Mufutau Akuruyejo achieves feat as the only African to receive coveted CERN ICT training in Switzerland

by Rachel Ogbu 500 level University of Lagos student and MTN Foundation (MTNF) Scholar,  Mufutau Akuruyejo has become the first Nigerian and  only African to participate in the nine-week CERN Openlab programme. CERN Openlab is a unique public-private partnership between CERN and leading ICT companies. Its mission is to accelerate the development of cutting-edge solutions to be used […]

Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) selects 1,000 African entrepreneurs for $10m grant

by Rachel Ogbu The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) has selected 1,000 African entrepreneurs out of about 20 000 who applied in the first phase of the Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme (TEEP). Representing 52 African countries and territories, the selected winners emerged from various sectors including agriculture, education, fashion and ICT and they would receive a combined $10 million […]