• Startup Village partners with Facebook to provide platform for student entrepreneurs

    Startup Village partners with Facebook to provide platform for student entrepreneurs0

    Debeshi Gooptu                                                    August 16, 2016. Startup Village (SV.CO), a non-profit business accelerator based in Kochi, Kerala is offering an entrepreneurship programme in collaboration with Facebook. Students enrolled in the programme will have access to Facebook’s developer teams. Startup Village aims to launch 1,000 technology startups over the next ten years and start the search for

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  • Duke student Tiana Horn creates all-natural hair products in startup

    Duke student Tiana Horn creates all-natural hair products in startup0

     Claire Ballentine                             August 16, 2016. Flower Child Remedies’ ingredients—including yogurt and honey—make the hair products safe enough to eat. For one Duke student, unruly hair doesn’t hold her back—it keeps her in business. Flower Child Remedies, Inc.—started by senior Tiana Horn—has been producing and selling all-natural hair care products for three years. The products include leave-in moisturizers and

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  • Wema Bank empowers young entrepreneurs

    Wema Bank empowers young entrepreneurs0

    By Zika Bobby                                 August 15, 2016. Efforts to reward entrepreneurship received a boost at the weekend as Wema Bank Plc rewarded the most creative designer at the finals of this year’s Nigeria Student Fashion and Design Week (NSFDW) with startup funds and SME packages for other participants. The bank equally used the platform to enlighten

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