HACKFORGOOD 2018 – Transforming The Continent’s Narrative From AID to Africa To Made In Africa

he  Youth for Technology Foundation (YTF) recently hosted it’s annual 3D Africa HackforGood event, a design and prototyping challenge, from Thursday, August 2, 2018, to Saturday, August 4, 2018, at the University of Lagos. For three days, 50 young hackers from across Nigeria comprising students, recent graduates and early-stage entrepreneurs, were given access to cutting-edge technology, mentoring and instruction to develop functional prototypes to address issues in their…

7 Skills That Aren’t About to Be Automated

Today’s young professionals grew up in an age of mind-boggling technological change, seeing the growth of the internet, the invention of the smartphone, and the development of machine-learning systems. These advances all point toward the total automation of our lives, including the way we work and do business. It’s no wonder, then, that young people are anxious about their ability to compete in the job…

Here’s Why The Nigerian Stock Exchange’s Planned E-IPO Platform is Important

The President of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) has said that plans for the automation and introduction of e-IPO in the bourse are still ongoing. The President of the NSE, Mr Abimbola Ogunbanjo made this known during the 22nd Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers, CIS, Conference themed ‘‘Evolution of the Nigerian Capital Market StructureExploring the Next Frontier for Growth” in Lagos last week. The NSE had announced that it…

The Future of BusinessWhere Will We Be 2020?

The one thing that stays the same in business is…nothing stays the same. New hardware, software, services and other technologies are coming at a breakneck pace and all of these changes will have a significant impact on commerce, the global economy and individual businesses within the next few years. As a leader and executive, what changes will have the most impact on your business and how can…