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ShortList CEO Tayo Leigh

ShortList Is Targeting Talented Nigerian Developers

April 19, 2016 - 9:23 am in Entrepreneurship, GirlPower, News & Media

Tayo Leigh the CEO says “as a tech company ourselves we want to attract and offer up talented developers” Their unique jobsite model forgoes typical jobs boards and instead allows companies to headhunt candidates directly for roles by giving them access…


Key Take Aways From 2016 International Women Event in Nigeria

March 15, 2016 - 8:51 am in GirlPower, News & Media, Podcasts, Startups

Google Nigeria in collaboration with Poize Media organized a 2 day workshop for 50 women-in-tech on Digital Marketing, in commemoration of the 2016 International…

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All Ladies DIYlaw Startup wins $40K Innovating Justice Award

January 14, 2016 - 9:49 am in Entrepreneurship, GirlPower, News & Media, Press Release

DIYlaw.ng, a Nigerian female founded technology company recently won the Innovating Justice Award for the SME Empowerment Innovation Challenge for East…


She Leads Africa Announces Women Focused Coworking Space

September 8, 2015 - 8:35 am in GirlPower, Press Release, Startups

She Leads Africa announces the launch of the She Hive, the first popup coworking space for young ambitious African women from September 20-25 at Cre8 in Victoria Island, Lagos. The space will enable entrepreneurs to learn new business skills, develop relationships…

Anike Lawal

Mamalette: The Mothers and Mothers-to-be ReLaunches it Web Platform

Mamalette provides tools and resources that help Nigerian mothers and mothers-to-be connect with others going through similar experiences. Launched in late 2013, Mamalette is a community for Nigerian mothers and the premier strategic marketing partner to…


WOWe’s Festival Continued Commitment to Promoting Women Entrepreneurship

June 30, 2015 - 9:32 am in Entrepreneurship, GirlPower, News & Media

In its quest to further promoting women entrepreneurship in the country and the region at large, the Women of West Africa Entrepreneurship (WOWe) at the 2015 festival was indeed a platform for all things woman entrepreneurs and step ahead of previous editions.…

Women of West Africa Entrepreneurship Festival 2015

Use this Discount Code To Attend WOWe Festival 2015

June 18, 2015 - 9:28 am in Entrepreneurship, GirlPower

I have a special discount code for this conference that will provide a uniquely professional and centralised platform to tackle the challenges, opportunities and solution driven strategies that will move African economies up the value chain. The Pan African…

Executive Director, Women in Technology in Nigeria, Martha Alade, Director of Education, Ministry of Women Affairs & Poverty Alleviation, Mrs. Yetunde Akin-Taylor,  ‎Managing Director, Intel Corporation West Africa, Olubunmi Ekundare, Executive Director, Junior Achievement Nigeria(Partner), Ehizefua Edeh and Executive Director, Women Technology Empowerment Center (Partner), Oreoluwa Lesi

INTEL’S Effort To Bridge Gender Gap On The Internet

When compared to men, women still have lower access to the internet. A report commissioned by Intel on the access to, and use of the Internet in low and middle income countries indicated women are at a disadvantage. The report shows 25 percent fewer women…


SheLeads Africa Entrepreneur Showcase 2015 with $15,000 Cash Prize

June 2, 2015 - 8:42 am in GirlPower, Press Release, Startups

SheLeads Africa has announced the launch of its second annual Entrepreneur Showcase for the most talented female entrepreneurs across Africa and the diaspora. This event is the premier platform for young female entrepreneurs looking to grow and scale their…

Omobola Johnson

Nigeria’s Ministry of Communication Technology wins GEM-TECH Awards that Promotes Women’s Digital Empowerment

October 28, 2014 - 11:46 am in Education, GirlPower, Press Release

Co-organized with UN Women, the GEM-TECH Awards recognize the outstanding achievements of organizations and individuals in the area of gender equality and mainstreaming through information and communication technology (ICT). The launch of the awards in June…