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INNOVATIONS

2 years after Mark Zuckerberg came to Nigeria …

Remember when Mark Zuckerberg came to Nigeria? It was a remarkable day in the history of the Nigerian tech community.…
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…
INNOVATIONS

Student who created “the Ikea of bird boxes

A Bermudian student has created “the Ikea of bird boxes” to provide easy-to-build homes for bluebirds. Christian Chin-Gurret, 20, said…
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…
INNOVATIONS

Young entrepreneur finds purpose in event services, expanding business

One would expect Wing Productions, a Manhattan-based event service that provides DJ services, videography, lighting, equipment rental and more, to be…
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…
INNOVATIONS

Adams Apprenticeship visit to Silicon Valley pays off for aspiring entrepreneur

Editor’s note: Lucas DiPietrantonio, a student at UNC-Chapel Hill, already is an aspiring entrepreneur having launched creative agency Darkroom. In…
BUSINESS IDEAS

3 Simple Tips To Succeed As A Student Entrepreneur

People often feel that a business can only be started or run by a graduate who has the proper knowledge about…
BUSINESS IDEAS

14-Year-Old Launches ‘Taste Testing’ Business

14-year-old Andreaz Glasgow — who despite his young age is a self-described ‘serial entrepreneur’ –  is set to launch a…
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

It’s a robo dog’s world at Camp Invention

hildren meticulously decorated the mechanical dogs they changed from Robo-Pets into personal companions Wednesday while they participated in Camp Invention…
LEADERSHIP

New Horizons Sensitises Caleb Varsity Students On ICT Skill, Certifications

New Horizons, a computer learning centres has further charged students of Caleb University, Imota in Ikorodu, Lagos State to embrace…