How to Use LinkedIn AI Tools to Find a Job
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How to Use LinkedIn AI Tools to Find a Job

Artificial intelligence tools have undoubtedly been appearing on a variety of platforms, gadgets, and apps in the recent past. LinkedIn is also eager to keep up with the rush to make everything as AI-enhanced as possible. It is a social network for professionals to connect and find work. Nevertheless, it should be noted up front…

The 2024–25 MIT Foundry Fellowship cohort is now accepting applications.

The 2024–25 MIT Foundry Fellowship cohort is now accepting applications.

The MIT Foundry Fellowship cohort for 2024–25 is currently accepting applications from established businesspeople who are dedicated to spearheading the expansion and integration of Africa’s innovation and entrepreneurial ecosystems. The MIT Foundry Fellowship is intended for leaders with integrity who want to spark inclusive growth and systemic change throughout Africa. Each year, ten to fifteen…

Agrifood startups in Africa are invited to apply for the $1 million THRIVE Global Impact Challenge.

Agrifood startups in Africa are invited to apply for the $1 million THRIVE Global Impact Challenge.

The US$1 million THRIVE Global Impact Challenge, which aims to assist the transition of agriculture to a net-zero future, is open to African agrifood entrepreneurs. A global search for creative enterprises promoting a more sustainable future for agriculture is underway with the THRIVE Global Impact Challenge. The five main themes of the Global Impact Challenge…

African entrepreneurs are eligible to apply for 10k2Startup initiative funding, up to $50k.

African entrepreneurs are eligible to apply for 10k2Startup initiative funding, up to $50k.

Applications for the 10k2Startup initiative are now being accepted from African entrepreneurs. This program seeks to provide cash and other forms of support to businesses that are tackling real-world issues, with a target range of $10,000 to $50,000. Established by Julius Nkansah Owusu-Kyerematen, the leader of Google’s multi-channel mid-market skills, 10k2Startup acknowledges that money and…

Meta Announces Llama Impact Innovation Awards to Support AI-Driven Organisations in Africa, Middle East and Turkey

Meta Announces Llama Impact Innovation Awards to Support AI-Driven Organisations in Africa, Middle East and Turkey

Today, Meta announced the launch of the Meta Llama (Large Language Model Meta AI) Impact Innovation Awards, building on its commitment to open science and empowering developers in every industry to drive breakthroughs, create new products and solutions, and benefit from accelerations in technological advancement and economic growth. The Meta Llama Impact Innovation Awards supports…

Invitation to Apply: MTN ACE Skills Program 2024

Invitation to Apply: MTN ACE Skills Program 2024

MTN ACE is a nationwide youth-centered economic empowerment program that impacts the relevant skills and creates opportunities for the youth. They program is designed for fresh graduates, those in and out of school, innovators, entrepreneurs well as tech-driven start-ups. The programs constitute; The MTN ACE initiative is an invention of the MTN Uganda Foundation, executed in…

Trend Micro to Secure AI-Enabled Private Data Centres Worldwide

Trend Micro to Secure AI-Enabled Private Data Centres Worldwide

…New security solution using NVIDIA NIM revealed at COMPUTEX Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global cybersecurity leader, today announced plans to demo a new data centre solution, using NVIDIA technology, for security-conscious business and government customers harnessing the power of AI. This is just one of multiple AI security solutions being shown for the first time…

NCC’s Suspension of Certain Telecommunications Licences

NCC’s Suspension of Certain Telecommunications Licences

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) temporarily suspended license issuance in three telecom categories. The suspension of these licences might raise eyebrows. However, facts have emerged on why the regulatory body took the decision. The three categories of licences suspended are Value Added Services (VAS) Aggregator Licences, Interconnect Exchange Service Licences and Mobile Virtual Network Operator…

Apply for the 2024 Microsoft Security Free Certification & Training

Apply for the 2024 Microsoft Security Free Certification & Training

Cybercriminals’ dangers are always changing along with the digital terrain. Cybersecurity expertise is more in demand than ever in the modern world. Microsoft offers a variety of free cybersecurity training courses, suitable for both novices and seasoned IT professionals seeking to broaden their skill set.The goal of this program is to give participants the abilities…

Nigeria Ranks Second as Africa Domain Name Registrations Hit 4.33million

Nigeria Ranks Second as Africa Domain Name Registrations Hit 4.33million

Latest Africa Domain Name Industry Study has ranked Nigeria in second place. In the latest study commissioned by the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) in collaboration with PowerSoft Africa, Nigeria moved up to second place in the Africa Domain Name Industry. Similarly, African country code Top-level Domains report shows 4.33million registrations as…

