Faith Adesemowo

How we’re driving financial inclusion through tech innovation – Adesemowo, Social Lender founder

Faith Adesemowo, developer of Social Lender, a digital service platform that provides immediate access to formal financial services to those with little to no...

Ecobank to ‘Ellevate’ Nigerian Women in Business; over 40 million small businesses to benefit

Adebayo ObajemuEcobank Nigeria has launched “Ellevate”, a gender-based proposition for women-owned businesses to reduce gender inequality in entrepreneurship and aid equal representation for women...

FCMB restates commitment to support SMEs

Adebayo ObajemuFirst City Monument Bank has reiterated its commitment to continually support Small and Medium-scale Enterprises. It said its increased and consistent support to...
Tony Elumelu

Tony Elumelu Foundation announces €20m partnership with EU, others to support 2,500 female entrepreneurs

OBINNA EZUGWUThe Tony Elumelu Foundation has announced a €20 million partnership with the European Commission and the Organisation of African, Caribbean and Pacific States...
Niyi Adebayo

FG commits $1bn syndicated-term loan to boost MSMEs

Nigeria’s federal government has said it is deploying $1billion syndicated-term loan to support the Micro Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (MSMEs) sector.Minister of Industry,...

Why CBN to raise SMEs, households support fund to N300bn – Emefiele

BY EMEKA EJEREThe Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has announced that it has resolved to increase the Targeted Credit Facility (TCF) for households and...

Application for TEF entrepreneurship programme closes Elumelu March 31

The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) has announced that application for will close applications for its Entrepreneurship Programme on its TEFConnect digital platform (www.tefconnect.com) on...
Muhammed Shokeye Foundation (MSF),

MSF Commences Empowerment of the less privildeged in Osun

By Sunday Oguntuyi, OsogboA Non-Governmental Organization (NGO), Muhammed Shokeye Foundation (MSF), has commenced empowerment of the less privileged across the four Local Government areas...

Foundation trains teachers on waste management

The Nigerian Conservation Foundation in partnership with the Oando Foundation trained 40 teachers on the upcycling of waste (converting plastic waste to furniture).Mrs Abidemi...

Court orders immediate release of Peter Odili’s seized passport

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has ordered the immediate release of international passport belonging to a former Governor of Rivers State,...