Mahama, Saraki, Yeda, Alakija & More to discuss unlocking Africa’s economic potential at Commonwealth Africa Summit 2018

 by Rachel Ogbu Commonwealth Africa Summit 2018- Unlocking Africa’s economic potential by increasing trade, collaboration and philanthropy within the Commonwealth will be at the forefront of conversations at next month’s Commonwealth Africa Summit in London. The Summit aims to spark new thinking on how to promote collective action, achieve shared prosperity and common good for Africans […]

Aliko Dangote

Dangote Donates N1.2 Billion Structure for Business School in Bayero University

The Business Schools being undertaken by the Aliko Dangote Foundation, according to the President of Dangote Group is part of the efforts to build entrepreneurship in the sub-consciousness of Nigerians through education at the highest level In his avowed commitment to encouraging entrepreneurship in the country as a way out of the economic doldrums, Nigeria’s […]

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 […]

#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 […]

Africa 2017 Forum -Egypt looks to play a key role in driving regional integration in Africa

The Africa 2017 Forum wrapped up in the Egyptian resort city of Sharm el Sheikh with a clear message of intent from President Al Sisi to bring Africa closer together. President Abdel Fattah El Sisi hosted five African heads of state and top business leaders from across the continent. The Heads of State stressed on […]