TMT Finance Africa event

Telecom, Media and Tech leaders meet in Cape Town for TMT Finance Africa regional investment event

Key decision makers from MTN, Vodacom, Econet Wireless, Safaricom, Millicom, Convergence Partners, Standard Bank, MainOne and Rand Merchant Bank are among the first key speakers announced for TMT Finance Africa in Cape Town 2018, which is taking place on March 15 The event gathers Africa’s top telecom, media and technology giants, plus their leading investors, […]

Merck Foundation Connects Africa through their Partnership with University of Malaya to Build Healthcare Capacity

Merck Foundation Connects Africa and Asia through their Partnership with Partners with the University of Malaya to Build Healthcare Capacity in Africa and Asia with a Special Focus on Diabetes, Oncology and Infertility   The MF-UM collaboration will facilitate academic support to post-graduate medical trainees in the fields of diabetes, oncology and infertility From India […]

The Regional Energy Co-Operation Summit

Burkina Faso, Mali And Ghana Ministers Of Energy To Join Total And More At The Regional Energy Co-Operation Summit In Côte D’ivoire

The Regional Energy Co-Operation Summit The Regional Summit continues to be the annual platform where public and private stakeholders and industry experts can stay up-to-date with upcoming projects in the pipeline and new strategies to unlock gas and power trading in West Africa With confirmed participation of H.E Honourable Malick Alhousseini, H.E Honourable Professor Alfa […]

Jo Maxwell Is Giving Black Women in Britain a Platform to Share Their Stories

by Rachel Ogbu It’s the Jo Maxwell Show !!! Following Oprah Winfrey’s momentous speech at the 2018 Golden Globes, we are all now riled up and stirred. Time is indeed up for gender stereotypes and exclusion. Thankfully, this brilliant British-Nigerian media personality has come just in time to move this conversation to the next level. […]

LONGREAD: Does Globalisation Strip Nigerian Musicians Of Their Identities?

by OLUWATOSIN In 2017, YNaija committed a big part of its time and resources towards carefully documenting the big stories happening in the country and on the continent and highlighting the efforts of young Nigerians and Africans challenging the tired narratives around the continent through personal achievement and social good. Sometimes these stories are forgotten, […]

#YNAIJAPOWERLIST2017: Wizkid, Toyin Abraham, Tekno… These Are The Most Powerful People In Entertainment

BY WILFRED OKICHE  In 2017, YNaija committed a big part of its time and resources towards carefully documenting the big stories happening in the country and on the continent and highlighting the efforts of young Nigerians and Africans challenging the tired narratives around the continent through personal achievement and social good. Sometimes these stories are […]

#YNAIJAPOWERLIST2017: Seun Onigbinde, Samson Itodo, Temitayo Etomi… See The 10 Most Powerful Names In Advocacy

BY WILFRED OKICHE BudgIT co-founder, Seun Onigbinde Photo credit: Techpoint.ng In 2017, YNaija committed a big part of its time and resources towards carefully documenting the big stories happening in the country and on the continent and highlighting the efforts of young Nigerians and Africans challenging the tired narratives around the continent through personal achievement […]

Vice President, ‘Yemi Osinbajo speaks at The Future Awards Africa 2017

The Vice President of Nigeria, Prof. ‘Yemi Osinbajo yesterday called on young Nigerians to create a better future for the nation by ignoring those seeking to divide the country through willful ignorance, narrow-mindedness, and tribalism. Giving his keynote speech at the 12th edition of The Future Awards Africa, Osinbajo pushed for a determined drive among […]