Training as an antidote to human trafficking
  The trafficking of children for the purpose of domestic services, prostitution and other forms of exploitative labour is a widespread phenomenon in Nigeria. This is as a result of [...]
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2017 IDTECH (UCLA) AND ABUJA SUMMER CAMP
Aiivon summer camp is a 10 day hands on practical training with experts from within and outside the country. The key words are Creativity, Innovation and Fun With the constant [...]
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Aiivon Tech Clubs 2017
It can be said that ICT is a pertinent component of an educational system. Therefore, a our dynamic devilment methodology, Aiivon has identified the need to invest in the younger [...]
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Startups, apply to Startup Battlefield at Disrupt SF today
by Samantha Stein (@steinsamantha) Applications are pouring in for Disrupt SF’s Startup Battlefield competition, and it’s no wonder — this year’s Startup Battlefield participants will join an illustrious alumni network [...]
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HubSpot Offers $100,000 to the Most ‘Disruptive’ Business Idea This Summer
By Becky Peterso In the first round, entrepreneurs have to pitch their idea in 25 words or less. What kind of business would you start if someone suddenly handed you $100,000? [...]
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This 13-Year-Old Just Built a 6-Figure Business Online. What’s Your Excuse?
By John Nemo  Discover how a 13-year-old living in Fort Lauderdale turned his SEO obsession into a thriving, 6 figure business with clients across the country. Morris Laloshi is putting all [...]
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HOW TO RAISE CAPITAL GLOBALLY: KEEP A CLEAN ‘DEALROOM’ AND KNOW WHO TO TARGET
By Elizabeth Rossiello Last month I shared my story on how I started BitPesa, a payments company headquartered in Kenya with operations in Nigeria, Tanzania, Uganda, the UK, the DRC and [...]
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HOW START-UPS SHOULD APPROACH MOBILE OPERATORS FOR PARTNERSHIP
By Sam Ajadi A new guide by the GSMA Ecosystem Accelerator programme helps African start-ups approach mobile operators for partnership. The guide comes after this report which explores the rationale [...]
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AFRICA IS THE NEXT FRONTIER FOR VCS
By Ali Diallo According to Clarium Capital founder Peter Thiel, entrepreneurs should look for secrets where no one is looking and turn them into business opportunities. Thiel says it best [...]
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AFRICA’S ANGEL INVESTING MOVEMENT PICKS UP MOMENTUM IN 2017
By Ben White This past week, the VC4Africa community converged in Johannesburg for the Global Entrepreneurship Congress 2017. It was the first time the global congress was hosted on the African [...]
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