The first leg of the Seedstars pitch event is set to hold today in Cape Town. Disrupt Africa reports that 11 startups will be participating in today’s pitch event before a group of judges.
Seedstars World, the global pitching competition hosted by the Swiss investment company, Seedstars, has added one more city to the 12 African cities in which it will host its startup pitch event. TechCabal reported earlier that the pitch event will hold in Maputo, Cape Town, Lagos, Accra, Abidjan, Dakar, Kigali,Kampala,
•Mo Abudu EbonyLife TV, Africa’s first Global Black Entertainment and Lifestyle network, is set to host 100 young leaders to an exclusive meeting with Professor Attahiru Jega, chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
The monthly colloquium – Leadership without Title – by the Centre for Values in Leadership (CVL), founded by Prof. Pat Utomi recently honoured veteran actress, Mrs. Taiwo Ajai-Lycett, who clocked 74 in February, 2015.
The Rocket-backed online retailer, Jumia has announced a tech sit-down event, ‘Tech Bloggers Round Table’, with tech bloggers in Lagos.
The Lagos Google Developer Group will hold a discussion event with top developers in Lagos, Ezra Olubi, CTO Delivery Science Inc and Celestine Omin, Lead Developer at Konga tagged “APIs Saturday for Developers” on the 9th May 2015.
The Ghana-based incubator, Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology (MEST) has announced it is hosting a meet-up for Nigerian Entrepreneurs-in-Training (EIT) applying into its one-year programme.
Public relations and communications firm, WildFlower PR & Company has partnered with Nigeria’s newspaper, BusinessDay to organise a 2-day entertainment business conference called Digital Entertainment Africa Conference (#DECAfrica2015).
Funsho Arogundade Terry G, Nigeria’s eccentric Afro hip-hop act, may have found a new calling as he turned preacher at the Enugu leg of the Legend Taste and Tell activation held at the Spices Restaurant, Enugu, Enugu State.
The Young Innovation Competition, an annual event of the ITU Telecom, has opened for applications. ITU Telecom, the arm of ITU that organizes event and competitions, announced in a post on its website, that it is looking for young social entrepreneurs who can use technology creatively to solve a range
Today in Switzerland, the African Innovation Foundation (AIF) announced the 10 nominees for the fourth edition of its Innovation Prize for Africa Awards (IPA) which are now also in contention for the grand share prize of US$150 000.
Evender is a Nigerian online vendor sourcing startup that connects individuals and event planners with vendors providing specialized, event-relevant services such as, caterers, entertainers, wine distillers, DJ’s etc.
Funsho Arogundade Just as Nigerian writer, Chinelo Okparanta, author of Happiness, has been shortlisted alongside two other finalists for the 2014 Etisalat Prize for Literature holding Sunday, 15 March in Lagos, Benin Republic international singer and two time Grammy Award winner, Angelique Kidjo, has been announced as the guest performer
Kayode Aponmade Islamic musician cum Radio/TV presenter, Qamordeen Adekunle popularly called Agba Kamo will on Saturday, 20 June, 2015 hold double events at Oshodi Local Government Council premises, Oshodi, Lagos.
Nigerian based startup, Green Energy, won the prize for being the ‘Most Innovative’ at the just concluded finals of the Seedstars World competition in Geneva.
Paradigm Initiative Nigeria (PIN) under its Technical Entrepreneurial Nigerian Talented project will be organizing a two day workshop for students with technical talents. The event will seek to instill in the students the needed capacity for their ideas to scale.
Multi-award winning Hip Hop artist AKA will be embarking on a West African tour as early as next week. AKA will be undertaking a radio and promo tour in Nigeria and Ghana, aimed to connect with his fans and the music industry in Accra and Lagos where he has already
Tech Happy hour on Friday Jan 30th Time – 5/6pm Where – Ezwash Yaba @ the E-centre, 1st floor Who – Members of the Yaba tech community Lots of drinks, tech talk and mingling with members of the Yaba tech community. Wear a t-shirt repping your company, bring business cards
All you need to know about the African Princes of Comedy Christmas Show in the DMV area this weekend. Name: African Princes of Comedy Christmas Show Date: December 20, 2014 Performers: Clifford Owusu, Chief Obi, AphricanApe, iamDulo, OluwaKaponeski, SamTakesOff, EBaby Kobby, Kanmi, Henry Asuzu, Simon, Ryan and The Legacy Comedy
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