Tag Archives: Lagos

Global Coworking Movement finally arrives in Lagos!

Global Coworking Movement finally arrives in Lagos!

The Coworking Conference is a global event that happens in major cities all over the world from London, Dublin and New York to Cape Town, Penang and Melbourne. And for the first time, it is here in Lagos! Global Coworking leading platforms, including DeskMag and Coworking Insights, are collaborating with Venia Business Hub to host […]

Get Ready To Be Inspired: Lagos Startup Week Is Back

Get Ready To Be Inspired: Lagos Startup Week Is Back

Lagos startup week – the annual week-long celebration of startups in Lagos is back and scheduled to take place  September 24th – 30th 2016. Following on from the success of the 2015 line-up which was packed full with over 20 events consisting of pitches, panel discussions, showcases, meetups and several other activities where over 60 […]

Uber Lagos Gives Free Rides for 1st Anniversary

Uber Lagos Gives Free Rides for 1st Anniversary

It’s been a year since Uber officially launched in Lagos and to celebrate that, they are giving away free rides for a whole day. Yes, for a whole day, everyone can ride to anywhere for free whether you are already a registered user or not. However, the free rides start from 12 midnight on Saturday […]

Register for Google’s 1st Sub-Saharan Africa Developers Summit

Register for Google’s 1st Sub-Saharan Africa Developers Summit

Google is calling on the technical team of startups in the Sub-Saharan Africa region to participate in its first Developers Summit. The participants will have the opportunity to meet Googlers and experts from around the world in talks and hands-on codelabs covering Android Apps with a focus on Material Design, building non-native mobile web apps […]

5 startup ideas that will disrupt Africa

5 startup ideas that will disrupt Africa

The word ‘disrupt’ is one tech entrepreneurs have gotten used to and find it so easy to throw out every now and then that it has become quite difficult to know what startup ventures will really disrupt industries. Perhaps the most convincing definition of a disruptive idea is one by Clayton M. Christen, where it […]

Here are 5 reasons why every startup founder should blog

Here are 5 reasons why every startup founder should blog

Content marketing is increasingly becoming core of any Sales, PR, and Marketing strategy, and if you roll in the cycle of digital marketing pros and enthusiast, ‘storytelling’ is one buzzword that trended in 2014 – a fairly ‘new’ way of engaging with prospective and current customers in other to generate leads and make sales respectively. […]

To creating wealth you have to solve problems

To creating wealth you have to solve problems

This is the third conversation in a series of six videos on entrepreneurship in Nigeria. Even religion needs social media. Nigeria has 80 million people who identify as Christians. The challenge: How can you inspire people to get more engaged in their faith?   SEE ALSO: On the subject of entrepreneurship, things are no different […]

StartupAfri.ca opens $150,000 funding and mentorship program for ‘Surulere’ startups

StartupAfri.ca opens $150,000 funding and mentorship program for ‘Surulere’ startups

Are you a young entrepreneur in/around Surulere? Apply now to be one of 10 candidates for #SurulereStartups. Now in its second edition, the program looks to award top 3 businesses with access $150,000 in cash and support. Entries have now opened for the second stream of #SurulereStartups – where 10 young people running businesses 1 […]