July 14, 2021

7 Businesses to Start After Retirement in Nigeria

There are several businesses to start after retirement. After retirement, starting a business is an increasingly popular way to bring in extra cash and keep active in your senior years.  Working after retirement might have seemed odd at some other time, but today, retirees all over the world are redefining what it means to transition […]

July 13, 2021

CBN to launch Tertiary Institutions’ Entrepreneurship Scheme

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has announced that it is developing a Tertiary Institutions’ Entrepreneurship Scheme (TIES) to train and finance entrepreneurship ideas of Nigerian university graduates. This was disclosed by CBN Governor, Dr. Godwin Emefiele, on Monday at the 35th Conference of Vice-Chancellors of Nigerian Universities, holding at the Kano State University of […]

July 13, 2021

Blog vs. Website: Which is better for your Small Business and Why?

Ever heard about the “blog vs. website” debate? As the world evolves, the need to build a strong online presence for your business is crucial to its success. This is why choosing the perfect medium to do so is an essential part of the success of any business. One of the decisions a small business […]

July 12, 2021

How to make money blogging in 2021

Being a blogger can be very fulfilling, especially for those who make money blogging. Sounds too good to be true? Perhaps you’ve started a blog because you heard it’s an easy way to generate income. Or, you have an established blog and you’re finding ways to monetize it. Whichever category you fall into, this article […]

July 12, 2021

Call for Proposals/Applications: Innovation Grant for Catalyzing Women-Women supply chains

The Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA), www.agra.org is a farmer-centred, African-led, partnerships-driven institution that is working to transform smallholder farming from a solitary struggle-to-survive to a business that thrives. In collaboration with its partners—including African governments, researchers, development partners, the private sector and civil society— AGRA’s work primarily focuses on smallholder farmers […]

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July 10, 2021

Manage and Resolve Training Series

It’s easy to lose your customers or even partners after years of investment into a business just because of disagreements and conflicts and many people fall into this category. But really, it shouldn’t be so. As a small business, you should set up systems that can help you with conflict without having to go to […]

July 9, 2021

AfDB approves $50m loan to support Nigerian women businesses

In a recent statement by AfDB on Wednesday, the bank said 30 percent of the funds, intended to mitigate effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, are earmarked for underserved women-empowered businesses. AfDB said it will provide a technical assistance grant of $200,000 through its affirmative finance action for women in Africa (AFAWA) initiative, supported by the […]

July 8, 2021

2021 DBN Entrepreneurship Training Programme: All You Need to Know

Have you heard about the 2021 DBN Entrepreneurship Training Programme? If you are yet to, read this post to the end. Entrepreneurs need to acquire as much training as possible. The Development Bank of Nigeria (DBN) understands this. As such, it has put plans in place to provide entrepreneurs in Nigeria with adequate training. In […]

July 8, 2021

VC firm, MAGIC Fund raises $30m to support early-stage startups globally

MAGIC Fund, an early-stage venture firm, has announced a $30 million Fund II raise to scale its global founders-backing-founders initiative.  Announced on Tuesday, July 6, 2021, this raise will support early-stage startups globally, across all sectors, with funding between $100,000 and $300,000. The firm’s focus will be on fintech, healthcare, Software as a Service (SaaS) […]

July 7, 2021

Applications open for Inclusive Fintech 50 competition

The Centre for Financial Inclusion (CFI) has opened applications for this year’s Inclusive Fintech 50 competition, which recognises early-stage, inclusive fintech startups that are pushing the frontiers of financial inclusion and driving innovation. The Inclusive Fintech 50 competition will spotlight startups helping low-income customers and micro and small enterprises not just respond to the ongoing […]

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