Call For Applications: Junior Achievement Nigeria Venture in Management Program 2024 (All expenses paid Business Management Program)

Call For Applications: Junior Achievement Nigeria Venture in Management Program 2024 (All expenses paid Business Management Program)

The Venture in Management Program (ViMP) is an annual, week-long, intensive program created by JA Nigeria in collaboration with Lagos Business School (LBS) to prepare recent graduates of no more than 27 years old and selected NYSC members for the workforce. The program exposes participants to the various aspects of managing a business, helps them…

FATE Foundation Reports Two-Year Futuremakers Project Completion

FATE Foundation Reports Two-Year Futuremakers Project Completion

The Aspiring Entrepreneurs Programme (AEP) Future Makers Edition, funded by Standard Chartered Foundation (SBF) and assisted by Youth Business International (YBI), has concluded, according to a statement released by FATE Foundation. Standard Chartered Bank’s (SCB) global project, Futuremakers by Standard Chartered, aims to address inequality and encourage increased economic inclusion for adolescents in marginalized communities,…

ICANN80: Total .NG Domain Names Surpass 225,000

ICANN80: Total .NG Domain Names Surpass 225,000

…NiRA receives rousing recognition at ICANN80 The total domain names of the .ng registry have increased to 225,533, according to data made available by the Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NiRA). NiRA the registry for .ng Internet Domain Names and maintains the database of names registered in the .ng country code Top Level Domain (ccTLD). A team led…

Intel and the AfDB will train 3million Africans AI.
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Intel and the AfDB will train 3million Africans AI.

The technology titan Intel and the African Development Bank have announced plans to train 30,000 government officials and three million Africans in artificial intelligence. The agreement reached at the bank’s recent annual meetings in Nairobi, Kenya, would aid in developing a critical mass of Africans skilled in Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) skills, accelerating growth and…

Call for Applications: GBEF, USAID, and StarNews Business Competition for Nigerian Entrepreneurs in Collaboration with MTN (Up to 10 Million Naira)

Call for Applications: GBEF, USAID, and StarNews Business Competition for Nigerian Entrepreneurs in Collaboration with MTN (Up to 10 Million Naira)

StarNews Mobile is thrilled to launch a business competition for Nigerian entrepreneurs, in association with the Global Black Economic Forum (GBEF) and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID)! Here’s your opportunity to enhance your entrepreneurial path with money, mentorship, and business help if you are a startup or SME in Nigeria. Eligibility Criteria•…

How To Foster Economic Sustainability Through Nigeria’s Informal Sector
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How To Foster Economic Sustainability Through Nigeria’s Informal Sector

Nigeria’s economy has not always been without its own fair share of challenges, despite the efforts of emerging entrepreneurs. The economy has had milestones that were usually short-lived due to change in government policies. Maintaining a suitable economy for all Nigerians cannot be far-fetched. Every citizen needs a thriving economy that that sets the pace…

Developing A Growth Mindset: Techniques For Advancement Both Personally And Professionally
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Developing A Growth Mindset: Techniques For Advancement Both Personally And Professionally

People who are successful have long been regarded as geniuses destined to become inspiring leaders. Yet, the truth is that a growth mentality frequently goes hand in hand with a successful life and profession. These champions merely adopted an ongoing learning process driven by self-discipline, tenacity, and self-motivation to elevate the ordinary to the remarkable….

Nigeria’s Harde Business School is launching an online open university for Africa.

Nigeria’s Harde Business School is launching an online open university for Africa.

Nigerian ed-tech firm Harde Business School is constructing an online open university with the goal of giving students throughout Africa a learning environment akin to a master’s degree. Harde Business School was established in January 2021 with the goal of addressing educational issues in Nigeria and beyond Africa. The co-founder and COO of the startup,…

CcHub launches “Let’s Build, Africa” market-entry programme for African startups

CcHub launches “Let’s Build, Africa” market-entry programme for African startups

“Let’s Build, Africa,” a market-entry initiative created to enable African companies to broaden their horizons and reach new markets within the continent, has been launched by Nigeria’s Co-Creation Hub (CcHub). In 2010, CcHub opened up Nigeria’s first public living lab for internet businesses, investors, technicians, entrepreneurs, and hackers with the goal of accelerating the use…

Google has launched 10 free AI courses to empower innovators.
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Google has launched 10 free AI courses to empower innovators.

