General Electric Launches 2018 Lagos Garage skills training program for entrepreneurs

On the 14th of May, 2018, the sixth edition of General Electric’s (GE) manufacturing training Garage for hardware entrepreneurs is scheduled to take off in Lagos, Nigeria. The Garage is a four-week training program dedicated to accelerating the impact of Nigeria’s most promising hardware entrepreneurs through the utilization of advanced manufacturing technologies. Selected participants will … More General Electric Launches 2018 Lagos Garage skills training program for entrepreneurs

Difficulties in Accessing Government Intervention Funds

Similarly, to BOI, the Central Bank of Nigeria, in its initiative to tackle unemployment and poverty in the North-eastern part of Nigeria launched a reorientation programme called “Entrepreneurship Training Programme” through its centre, “CBN entrepreneurship development centre” in Maiduguri. We gathered, from one of the Nigerian dailies (The Sun, Thursday 8/8/2016. Pg.2) that in the … More Difficulties in Accessing Government Intervention Funds

ONE NATURAL WAY TO START YOUR AGRO-ENTERPRISE WITHOUT FUNDING.

In this Piece Enyi james junior talks about his agric startup geared at supporting small scale agribusinesses. James says the first and major thing that an intending and interested individual need is not fund, but a fair knowledge of the processes involved in the choice agro allied product. He aims at seeing a setup of at least five (5) out of ten (10) families in at least one agro-entrepreneurship enterprise at their home/office backyard before the end of 2030 through his startup. … More ONE NATURAL WAY TO START YOUR AGRO-ENTERPRISE WITHOUT FUNDING.

BOI Nigeria Launches N5 Billion Fund for the development of the local Agro-processing industry.

The bank of industry launched a N5 billion naira cottage agro processing fund for small holder agric industries, businesses and entrepreneurs at a media briefing in Lagos on the 18th of September, 2014. The aim of the fund is to promote small-to-medium scale entrepreneurs engaged in first, second and third level agro-processing activities that provide … More BOI Nigeria Launches N5 Billion Fund for the development of the local Agro-processing industry.