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Events and developments in the Creative community

Tony Elumelu Foundation Opens Applications For 3rd Cycle Of Entrepreneurship Programme

Africa’s largest business incubator, The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), is now accepting applications from African entrepreneurs, with business ideas that can transform Africa. The application portal is open and accepting submissions until Midnight WAT on March 1, 2017. To apply, complete the online application at Successful applicants will join the third cycle of the TEF Entrepreneurship Programme, TEF’s 10-year, $100 million commitment to train, mentor and fund 10,000 African entrepreneurs in every African country. Since inception in 2015, the Programme has assisted nearly 2,000 entrepreneurs and created hundreds of… Read More »

Audu Maikori, Others to Speak at Arterial Network’s Closing Ceremony

The renowned Freedom Park in Lagos will play host to the Nigerian chapter of Arterial Network, the Pan-African network of artists on Wednesday December 14, 2016 as it holds its end-of-year and closing ceremony party. Calling all artists and cultural enthusiasts; existing and intending members of Arterial Network to be a part of the monumental event, the aim… Read More »

Carrington Youth Fellowship Initiative (CYFI) 2017 Is Here

Program Overview The Carrington Youth Fellowship Initiative (CYFI) seeks to develop a select group of young Nigerians into ethical and impactful leaders by connecting them with mentorship, networking, training and funding opportunities over the course of an intensive fellowship year. The CYFI fellowship is built around year-long social innovation projects that are designed by fellows and supported by… Read More »

Possibilities Made in Nigeria – The Made in Nigeria Project

The Made In Nigeria Project, organizers of the Made In Nigeria Conference & Exhibition have officially announced the third edition of the annual event, which is slated to hold in Lagos at the Landmark Centre, on November 29th 2016 with the theme; Possibilities Made In Nigeria – A re-direction towards Economic growth, SME advancement, and National Transformation. The one day Conference &… Read More »