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Orange African Social Venture Contest 2nd Edition. Register NOW!!

Orange has launched the second edition of its Orange African Social Venture Prize. The goal is to promote social innovation that supports African development through ICT. Orange will provide a financial endowment as well as expert support to the young companies that put forward innovative projects with a significant social impact. Last year, more than […]

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9 Entrepreneurial Values You Should Possess

My daily personal reading digest landed me on this post by Jeff Haden on Inc and I did not want to be selfish about it so I’m sharing it. The original post 9 Qualities of Remarkable Entrepreneurs speaks about qualities that make some entrepreneurs Good, Great and Remarkable. Below is a TeKPee summary version of the post; 1. […]

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Stay Connected With ‘Joowaya’ During And After NYSC

Joowaya, is a new social network to help serving members of the NYSC stay connected during and after their youth service in Nigeria. The site allows site members to share NYSC stories and photos, discuss publicly, plan events, find accommodation and do lots more together. The platform’s advanced search functionality allows you to narrow your […]

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How Many Founders Is Right For A Startup?

The question prospective entrepreneurs seem to ask when venturing out is just how many people is right to be co-founders. A friend recently told me of a group of people claiming to start a company. I completely disagree that ‘groups’ of people should be co-founders because this can lead to conflict as we as humans are very different […]

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Nigeria Gets ICT Funding Firm

Buyright Africa, a new company  just launched in Nigeria aims to address the funding problem that stands in the way of greater ICT penetration across Nigeria by offering loans for the procurement of ICT projects. It appears to me though that they are also into consumer electronics products. Quite misleading their website.  BizTechAfrica

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Nigerian Online Auction Website Goes LIVE!

An online-auction website that is set to change the face of online shopping in Nigeria 3sbids.com has gone live today (7th May 2012). Users can now buy the latest electronics, phones, home appliances, clothing, bags, wrist watches, perfumes and cars for as low as N50 just by bidding on it. To start bidding, simply follow these steps […]

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Bra Innovation Lets You Stash Your Phone

This innovation is known as JoeyBra. It is  ”a unique pocketed bra design that allows women of all ages to go to dances, parties, or events without having to worry about bringing a purse.” I love it! (Wink*)  Geekwire

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Next-Gen Social Entrepreneurs Wanted

The International Telecommunication Union has launched the second edition of its Young Innovators Competition, giving young, talented social entrepreneurs the opportunity to attend its key global networking and knowledge sharing event, ITU Telecom World 2012, and the chance to win funding, mentorship and ongoing support. The competition which is aimed at 18-25 year olds worldwide, calls for […]

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NIG makes 2 Internet Entrepreneurs Millionaires

Two Nigerian internet entrepreneurs at the weekend, emerged millionaires in the Nigerian Internet Group, NIG’s Internet for Job I4J competition. The winners Olusola Ajayi and Dr Tosin Oguntuase won N1million with project titles EFIKO and VaccAlert  respectively becoming instant millionaires because according to NIG, their proposals displayed creativity, innovation, enterpreneurial skills among other qualities. Read Full […]

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See Who Googled You

After a date, a pitch or a job interview, there’s a good chance you’re going to get Googled. BrandYourself, an online reputation manager now helps you figure out who is searching for your name. So boys, lets check out the online reputation of them girls and girls, see who is stalking you.  Mashable  

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