Episode 005: Mark Essien -Building a business around scalable distribution channels and why raising money too early can kill your startup

Welcome to Episode 5 of Building the Future with Dotun. Dotun Olowoporoku  discusses  with Mark Essien of Hotels.ng, in this episode. Mark Essien is the founder and CEO of Hotels.ng, an online hotel booking…

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Riby, a fintech, picks ticket to 1776 Challenge Cup World Finals in New York

Fintech startup, Riby (owned by Finance Life Technologies), has made it to the world finals of 1776 Challenge Cup. The event to select Nigeria’s candidate for the 1776 Challenge was…

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Online medication platform Medsaf wins Seedstars World Lagos pitch

Medsaf, an online platform for medications for Africa’s pharmacies and hospitals, has won the Seedstars World Pitch held on Friday August 25, at Seedspace, Parkview Estate, in Lagos. Medsaf, an…

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Abdigani Diriye: A one-time asylum seeker from Somalia becomes Global Innovator

On many occasions, Somalia has been described as a failed state due to incessant war, poverty and terrorism which have ravaged the country, for years. However, a Somali-born icon, Abdigani Diriye,…

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You just can’t guess how much this 500 Level Unilag Student makes from his Artworks

 “I always knew I’d make a noise. I just didn’t know how. I tried playing the guitar; tried building my poetry skills; tried dancing; tried everything. Nothing was working. I…

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2017 Global Innovation Index: Why experts say Africa is pulling its weight in the field of Innovation

The 2017 Edition of the Global Innovation Index (GII) was released recently in Geneva, Switzerland. The 2017 edition makes the tenth uninterrupted release since its inception in 2008. The index…

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500,000 dollar funding: Seedstars searches for Ghana’s most promising startup

Seedstars World is searching for 10 Ghanaian seed-stage startups to participate in a pitch on September 1st, in Ghana. Among other prizes, the winner will compete for up to USD…

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Make way for Delivery Bros. This startup wants to solve logistics challenges across Africa, one city at a time.

Delivery Bros is an on-demand delivery and retail fulfillment company, optimizing smart and intelligent technology to provide pick-up and drop-off options for individuals, SMEs, ecommerce companies and large corporations. Though…

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Are you a startup in Nigeria? Prepare to pitch at the 2017 Seedstars World

Seedstars World, a global seed-stage startup competition for emerging markets and fast-growing startup scenes, will hold a pitch for Nigerian startups on Friday, August 25th in Lagos. The competition, which enjoys…

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Episode 004 : Bob Collymore: How Safaricom is using tech to solve problems for the man on the street

This is Episode 4 of Building the Future with Dotun. Here, Dotun Olowoporoku  discusses  with Bob Collymore of Safaricom. In case you never knew, Safaricom deploys M-pesa, the fastest growing mobile phone-based money transfer globally, launched in…

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