Bukola Dawodu, Founder of Aquarium Making Business – Benefits Consult is Featured on CNN’s African Start Ups | Watch


Nigerian entrepreneurs keep getting the recognition they deserve. Bukola Dawodu, and her business, Benefits Consult is featured on CNN‘s African Start Up. Bukola Dawodu, with an educational background in marine biology, shares the story of how she built her aquarium making business .

CNN’s Passion to Portfolio: Exquisite Magazine Publisher Tewa Onasanya talks About Switching Career from a Pharmacologist to a Publisher!

Exquisite Magazine Publisher, Tewa Onasanya is a Nigerian-born pharmacologist, who studied pharmacology at the University of Portsmouth, England. Prior to starting the magazine, the mother-of-two had no prior experience in journalism or publishing, but got support from family members and friends, which she leveraged on in starting the first issue of

World Class Luxury Education! The Swiss Education Group presents its ‘Champagne Living School Fees Budget’


From 5 star hotel learning environments to hobnobbing with hospitality celebrities, the Swiss Education Group offers world class education in luxury and hospitality management. Since its first hotel school was established in 1982, Swiss Education Group (SEG) has become a world-class hospitality education network. Close ties with the big names in the

‘Girls with Dreams become Women of Vision’ Tiffany Amber Nigeria launches Women of Vision Mentorship Programme – Apply!


On October 11th 2014, Tiffany Amber launched its Women of Vision Campaign in partnership with Diamond Woman, to commemorate the brand’s 15th anniversary in the fashion industry. The campaign featuring 15 inspirational women, all leaders in their respective fields, was conceptualized by the brand’s Artistic Director, Folake Coker, as a way

Meet the Pregnant “Keke Napep” Rider & Entrepreneur Everyone is Talking About


Olayinka Adeyemo, a pregnant woman based in Lagos, has been making headlines over the past couple of days due to her unique entrepreneurship story. Adeyemo is the owner of a “Keke Napep” (commercial tricycle), which she rides to make a living. Keke Napep riders are usually male, and the job

Bamidele Onibalusi: 4 Ways Nigerians Can Make Money Online


Recent research from digitXplus has revealed that Nigeria experienced a growth of 102% in internet adoption between 2009 – 2013; that’s a total of 62.4 million Nigerian internet users in 2013, a significant increase from 30.9 million internet users in 2009.

Achenyo Idachaba Featured on CNN’s African Start Up for Her Venture – MitiMeth


Achenyo Idachaba makes beauty from ashes. Converting the weed commonly known as ‘Water Hyacinths’ into lovely hand crafted home essentials, the MitiMeth brand is truly something incredible. Featured on CNN‘s African Start up, Achenyo Idachaba talks about her driving force, and what keeps the business going.

Grab Your Lenses & Get Ready to Learn Wedding Photography with Gazmadu at The Workshop Season 2! Register Now


Get your lenses and notepads ready – it’s season 2 of The Workshop. This is an opportunity for all photographers, professional or amateur, to hone their photography skills by learning from some of the best in the business. The one week intensive program will take participants through the tricks of

From NIS Stampede to Using ‘Connections’, Yemi Akisanya Discusses Finding a Job in Nigeria


Yemi Akisanya is back again with Episode 8 of his vlog, The NoiseMaker. In the episode, he talks about how many people have to use ‘connections’ to find a job in Nigeria. He also refers to the National Immigration Service (NIS) stampede/scandal, of which President Jonathan recently compensated the victims’

A £3000 Discount, Course Options, Support & More! Meet Sheffield Hallam University Reps in Abuja & Lagos


Are you looking for a scholarship opportunity to enroll for educational courses this September 2015? Then you can meet up with Sheffield Hallam University representatives in Abuja and Lagos for a face-to-face conversation on course options, available scholarships and facilities and the support they can offer. The University, located in

Empowering the Young Professional Nigerian for Greatness! NYPF Hosts Annual Forum in The Gambia


Over 40 young professionals, Trustees and Executive Members of the Nigerian Young Professionals Forum (NYPF) gathered recently at the Flourish Wellness Resort int The Gambia for its annual retreat. Led by NYPF Chairman, Moses Siloko Siasia and the NYPF Executive Members from the diaspora  and all he Regional Chairmen from Nigeria

Don’t Miss Out! Take Advantage of the University of Sussex – £3,000 Sussex Nigeria Scholarship


The University of Sussex is ranked 4th in the UK Top 15 for research influence (THE, World University Rankings 2014/15), and they want you to meet their country officer – Ify Udofia – this March to find out how to apply for their £3,000 Sussex Nigeria Scholarship. You can visit here: http://www.sussex.

Mother’s Day 2015: BellaNaija meets Enterprising Mum of 3 Frances Asemota of The Mustard Seed


People are often confused by why there are so many “Mother’s Days”! Mothering Sunday is celebrated on the fourth Sunday in Lent (15th of March this year) while Mother’s Day in the USA, Canada and any other countries in the world falls on the second Sunday in May. In our

10-year-old Nigerian-British Math Whizz-Kid ‘Esther Okade’ starts College & plans to bag a PhD at Age 13!


Esther Okade does everything you’ll expect of a normal 10-year-old youngster like dressing up as Elsa from “Frozen,” playing with Barbie dolls, going to the park or shopping with parents. However, this Nigerian-British math whizz-kid stands out among her peers as she happens to be one of the very few

Are You Between the Ages of 18-45 with a New & Amazing Business Idea? Then Take Part in This Year’s Edition of ‘YouWin!’ Now!


The Youth Enterprise with Innovation in Nigeria (YouWiN!) programme is a product of President Goodluck Jonathan’s commitment to creating jobs by harnessing the power of the country’s large and growing youth population to grow the economy. YouWiN!