Smart Money with Arese: How to Start Investing in Nigeria


Since I started writing about personal finance for the African millennial, the most frequently asked question I get is, how can I invest? First of all, there is no one size fits all approach to investing. Everyone has different financial obligations, earning potential and risk profiles.

David Goldberg, Chief Executive of SurveyMonkey and Husband of Facebook’s Top Executive Sheryl Sandberg Dies Suddenly!

David Goldberg, the highly respected Silicon Valley entrepreneur and chief executive of online questionnaire company SurveyMonkey died suddenly on Friday, according to MSN News. The 47-year-old father of two was also the husband of Facebook’s chief operating officer (COO) Sheryl Sandberg, whose death drew widespread industry tributes from virtually all the

Suhaib Mohammed: Build Your Minimum Viable Product (MVP)

“A minimum viable product allows you to ship a product that early adopters see and, at least, some of whom resonate with, pay you money for, and start to give you feedback on.” ~ Eric Reis What does it take to build an online business overnight, amass financial freedom, and

Working in Corporate America: An African’s Perspective – ‘Excellent Communication Skills is a Major Success Factor’ – Elizabeth O.

We announced last week the introduction of a new column – Working in Corporate America: An African’s Perspective, created to shed some light on the widespread misconceptions on the corporate work environment in the United States. This column features real-life experiences from several Africans, while also making comparisons to working in Corporate Africa

Meet Over 60 UK Institutions in Lagos & Abuja & Make Your Dreams a Reality at the UK Study & Career Fair


This April, join over 60 universities from the UK as they storm Nigeria in the 2015 free UKEAS 2015 UK Exhibition. There will be free seminar on Post-study work opportunities in the UK & Africa plus you will get to discover how a UK education can be a career and

Study in the UK: Medicine, Sciences, Health & Nursing | On-The-Spot Admissions & Academic Counselling by Northumbria University Staff this April


Here is a wonderful opportunity for those interested in the field of medicine and sciences as Neil Slater from the Faculty of Health and Life Sciences at Northumbria University UK, will be giving a seminar and conducting admissions interviews for students interested in pursuing a Bachelors degree, Masters degree or

Dashed Hopes: APC’s Taraba Female Gubernatorial Candidate loses Election Rerun to PDP Candidate!

We all thought Nigeria was on the brink of making history by electing the first ever female Governor, after earlier reports indicated the APC Gubernatorial candidate in Taraba state, Aisha Alhassan, was initially leading the polls during the general polls that took place on April 11. Click here if you missed it!

Send In Your Entries for the Huawei/She Leads Africa Fellowship | Application Deadline is 30th April 2015


She Leads Africa, in conjunction with Huawei Technologies is launching a fellowship program for African female tech entrepreneurs. Interested applicants must be female tech entrepreneurs between 18-40 years old. The fellowship which is reportedly the first of its kind would provide fellows a chance to visit China and gain experience

Secure Yourself Lasting Career with a Swansea Law Degree | On-The-Spot Admissions Available

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A delegation from Swansea University is heading to Nigeria in search of Lawyers seeking a career in oil and gas and other disciplines. The Swansea delegation is led by Andrew Ubaka Iwobi of Swansea University’s College of Law who says; “We are looking for graduates seeking an LLM in Oil and

The CNN Multichoice African Journalist Award 2015 Is Open For Entry | Deadline is 11th May 2015


The CNN Multichoice African Journalist Awards 2015 is now open for the submission of entry. As part of the celebration of the 20th anniversary of the awards, the organisers have made the call for professional journalists who are’ working in the continent of Africa who have produced a story which has been

Hot Job Alert! Check Out this Amazing Opportunity from Carlton Cooper | Application Ends 24th April, 2015


Reputable companies involved in diverse business sectors are in search of vibrant, intelligent and experienced individuals to occupy job openings listed below: All applications must be submitted online at Only serious job seekers should apply.

Muhammed Abdullahi: 4 Ways Blogging Can Help Advance Your Career

As a resident of Nigeria, chances are high that you already know the stiff competition exists in the labour market. In case you don’t, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said the rate of unemployment in Nigeria stood at 23.9 per cent in 2011, while urban unemployment was estimated at

Start Your UK Study In September With £3,000 Automatic Discount From Sheffield Hallam University + Meet Reps in Port-Harcourt


Want to study in one of UK’s best modern Universities? Meet Sheffield Hallam University’s Nigerian representative in Port Harcourt for a face-to-face conversation about course options, available scholarships and the excellent facilities and support available. We are also offering an automatic discount of £3,000 to Nigerian students domiciled in Nigeria

Rita Dominic talks Acting Career from being a ‘Child Star’ to ‘Award-Winning Producer’ on ‘African Women to Watch’

Nollywood star actress, Rita Dominic was profiled in this month’s edition of Bloomberg Television’s ‘African Women to Watch,’ which provides a spotlight on women making their marks in film and television across the African continent.

BN Making It!: Building Viable Bridges! Maya Horgan Famodu Has an Unmistakable Passion for Businesses in Sub-Saharan Africa


Maya Horgan Famodu‘s company, Ingressive, is every African start up’s dream. But beyond Ingressive, BellaNaija wanted to take a closer look at this entrepreneur who has made it a mission to ensure that Sub-Saharan African businesses get all the necessary resources to help them soar! Maya, who is one part Nigeria,