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Date: 21 Jul 2016
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Kelly McGillivray
What I learned from working in Nigeria

TheSQUAD recently had the opportunity to pitch on doing an event in Abuja, Nigeria, and Kelly McGillivray talks about her key learnings...

By Kelly McGillivray 1 day ago

Kigali hosts 27th African Union summit
Kigali hosts 27th African Union summit

The AU passport to facilitate trade across Africa is expected to be launched at the African Union summit this week...

11 Jul 2016

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New global exhibition for Africa

Dar es Salaam hosted the first Africa-PPB-EXPO Tanzania 2016, an international exhibition for plastic, rubber, petrochemicals and building...

30 May 2016

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Environment "cannot be an afterthought" - UNEA-2

One thousand delegates at UNEA-2 in Nairobi chart course for strong action on sustainable future in Africa...

27 May 2016

Flower show for Africa
Flower show for Africa

A new flower show has launched in Cape Town, South Africa, for 27-30 October 2016...

26 May 2016

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World-first mobile biometrics console at Securex

Local biometrics experts Ideco will showcase its new all-in-one mobile biometrics unit at Securex from 24-26 May 2016...

24 May 2016

Nigeria leads on hotel development
Nigeria leads on hotel development

Nigeria still leads the continent with the highest number of pipeline hotels in Africa ...

9 May 2016

Food & Hospitality Africa food demonstration
Pan-African food and hospitality show launches

Food and Hospitality Africa launched this week to showcase trade opportunities into Africa...

4 May 2016

New categories added to the Nigeria Technology Awards 2015
New categories added to the Nigeria Technology Awards 2015

The Nigeria Technology Awards 2015 have added new categories to the event. This year's event will take place at the Ace-Olivia Hall, City Mall, Lagos, Nigeria on the 21 November, 2015...

12 Oct 2015

Nigeria Summit 2016: The dawn of a new day?
Nigeria Summit 2016: The dawn of a new day?

Over the years, The Economist Events' Nigeria Summit has charted a country in the process of great transition. The year 2015 has been particularly significant with the country making history in its presidential elections...

28 Sep 2015

Nigeria Technology Awards 2015 gets a venue and date
Nigeria Technology Awards 2015 gets a venue and date

The organisers of the Nigeria Technology Awards, 2015 have announced that this year's event will take place at the Ace-Olivia Hall, City Mall, Lagos, Nigeria on the 21 November, 2015...

10 Sep 2015

Attracting African talent back to the continent
Attracting African talent back to the continent

At the New York Forum Africa in Libreville, Gabon, industrialist Ivor Ichikowitz called for increased innovation to attract African talent back to the continent...

1 Sep 2015

Nigeria to host RemitAfrica2015
Nigeria to host RemitAfrica2015

MobileMoneyAfrica will host the RemitAfrica conference in Nigeria, Africa's largest remittance nation, from 4-5 November 2015...

26 Aug 2015

Nigeria hosts 9th SME Conference of the Enterprise Development Centre in September
Nigeria hosts 9th SME Conference of the Enterprise Development Centre in September

Every year, Enterprise Development Centre brings together its members and other SME stakeholders in both the public and private sector to meet and discuss contemporary issues affecting growing small businesses in Nigeria...

6 Aug 2015

Mediatech Africa: next gen features and new tech
Mediatech Africa: next gen features and new tech

The largest media and entertainment technology trade show for southern Africa, Mediatech Africa, is taking place this week from...

14 Jul 2015

Entries now open for the Nigeria Technology Awards 2015
Entries now open for the Nigeria Technology Awards 2015

The first Nigeria Technology Awards has opened for free entry and nomination to the general public. The awards recognise and reward technology entrepreneurs, innovators, academicians, inventors and policy makers in Nigeria...

