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Nigeria launches a development bank to support and lend to Small businesses

The new Development Bank of Nigeria, a joint venture between the government and international development finance institutions, aims to change the picture. The $1.5bn bank, which recently completed recruitment of its leadership is expected to launch imminently, is designed to act as a catalyst by disbursing funds to the country’s banking sector, who in turn will lend to the real economy. 11 more words

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Mark Zuckerberg, Bill gates wants to invest in your idea, see how

Lack of capital is one of the biggest threats to entrepreneurs across the world, especially in tough business environments like Africa.

In fact, most people say it’s hard – almost impossible – for entrepreneurs to raise capital on the continent, especially if you’re a startup. 31 more words

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Have an idea, what about a business plan? Get your idea or business, loan-ready

First Bank tells us five ways to get ready for small business loan application

To get ready for none family funding, there are a number of steps that a start-up must take. 60 more words

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Apply for funds to realise you idea or grow your business

From NYSC to  Micro business owners, see which Nigerian funds you can apply to

BoI Funds
If there is anywhere entrepreneurs can get cheap or single-digit funds (often at nine percent lending rate), it’s from the Bank of Industry (BoI). 67 more words

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Nigerian SMEs can apply for up to 20 Thousand Dollars for business trade with First Bank

Do you own a Small or Medium Scale Enterprise? If YES, you can get $20,000 from any FirstBank branch for your trade business? The requirements are as follows:  66 more words

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African Billionaire Launches $100 Million Dollar Program for African & African-American Entrepreneurs

Read more: https://urbanintellectuals.com/2015/07/30/african-billionaire-launches-100-million-dollar-program-for-african-african-american-entrepreneurs/#ixzz4n7y3rc7M

Tony Elumelu is one of Africa’s richest businessmen, an economist by training and visionary philanthropist. He is the Chairman of Heirs Holdings, the United Bank of Africa, and Transcorp and founder of the Toney Elumelu Foundation. 56 more words

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