Social Media Week: Participants appeal for more support for sustainability

Participants at ongoing Social Media Week (SMW) call for support from the government and private sector to sustain the programme to connect young business entrepreneurs through the social media. The participants made the call at the 5th Edition of the event on Tuesday in Lagos. He said that the programme was initiated to help upcoming……

Youth leader urges govt. to include entrepreneurship in schools’ curriculum

A youth leader in Peyi Community, Bwari, FCT, Mr Peter Galadima, has called for the introduction of entrepreneurial skills into the nation’s academic curriculum. Galadima told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Bwari on Saturday that lack entrepreneurial skill has been identified as a major contributor to unemployment among the youth. He described entrepreneurial……

What Mark Zuckerberg Says On #KenyaVsNigeria Enterpreneurs

Facebook CEO and founder was in Sun-Saharan Africa for the very first time and Nigeria was the first choice. He came and meet Enterprenuers with like minds and also give some encouraging words. “I’m in Abuja to meet Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo.” Zuckerberg said. He further mentioned “We all met…

Zuckerberg Tips Nigeria To Create Internet Billionaires

Mark Zuckerberg, founder and chief executive officer of Facebook has said that Nigerian software developers have the opportunity of emerging the next phase of internet billionaires, based on the software entrepreneurship model being developed in the country even as he praised Nigeria for leading Africa’s Facebook users with 18 million people. At his first developer…

Mark Zuckerberg Describes Nollywood As National Treasure

Facebook billionaire, Mark Zuckerberg stepped into Nigeria this week and was excited to interact with Nigerians describing Nollywood, the second largest producers of movies in the world as a Nigerian national treasure. “From everything I have heard, it really sounds like a national treasure. The ability to produce content tells the story of amazing innovation…

FACEBOOK founder, Zuckerberg meet with Buhari

President MuhammaduBuhari has commended the Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder of social networking website, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, for sharing his wealth of knowledge with Nigerian youths, and inspiring a new generation of entrepreneurs. Adesina said Buhari made the commendation when he received the internet entrepreneur at the State House. He said that President Buhari told…

Buhari commends Zuckerberg for inspiring Nigerian youths into entrepreneurship

By DAVID IORJA President Muhammadu Buhari Friday in Abuja commended the Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder of social networking website, Facebook, Mark Elliot Zuckerberg for sharing his wealth of knowledge with Nigerian youths, and inspiring a new generation of entrepreneurs. Receiving the internet entrepreneur in the State House, President Buhari said the various meetings held…

Nigerians not used to seeing successful people jog, sweat on our street – Buhari tells Facebook founder, Zukerberg

President Muhammadu Buhari has commended the Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder of social networking website, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, for sharing his wealth of knowledge with Nigerian youths, and inspiring a new generation of entrepreneurs. The commendation is contained in a statement issued in Abuja on Friday by Mr Femi Adesina, the President’s Special Adviser on…