Forbes Africa Sets Premier Date for ‘My Worst Day With Peace Hyde’ Season 2

Forbes Africa, one of the leading business magazines on the continent, is set to launch season two of its flagship TV show, “My Worst Day with Peace Hyde” powered by automotive giant, GAC Motor. After its successful first season, which premiered in 2016 to rave reviews, season two promises to deliver another round of riveting …

Women Empowerment Organization ‘Dress for Success’ Becomes Official Nonprofit Partner for First-Ever National Business Traveler Day on April 24, 2018

It has been a long time since business travel was just a man’s world. Today, there’s almost a 50 percent chance that the person across the desk negotiating an important business deal is a woman. To further its mission of empowering all women to achieve economic independence, Dress for Success announced yesterday that it is …

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Facebook launches #SheMeansBusiness to train and empower thousands of women entrepreneurs across Nigeria

Facebook today announced the launch of #SheMeansBusiness, an initiative designed to inspire and train female entrepreneurs across Nigeria to build, grow and start their own businesses. In a recent study conducted by Development Economics on behalf of Facebook, it is estimated that businesses set up by women in Nigeria over the next five years (by …

Major Banks Pledge About 1 Million Dollars to Support Arise Fashion Week Designers in New Mentorship Program

ARISE Fashion Week 2018 returns the fashion focus back to creating global fashion brands out of Africa and the diaspora with the launch of ARISE Fashion Management and Mentoring Programme ( AFMMP). This comes ahead of the official opening of the 2018 ARISE Fashion Week in Lagos, Nigeria over Easter at the Lagos Continental Hotel, …