Reps Member, Ayeni empowers youths to cushion effect of Covid 19 in Osun

Reps Member, Ayeni empowers youths to cushion effect of Covid 19 in Osun

By Sunday Oguntuyi, OsogboAs part of his effort to reduce poverty in his constituency, especially in view of the economic crunch brought about by...

Tony Elumelu Foundation Opens 2022 Application for Entrepreneurship Programme

One of Africa's leading philanthropic organizations, The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), has opened applications for its 2022 TEF Entrepreneurship Programme on www.TEFConnect.com.The foundation in...

250 Women Graduate from U.S. Consulate Academy for Women Entrepreneurs

A diverse group of 250 women on Friday graduated from the 3rd cohort of the Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE), a U.S. government initiative...

Elumelu Foundation grants SMEs multi-billion naira funds

By OBINNA EZUGWUThe Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), the leading philanthropy empowering African entrepreneurs, has received commendation from Nigeria’s president, Muhammadu Buhari, among others, for...

Drivers undercut ride hailing firm, woo passengers offline

By AYOOLA OLAOLUWAMany drivers operating on the platforms of Uber, Bolt and other ride-hailing firms in the country have devised means to sidestep paying...
Ifeyinwa Ugochukwu, CEO Tony Elumelu Foundation

Tony Elumelu Foundation to Announce Beneficiaries of 2021 Entrepreneurship Programme on November 12

The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), the leading philanthropy empowering young African entrepreneurs, says it will announce the beneficiaries of the 2021 TEF Entrepreneurship Programme...

Over 250,000 MSMS’s providing engine-room for economic activities in Aba

From PETER OKORE, Umuahia There are now over 250,000 Micro,Small and Medium-scale Enterprises (MSMEs) currently operating at different levels in Aba, the commercial nerve-centre of...
Maryam Katagum

FG says it’s disbursed N56bn to over 1m Nigerians as Covid-19 survival fund

Nigeria's federal government says it has disbursed N56.8 billion to over 1 million persons and businesses under the survival fund schemeMinister of state, industry,...
Godwin Obaseki

Edo partners Bank of Industry to launch N2bn fund for 50,000 MSMEs

The government of Edo State and Bank of Industry (BOI) have partnered to unveil a Micro Small and Medium Enterprise (MSME) development fund worth...
'I'm being held hostage by EFCC' - Okorocha cries out

‘I’m being held hostage by EFCC’ – Okorocha cries out

Former governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, has said he is being held hostage by officials of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission...