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student creates ‘smart helmet’ that controls bike’s ignition

Necessity is the mother of all inventions and for Khilesh Devagan, there was no greater necessity than to see all…
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How To Study For Long Hours Without Getting Bored

I planned to study for four hours but ended up studying for only 30 minutes. Okay, it isn’t really a…
BUSINESS IDEAS

Spring Cove students win award for invention

Spring Cove students Parker Gregg and Cayden Wright, who just finished eighth grade at Spring Cove Middle School, won first…
BUSINESS IDEAS

CEO and founder of Craft Planet

Kabir Olaosebikan, 23, is the founder of Craft Planet, a waste recycling company, located in Kaduna. In this interview with MAUREEN…
BUSINESS IDEAS

How Nigerian entrepreneurs can participate in this $5m global venture challenge

Nigerian startups are in for good times as VentureClash comes to Lagos this May. The competition is slated to hold at…
STARTUPS

How thinking like a C student made one entrepreneur more successful

Do you procrastinate on big decisions? You might be too much of an A student, according to entrepreneur Taylor Pearson, author…
OPPORTUNITIES

Students invent portable robot chauffeur

The foldable machine can be taken anywhere and, with just five minutes of installation, can drive any car. Imagine you’re…
STARTUPS

Two Rider students win $500 to help develop their invention

After four years of rewarding high-school level entrepreneurs in the Business Concept Competition, Rider decided to open the playing field…
STARTUPS

Why every Student should set up a business venture

When savvy students decided to create and sell their own maths app, they knew they had a captive market. After…
OPPORTUNITIES

Over 11,000 students across Nigeria show their SPAK at InterswitchSPAK National STEM Exams

11,412 smart and determined students across the 36 states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory sat for the…
OPPORTUNITIES

Mathematics Competition Hosted by National Mathematical Centre (NMC): Unilag Student Emerges Overall Best

Daniel Itsuokor, a 400 level student of mathematics, University of Lagos (Unilag) has emerged overall best out of 56 participants…
OPPORTUNITIES

KidPreneurs put creativity on display

While kids may say the darnedest things, some pretty big creative business ideas can come from those little people. From…
BRANDING

These students won a trophy for failing — and they’re proud

Four students at Memorial University said they’ve been working away enthusiastically at other projects after winning an award for a…
BUSINESS IDEAS

Entrepreneur’s Farming App Helps Black Farmers Run Successful Businesses

Khula is a farming app that can help emerging farmers find their feet. A pilot of the app was launched…