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Meet the Africans in the GEM-TECH Awards 2014 Finalists

October 16, 2014 - 10:59 am in GirlPower

"Information and communication technologies can — and should — be a game-changer for girls and women around the world, providing them with avenues for empowerment and for exercising their rights," - Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, UN Women Executive Director The…


The 7th Edition of W.TEC Girls Technology Camp Ended in Grand Style

August 25, 2014 - 3:45 pm in GirlPower, News & Media, Technology

The 7th edition of the Women's Technology Empowerment Centre (W.TEC) camping for girls ended recently with a graduation while also celebrating some participants.…


Logged in The Heartbreak Hotel

August 20, 2014 - 10:28 am in GirlPower, IT Security, Reviews & Opinions

Welcome!  This is the place where we all go to for solace. Especially when our hearts has been sliced into two by someone we loved so dearly, we didn’t…

Juliet Ehimuan Chiazor, Country Manager, Google Nigeria (2)

Top 10 Female Finalists for the SheLeadAfrica 2014 Pitching Competition

August 19, 2014 - 9:36 am in GirlPower, Press Release, Startups

SheLeads Africa just announce their top 10 finalists for the 2014 Entrepreneur Showcase. Selected from 380 applications from more than 27 countries, these young entrepreneurs represent some of the best young female entrepreneurs across the continent. They…


WeTech Grant for Increased Access to Computer Science for Women, Apply Now

August 19, 2014 - 8:43 am in Entrepreneurship, GirlPower, Technology

Concerned organisations, both local and international are really making efforts to ensure towards increasing the percentage of women in computer science related jobs as well as leadership roles. It's on that note that Women Enhancing Technology (WeTech), an…

She Leads Africa

SheLeads Application Breakdown in Figures: Case for More African Female Entrepreneurs

August 14, 2014 - 1:52 pm in Business & Money, Entrepreneurship, GirlPower

She Leads Africa recently put up a window for female entrepreneurs in Africa to apply, which generated applications from 350 female entrepreneurs from more than 20 countries. And She Leads has come up with an infographics from the data from the survey filled…

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Pan-African TechPreneurs Hosts Women in Tech Meetup this August, Apply Here

July 23, 2014 - 7:10 am in Business & Money, GirlPower, Technology

“Working in technology can, at times, be an isolating experience for women, especially in Africa. The impact of this can limit women’s professional growth in the sector. Women need mentors, role-models and a network to share their experiences, challenges…


Nominees List for The Future Africa Awards 2014 Unveiled

July 22, 2014 - 11:35 am in Education, GirlPower, Press Release

The list – of five nominees each – is released for the 10 categories of the awards. “After last year’s process, where only the Young Person of the Year was Africa-wide, for the first time in the 9-year history of The Future Africa Awards, this is the…


SEC Director General Arunma Oteh Joins Twitter but Her first Tweet is on WorldCup

July 14, 2014 - 9:12 am in Business & Money, GirlPower, News & Media

The Director General of Nigeria's Security and Exchange Commission joins Twitter in May 2014, she is famous for her strong fight against corruption. She has spent major part of her life in the finance sector but interestingly her first tweet is on the world…

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#WOWe2014: Summary Notes, Tweets and Images

June 28, 2014 - 10:43 am in Business & Money, GirlPower

The second edition of the Women of West Africa Entrepreneurship Conference 2014 (WOWe 2014), as hosted by Montgomery West Africa happened over the week and as one of the Media Partners for the conference, Tech360ng brings you a summary of the women-centric…