Friday, October 18, 2019

4 Nigerians amongst the 13 top Richest Blacks alive

It is without a doubt that Nigerians are known to be innovative and resourceful. Of the 2,153 people who made it to the 2019 FORBES list of the World’s Billionaires, 13 of them are blacks and of these 13 black people, 4 of them are Nigerians, with Aliko Dangote, a Cement and commodities tycoon retaining his title...

Aziza bags 3 first-class degrees in Law at 23

Record-breaking happens in all fields every time, leaving an opening for a new set of record to be broken. How long before Onoriode Reginald Aziza's academic record is broken, his academic journey has seriously earned him laurels at every stage as he seamlessly bagged three first-class degrees at the age of 23. Aziza...

Gousto’s CEO: from being hungry to owning millions

In a search for an easy way to cook and eat decent means at home, in the year 2012, Timo Boldt who was only a 26 years old finance professional at the time(2012) says he never had time to go to supermarkets, cause he worked long hours in the city of London. He said "Even if I...

Most influential people from Ukpor

Ukpor is the headquarters of Nnewi South Local Government Area in Anambra State, South-East Nigeria. Ukpor an idyllic town set on the hills, as with most contemporary Igbo towns is home to very successful and influential people cutting across various works of life, we have scanned through to bring you 7 (seven) of the most influential Ukpor...

Chiniki Guard, a Nigerian startup wins $10,000 at GITEX

Chiniki Guard, the innovation of Mr Abdulhakim Bashir emerged the best in AI startup Category at the 2019 Golf Information Technology Exhibition (GITEX) in Dubai. GITEX is an annual biggest global technology gathering in the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia, with the theme: “Synergising the Mind and Technology Economy.” Interestingly, Chiniki Guard is...

Facebook and Teleperformance to open Business Operating Center in Nigeria

Facebook in partnership with Teleperformance has announced the opening of its first Small Business Group (SBG) Operations Centre in Lagos, Nigeria, which will provide outsourced support to all English speaking advertisers across Sub-Saharan Africa.Basically, the centre will support advertisers across the region through its Advocacy, Community & Education (ACE) programme, which aims to build engaged communities who...

Top Five Tech Incubation Hubs In Nigeria

The essence of tech hubs is to provide the necessary mentorship including facilities to nurture startups into becoming a global phenomenon. Most importantly, tech hubs as resource centres are fashioned towards increasing the productivity of tech-oriented minds. In Nigeria today, there is an encouraging growth rate of technopreneurs who are driven by the motivation to achieve their...

Top Ten Most Innovative Technpreneurs In Nigeria

Currently, the Nigerian tech space is witnessing the engagement of different technopreneurs who are keen on changing the narrative of the African continent; thus beaming a global spotlight on Africa as ideas are transformed into problem-solving mechanisms to make lives better. The list of the top ten includes; Dr Arinze Madueke

Meet Ada Osakwe, the Agri-business Advocate

"I believe it is important you start even if it Is small, start with a view of putting the right structures in place in your business that would allow you to be big." Ada Osakwe Ada Osakwe is a Nigerian economist, food investor, corporate executive, an entrepreneur and agri-business advocate. She is the founder...

Meet Fifi Ejindu, Nigerian Neo-traditional Architect

"Africa is in the hands of Africans and we must all rise to the challenge.” Fifi Ejendu Offiong Ekanem Ejindu aka Princess Fifi Ejindu is the CEO of Building Support Systems and the Principal Partner of Starcrest Group of Companies. She is a Nigerian Neo-traditional Architect, a fashionista, an entrepreneur and a philanthropist. Fifi...

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