Fall Armyworm Tech Prize

closes on Monday, 14th May, 2018. Wanted: Digital Innovations to Stop Fall Armyworm in its Tracks About the Prize At present, FAW in Africa threatens harvests and economic growth on a continental scale. Feed the Future, the U.S. Government’s global hunger and food security initiative, aims to transform lives toward a world where people no […]


DO YOU COMBAT CLIMATE CHANGE? Are you an innovative entrepreneur with a sustainable business plan that contributes to an eco-friendly lifestyle and reduces greenhouse-gas emissions? Your plan might be worth €500,000! The Postcode Lottery Green Challenge is one of the world’s largest competitions in the field of sustainable entrepreneurship. Green start-ups from all over the […]

How to have Zero followers yet thousands of sales

Look around you. On facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google search, nairaland, naijiagist, LindaIkejis blog… There are problems everywhere.  Listen: to what people are searching for, asking for, talking about.  What do they want? What’s lacking? Learn: What problem do I have (or can aquire) the skills and passion to solve? What solutions exist to this problem? […]

United Nations Industrial Development Organisation UNIDO/ HP-LIFE online entrepreneurship academy.

The Federal Government of Nigeria discovered that many small businesses fail within 3 years of startup. Not because the owner doesn’t have fantastic ideas or lack of skills but because of a knowledge gap. This necessitated the partnership between the Federal Government, United Nations Industrial Development Organisation UNIDO, and Hewlett-Packard HP, to appoint and equip […]


  Are you a female entrepreneur? Do you want to grow your business to profitability?Register for our WIMBIZ Capital (WIMCAP) training. The 2018 WIMCAP Training for Female Entrepreneur is designed to equip entrepreneurs with the skills and tool for instituting systems and structures that will enable them to grow their businesses, attract investments and create job. […]

Young and female entrepreneurs, win Pitch AgriHack 2018, grow your start-up!

The Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA), with the support of the African Development Bank (AfDB), in collaboration with the African Green Revolution Forum (AGRA), Women in Tech Africa, Wennovation Hub (Nigeria) and Suguba (regional), is launching Pitch AgriHack 2018. The theme for this year’s edition is “Women entrepreneurs innovate for agricultural transformation in Africa, the Caribbean and the Pacific”. The competition is open […]

NaijaGems Photography contest

Abuja, Nigeria – The U.S. Embassy in Abuja is inviting Nigerians to compete in its NaijaGems photography contest, an initiative of the U.S. Ambassador to Nigeria, W. Stuart Symington. The contest opens on Friday, April 6, 2018 and submissions are due on May 4, 2018. The top photos will win prizes. This contest will offer […]

FATE foundation Agribusiness Accelerator Programme 

ScaleUp Lab by FATE Foundation is a unique Accelerator Programme aimed at providing targeted support to growth stage high-potential ventures within the targeted growth sectors of the Nigerian economy namely: Agribusiness Accelerator Programme Creatives Ventures Accelerator Programme (Coming soon) Edu-business Accelerator Programme (Coming soon) Health Ventures Accelerator Programme (Coming soon) The Agribusiness Accelerator Programme targets outstanding […]