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BUSINESS IDEAS

Students battle for $5000 seed fund in Ogun State, Nigeria

Ten students drawn from both private and public tertiary institutions in Ogun State are battling for $5,000 dollars grants in…
MONEY

An entrepreneur won $40,000 to build his startup, but abandoned the idea after a matter of weeks — 6 years later, the company he built instead sold for $60 million

Student Loan Hero, a personal finance site, was acquired for $60 million this week. That milestone never would have happened…
STARTUPS

The Young BioTech Entrepreneurs Bringing Grey Hair Into The C-Suite

Innovations in biotech are pushing the frontiers of modern medicine at a rapid pace, with many of them being hatched inside tiny…
STARTUPS

Nigeria’s ScholarX selected for global ed-tech accelerator

Launched in Nigeria in July 2016, the ScholarX app allows users to select parameters and scroll through lists of available scholarships that…
STARTUPS

Budding entrepreneur Isabella Baker visited Charlottetown City Hall

Budding entrepreneur Isabella Baker visited Charlottetown City Hall and Mayor Clifford Lee Friday, July 20 as part of her venture…
LEADERSHIP

Nigerian Entrepreneurs Who Are Benefiting From Alibaba’s Training In China

Tochukwu Uwakeme, Chijioke Dozie, Malik Babalola, and Olugbenga Agboola are among beneficiaries of the United Nations Conference on Trade and…
INNOVATIONS

Elumelu wins Badge of Honour for outstanding Nigerian entrepreneur

Nigeria’s first online newspaper/TV for entrepreneurs, ‘Make it’, has announced Tony Elumelu as the winner of its maiden Entrepreneur of…
STARTUPS

Meet the 13 Student Startups in UIUC’s 2018 iVenture Accelerator

From virtual restaurant menus to cardiovascular health tools, the student startups in the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign’s iVenture Accelerator this summer are…
STARTUPS

From the computer suite to the C-suite: How tech people can take over business

There’s a lot of conversation around the needs of startups and fast growth companies for more tech talent, but very…
BEYOND COLLEGE

Student wins Ricoh scholarship for drone-enabled precision agriculture solution

Ricoh USA, Inc. today announced that Veenadhari Kollipara of Interlake High School in Bellevue, WA is the winner of the 14th annual Ricoh Sustainable Development…
STARTUPS

Dar students solving problems through ICT-based solution

In Summary Alex is one among thousands of students who has been natured under the University of Dar es Salaam…
BUSINESS IDEAS

Young entrepreneur Zoe Harding reeling off the successes

Schoolwork, exams, and extracurricular activities such as coaching gymnastics would be enough for most high school students, but not Zoe Harding.…
ENTREPRENEURS

Investors: five amazing innovations from Nigerian fintech entrepreneurs

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo recently addressed key players in the technology arena at the Silicon Valley to support and investment…
MONEY

UW Making Comics course promotes creativity, self-expression through art and writing

In a UW–Madison art course, students named ‘Hamlet,’ ‘Hello Kitty’ and ‘George Washington’ all can be found. As one of…