The Smart Money Woman

The Smart Money Woman
The Smart Money Woman is a book written by Arese Ugwu, a young Nigerian financial analyst. She wrote the Smart Money Woman to help young Africans make smarter financial  decisions (i.e. By learning to save and invest money) and to build a stable a financially stable future.   The book is written as a chick lit...

10 Interesting Historical Facts About Nigeria

10 Interesting Historical Facts About Nigeria
In commemoration of the Nigerian independence on the 1st of October, here are a few historical facts that will amaze you. Nigerian history can be traced back as far as 11 000 BC, where prehistoric tribes settled in the southwestern and southeastern parts of the area. The oldest Human Skeleton in West Africa was found...

The Rise of Africa’s Tech Industry 1

The Rise of Africa’s Tech Industry  1
About a year ago, Mark Zuckerberg visited tech companies in Lagos, Nigeria. Zuckerberg and his wife donated $24 million to a tech company called Andela. According to the Africa Business website, Andela trains software developers and has a branch in Lagos and in Nairobi. Some people believe Zuckerberg’s visit to Lagos and his $24 million investment have helped to...

Medicinal African Spices

Medicinal African Spices
African Bird Pepper  This is a very hot and unique type of Cayenne Pepper. It helps to lower blood pressure and increase blood circulation thereby preventing the formation of blood clots. It helps to ease stomach upsets and cold/flu symptoms by decongesting the mucus. It has anti-inflammatory properties making it a good anti-allergen and helpful...

Incredible Business Opportunities in Africa 1

Incredible Business Opportunities in Africa 1
Real Estate There has been a boom in the real estate market in Africa in the last 10 years despite the fact that 2016 was a tough year for many African economies (e.g. Nigerian economy). This is due to the rapid increase in population and urbanisation in sub-Saharan Africa. There has been an economic growth...