaimed Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme. Talking Bookz CEO, Kolapo Ogungbile is quoted as saying “TalkingBookz seeks to disrupt the traditional book publishing

By | October 1st, 2015|Interviews, Startups, Technology|0 Comments

Creating Accessible Mobile Banking in Africa with Pythias

Name: Andrew Kamau Name of Company: Pythias (formerly Ent-Mobile) Country: Kenya Ent-Mobile has recently launched their new product Pythias, which is briefly described as “Unstructured human conversation on social and mobile - converted to actionable and quantifiable data.” Sounds great, and from the buzz that it’s creating it must be great, but you might be

By | September 21st, 2015|Business, Interviews, Technology|0 Comments

Using Innovation to Progress Educational Technology in Nigeria

Name: Chizaram Ucheaga Name Of Company: Mavis Computel Country: Nigeria Mavis Computel Limited started operations in 2007 and currently has about 16 investors/shareholders. The company’s primary product is the Talking Books™, which began to be developed in 2011. The Talking Books™ are interactive, audio-visual tools that make both teaching and learning very simple, motivational and

By | September 17th, 2015|Interviews, Technology|0 Comments

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Name: Bayo Balogun Name Of Company: Country: Nigeria Bayo Balogun is a former graduate from Lagos State University and the Director of Operation for Mr. Balogun is known for his vast ICT experience and expertise in multi-platform environments ranging from Mainframes, Midrange AS400, Unix, Novell, Microsoft, LAN/WAN to database and ERP deployment environments

By | September 7th, 2015|Interviews, Startups|0 Comments

Nigeria Entrepreneurs Award Announce 2015 Nominees

As official media partners of the Nigeria Entrepreneurs Award 2015, it gives us great please to announce that the Nigeria Entrepreneurs Award have announced their 2015 Nominees. Entrepreneurs are the corner stone of the economic prosperity in developed countries. Nigeria however; being the strongest economy in Africa is on the verge of an economic revolution. Nigeria Entrepreneurs

By | September 2nd, 2015|Startups|0 Comments