In an important step to meet the growing need for generative Artificial Intelligence (AI) skills, Google has introduced a series of online courses designed to provide people the skills they need to succeed in this rapidly expanding industry. Google’s effort is expected to have a significant influence on future innovation and creativity as generative AI…

Ruforum and Mastercard Foundation TAGDEV announces 2024/2025 Scholarship for young Africans

Ruforum and Mastercard Foundation TAGDEV announces 2024/2025 Scholarship for young Africans

The 2024–2025 RUFORUM/Mastercard Foundation TAGDev Scholarships are now accepting applications. The 10 year (2023–2033) Transforming African Agricultural Universities to Meaningfully Contribute to Africa’s Growth and Development (TAGDev 2.0) program is being carried out by the Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM) in partnership with the Mastercard Foundation, Gulu University (Uganda), Egerton University…

ALX Africa and Mastercard Foundation Virtual Assistant Programme is open for Application.

ALX Africa and Mastercard Foundation Virtual Assistant Programme is open for Application.

The ALX Africa Virtual Assistant (VA) Programme is a thought-provoking and practical learning experience designed to provide you with critical skills utilized by successful VAs. These abilities include organization, workplace etiquette, upward management, and essential tech tools used by businesses and successful virtual assistants to maximize productivity and work quality. With this program, you will…

September will mark the 2nd annual assembly of Women Who Build Africa.

September will mark the 2nd annual assembly of Women Who Build Africa.

The second annual Women Who Build Africa (WWBA) Assembly will be held in Nairobi, Kenya on September 5–6, according to the organization, which was founded to bring together and assist women investors, builders, and leaders throughout Africa. Gwera Kiwana and Thea Sokolowski founded WWBA in 2022 with the purpose of bringing together female and non-binary…

Digital Africa and Orange Ventures plan to jointly invest in startups
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Digital Africa and Orange Ventures plan to jointly invest in startups

across order to support entrepreneurs from the “Orange Digital Centers” network across Africa and the Middle East, Orange Ventures and Digital Africa have pledged to co-invest. The Orange Digital Centre is an ecosystem that is present in eight European countries as well as 17 countries in Africa and the Middle East. It unites a variety…

The Complete Guide to Producing and Marketing eBooks and Online Courses: Monetize Your Expertise

The Complete Guide to Producing and Marketing eBooks and Online Courses: Monetize Your Expertise

Digital products, such as eBooks and online courses, have grown in popularity and profitability as a means for business owners to share their knowledge and make money. The increasing popularity of digital reading and online learning has completely changed how knowledge is shared and used, fostering a thriving ecosystem that allows anyone with insightful ideas…

Oxford Business School Certifies Dr. Omolaraeni in AI As She Becomes IMC Fellow

Oxford Business School Certifies Dr. Omolaraeni in AI As She Becomes IMC Fellow

Dr. Omolaraeni Olaosebikan, Group Chief Executive Officer, of McEnies Global Communications, a notable practitioner in marketing communications and event planning has identified Artificial Intelligence (AI) as a transformative technology with the potential to revolutionize industries and drive economic growth not only in Nigeria but across the globe. She made this assertion on Thursday. On a…

How to Maintain Your Small Business’s Entrepreneurial Spirit
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How to Maintain Your Small Business’s Entrepreneurial Spirit

Establishing a small business is difficult. It requires commitment, ardor, and most importantly, an entrepreneurial mindset. Small business owners frequently have an entrepreneurial spirit that propels them to start something from the ground up. But after the company is up and running, it’s simple to become bogged down in the daily grind and lose sight…

REGISTER: NgEducators to Host First-Ever UN Education Conference in Enugu State

REGISTER: NgEducators to Host First-Ever UN Education Conference in Enugu State

The Enugu State Government through the State Ministry of Education is set to host the maiden edition of the NgEducators International Model United Nations Conference. Expected at the conference scheduled from June 4th – 8th, 2024, with His Excellency, Dr. Peter Mbah, the Executive Governor of Enugu State as the Chief Host, are stakeholders in…

Call For Applications: She Loves Tech Global Competition 2024
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Call For Applications: She Loves Tech Global Competition 2024

Prepare for lift-off! Apply for the She Loves Tech Global Competition. Looking ahead to celebrate female-led innovation and their success as women founders in technology. Benefits of Participation Eligibility Criteria Early Stage Startup Gender Lens Technology startups fulfilling one of the following gender lenses: Other criteria include: Deadlines  Click HERE to Apply Source

Upwork lists six in-demand freelance skills, the highest paying up to $250 per hour.

Upwork lists six in-demand freelance skills, the highest paying up to $250 per hour.

The National Center for Education Statistics projects that 2 million people will earn college degrees in 2024. A large number of those graduates will be starting their careers right away in the workforce. A list of the most in-demand skills for 2024 was recently produced by the freelance marketplace Upwork, which may help young people…