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The Best Integrated Campaign Tool To Win Elections In Nigeria

Milonics Citizen is an integrated data platform that sources and tracks voters for a political campaign in Nigeria. It provides a web app interface that is hardware agnostic which enables it to run in any mobile device or computer. From ...

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50% Of The World Will Be Online By 2017

Over 50% of the global population will have Internet access within three years’ time, with mobile broadband over smartphones and tablets now the fastest growing technology in human history, according to the 2014 edition of the State of Broadband report.   Released today in ...

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Orange Launches Start-up Accelerator Programme in Ivory Coast

With “Orange Fab Ivory Coast”, Orange’s network of start-up accelerators is now present on four continents.  The programme, which is a pillar of the Group's open innovation approach, reflects the determination of Orange to support the new digital players and help ...

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Convertible Notes 101: An Introduction

Convertible Notes 101: An Introduction [i] Author: Brian Laung Aoaeh   We started discussing term sheets sometime ago. If you missed those discussions you should consider reading the previous posts titled “The Anatomy of A Term Sheet” before you read this one.   Today we ...

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Starting Business in Nigeria: Challenges and Way Out

Top Reasons Why It Is Difficult to Start a Business in Nigeria andthe Way Out Starting up a business in Nigeria can be very tough if the accurate strides and knowledge about the business is picked up before starting or investing ...

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Editor’s Note: This piece was contributed by Olukunle Moses.   An entrepreneur is an organizer; someone with a dream and the initiative to take the risks required to convert that vision into an enterprise offering a service or product consumers will want to purchase.  Entrepreneurs play a vital role in the development of any country’s economy, whether a developing nation, such as Nigeria, or an established one, like the UK or Germany.   The big […]

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A group of Nigeria’s wealthiest businessmen on Thursday donated  millions of dollars to support victims of terrorist attacks.   Earlier this week, Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan launched the Victims Support Fund, an initiative aimed at providing relief for those who have been adversely affected by insurgency in Nigeria over the last few years.  According to Nigeria’s Thisday newspaper, Danjuma pledged $10 million, but the largest individual donation came from banker Tony O. Elumelu, who pledged $15 million. In […]


With the ongoing transformation in the Nigerian power sector and the Federal Government’s unwavering commitment to partner with foreign and domestic investors to take power generation and distribution to the next through DPP, ensuring that her set goal of actualizing 40000 mws of power by the year 2020 is attained. The recent news of Nigeria overtaking South Africa to become Africa’s largest economy with a GDP of US$509bn is a promising sign of investment in […]


Effective Cybersecurity Practice & Management – Creating Outstanding Cybersecurity Leaders – SEP–NOV 2014 Session Cost – $1,900 Modules •    1 SEP–19 OCT 2014 — Module 1 (Correspondence via private network) •    20 OCT–24 OCT 2014 — Module 2 (In Person, Abuja NIGERIA) •    26 OCT–23 NOV 2014 — Module 3 (Correspondence via private network) Short Introduction With the advent of dangerous malicious codes like Flame and Stuxnet, it has become evident that nations or institutions […]


Mercy Foundations is raising money at StartCrunch. They are using the money to support skill development training for people.   Mercy Foundations is a recently launched NGO in line with the vision to touch lives and empower people. In line with the Nigerian Milenium development goals, Mercy Foundations works towards empowering jobless youths and reaching out to school dropouts. Also educating and training secondary school students and undergraduates on acquiring a special skill or vocation […]

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StartCrunch is getting a lot of traffic and we ask people across Nigeria and Africa that now is the time to start creating projects to take advantage of the traffic. People are looking for projects to fund. Take action, fund or be funded.   You might have read that Paypal is now in most parts of Africa, including Nigeria. That means backers anywhere in the world with Visa and Mastercard cards can now support projects. It raises […]


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