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Appsafrica 2019
Apply For Appsafrica 2019 Mobile & Tech Startups Awards The AppsAfrica Innovation Awards, celebrate the best in mobile and tech from across Africa, showcasing the continents best innovations in 14 categories.The awards are open to corporate, established ventures or start-ups who have launched services in at least one African market.The Awards continue to be a leading barometer of innovation from...
How To Apply For 2019 Access Bank ART X Prize
How To Apply For 2019 Access Bank ART X Prize Do you know you can win (N1,500,000 grant)? Has this been a thing of imagination?Then this is your opportunity for emerging Artists to participate in Access Bank ART X Prize.Since the 2018 the Access Bank ART X Prize has evolved to bolster the efforts of emerging artists who have demonstrated a...
Insecurity In Nigeria: Buhari Says Critics are Unpatriotic
Insecurity In Nigeria: Buhari Says Critics are Unpatriotic Nigeria collapsing under Buhari, APC watch, PDP tells presidentPresident Muhammadu Buhari yesterday launched broadsides against those criticising his administration for allegedly not doing enough to protect lives and property. He labelled them unpatriotic.The president, at two separate occasions in Abuja, dismissed his critics’ allegations, saying his administration is doing all it...
Buhari: Security Remains My 1st Priority
Buhari: Security Remains My 1st Priority President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, affirmed that security remained at the apex of his priorities. He assured Nigerians that successes recorded in degrading terrorists in the North-East would be extended to parts of the country experiencing security challenges.Buhari gave the assurance when he received members of executive committee Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) led by...
Jonathan: Nigeria’s Security Challenges Getting Worse
Jonathan: Nigeria’s Security Challenges Getting Worse Says govt must device new ways of tackling insecurity Northern Elders, CNG Urge Fulani Herdsmen To Relocate To NorthFormer President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has said that the security situation in the country is getting worse. He therefore said the Federal Government must work with state governments and  adopt a different approach to fight kidnapping...
How To Apply For 2019 British Council Nigeria Creative Enterprise
How To Apply For 2019 British Council Nigeria Creative Enterprise The Creative Enterprise Programme delivered in partnership with NESTA is a five-day capacity-building workshop that supports entrepreneurs to establish and grow their businesses. Purpose Of British Council Creative Enterprise The workshop is a learn-by-doing approach – participants with their business in focus. There are interactive exercises, peer-led activities, guest speakers and time for reflection, all...
34 Firms Get NNPC Awards Oil Swap Contracts
34 Firms Get NNPC Awards Oil Swap Contracts The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) yesterday issued award letters to oil firms for the highly sought-after contracts to exchange crude oil for imported fuel. Under the new contract that will take effect this month, a total of 15 groupings, with at least 34 companies in total, received award letters, four sources with...
Tribunal Admits Atiku’s Video Evidence in Petition 
Tribunal Admits Atiku’s Video Evidence In Petition The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal, sitting in Abuja, dismissed their objections and admitted as exhibits 48 VCDs tendered by the petitioners.The five-man panel, led by Justice Mohammed Garba, in admitting the documents, dismissed the objections raised by all the respondents on the grounds that the documents sought to be tendered were in line...
Apply For Stanbic IBTC Bank Blue Internship
Apply For Stanbic IBTC Bank Blue Internship For young Nigerians Stanbic IBTC Bank is a leading African banking group focused on emerging markets globally. It has been a mainstay of South Africa’s financial system for 150 years, and now spans 16 countries across the African continent.Standard Bank is a firm believer in technical innovation, to help us guarantee exceptional client service...
Aid Innovation Challenge
How To Apply 2019 Aid Innovation Challenge (€1000 Grant) The Aid Innovation Challenge invites applicants eager to showcase a concept or product that can save or improve lives.AidEx is the leading platform for professionals in humanitarian aid and international development. There are two annual events; our flagship conference and exhibition in Brussels and a regional conference in Nairobi. AidEx welcomes...
How APC Rigged 2019 Election In Kaduna
How APC Rigged 2019 Election In Kaduna Attack on Atiku’s Witnesses Halts Friday’s Proceedings.Witnesses called by the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, in his petition against the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday gave evidence to support their allegations that the February 23 presidential election was rigged in Kaduna and Borno States in...
Ortom Calls For Review of Revenue Sharing Formula In Nigeria
Ortom Calls For Review of Revenue Sharing Formula In Nigeria Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has called for an upward review of the revenue sharing formula in the country to make more money available to states and local governments for greater development.The governor spoke yesterday at the Benue Peoples House, Makurdi when the Federal Commissioner representing Benue State at the...
Geneva Centre for Security Policy
How To Apply For 2019 Geneva Centre for Security Policy (CHF 10’000 Fully Funded) In 2015, under the umbrella of its Creativity and Innovation Initiative, the GCSP and its Geopolitics and Global Futures Programme established a prize in order to recognize deserving individuals or organisations that have an innovative approach to addressing international security challenges.The prize is designed to reach across...
How To Apply For GreenHouse Lab
How To Apply For GreenHouse Lab & Win $100k Apply for GreenHouse Lab opportunity to receive world class tech entrepreneurship training, a minimum of 100K USD and access to a global network of mentors and investors.GreenHouse Lab is a three-month accelerator focused solely on early-stage, female-led or female focused technology start-ups across Africa, as well as African run start-ups domiciled...