2 Jul 2015

International Telecommunication Union Global Symposium for Regulators (GSR) receives sponsorship
International Telecommunication Union Global Symposium for Regulators (GSR) receives sponsorship

The 2015 International Telecommunication Union Global Symposium for Regulators (GSR), currently taking place in Libreville Gabon, has received sponsorship from Bharti Airtel Africa...

11 Jun 2015

Demo Africa 2015 - European Business Angel Network to support African tech startups
Demo Africa 2015 - European Business Angel Network to support African tech startups

European Business Angel Network [EBAN], the pan-European representative for the early stage investor with over 150 member organisations in 50 countries, will send high-powered delegation to attend and support Demo Africa 2015...

By All Africa Staff Writer 10 Jun 2015

Vibe Web plans digital marketing acceleration conference
Vibe Web plans digital marketing acceleration conference

Vibe Web Solutions Limited, a dedicated digital marketing consultancy firm with an expert team in Nigeria and India, has expressed its readiness to organise a digital marketing growth acceleration conference 2015...

4 Jun 2015

Launch of African Economic Outlook 2015
Launch of African Economic Outlook 2015

The African Development Bank (AfDB), the OECD Development Centre and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) will publish their joint African Economic Outlook 2015...

22 May 2015

Gabon to host ICT Regulators' Symposium in June
Gabon to host ICT Regulators' Symposium in June

Gabon is set to host the global symposium for the ICT regulatory community in June...

22 Apr 2015

Speakers announced for the 27th APRA conference
Speakers announced for the 27th APRA conference

As the 27th edition of the APRA conference gathers momentum, more renowned speakers have joined the league of facilitators for the conference scheduled to be held from 12-14 May 2015 in Yaoundé, Cameroon...

20 Apr 2015

Fayemi to chair National Marketing Summit in Lagos
Fayemi to chair National Marketing Summit in Lagos

Former Governor of Ekiti State, John Kayode Fayemi will be the Chairman of the 2015 National Stakeholders Marketing Summit holding in Lagos next month...

14 Apr 2015

Does your brand have what it takes to be a hero at the bottom of the pyramid?
Does your brand have what it takes to be a hero at the bottom of the pyramid?

Many companies are alert to the opportunities that exist in our dynamic developing markets, but building stable brands within this volatile climate is not for sissies...

By Wendy Cochrane, Issued by Knowledge Resources 23 Mar 2015

#HackAgainstEbola set to hold in Dakar, Senegal
#HackAgainstEbola set to hold in Dakar, Senegal

On 14 and 15 January Senegal's capital city of Dakar will host the third edition of #HackAgainstEbola, organised by OSIWA, UPF, Code for Africa and the Global Editors Network. The event is supported by Google...

By Paul Adepoju 13 Jan 2015

Connecting West Africa: Call for speakers
Connecting West Africa: Call for speakers

Connecting West Africa 2015 will cover the major trends affecting West and Central Africa's telecoms and ICT market, and is looking for senior operator decision makers to take part in the debates or to give presentations...

8 Dec 2014

Register now for the 2015 Africa CEO Forum
Register now for the 2015 Africa CEO Forum

The Africa CEO forum will take place from 16-17 March 2015 in Abidjan, at the Hotel Sofitel Ivoire. The event is an international meeting of top African business leaders...

3 Nov 2014

AABLA West African winners announced
AABLA West African winners announced

CNBC Africa All Africa Business Leaders Awards (AABLA) presented by Johnnie Walker Blue Label, announced the winners of the West African round in a ceremony at Lagos' Oriental Hotel on Thursday, 23 October.

24 Oct 2014

Development Diaries launches The Social Media Awards Africa
Development Diaries launches The Social Media Awards Africa

The Social Media Awards Africa (SMAA) is a premier continental initiative, launched to recognise and celebrate excellence, creativity and the impact of social media...

22 Oct 2014

Tap into Africa's franchising potential
Tap into Africa's franchising potential

The FNB Franchise Leadership Summit, attended by industry thought leaders and experts, provided a platform to engage and discuss key franchise trends in the industry...

16 Oct 2014

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