Wednesday, 17th August 2022

Doing Your Bit: The solar-powered unit helping farmers reduce waste

With a small machine powered by solar energy, the start-up RenewDrive has helped small-scale farmers reduce agricultural waste across Nigeria.


29 Sep 2016
Young Nigerian entrepreneurs with limited budgets put their ideas to the test before panellists at the Lagos Start-up Week.
4 Oct 2016
Experts at the Tech BBQ, organised by Tech Circle, speak on the key things necessary to build a start-up, it's challenges and how to solve them.
2 Feb 2017
Facebook reported revenue growth of 51 percent in the fourth-quarter and is looking to new ways of tapping into money spent across other forms of media, including television advertising.
12 Jul 2017
Textile sector - FG empowers beneficiaries for business start-up.
11 Aug 2017
Moroccan researchers design a 'scorpion-milking' device that safely and quickly extracts venom from the glands of the arachnid, with the aim of aiding cancer research.
7 Dec 2017
Youth empowerment - Benue govt gives out start-up kits.
28 Jun 2018
'We have dismantled PDP's rigging machine' Oshiomhole says as he formally assumes office.
12 Sep 2018
Taraba governor was rigged into office by PDP's 'rigging machine,' says Oshiomhole.
22 Oct 2018
Nigerian company Medsaf is combatting the spread of fake drugs in West Africa by connecting hospitals and pharmacies with multinational and local drug manufacturers.
29 Nov 2018
From charging mobile phones to supplying energy for factories, one new company is exploring the potential of solar energy in Kenya and throughout East Africa.
23 Apr 2019
A high school boy from north India designed and built a machine to help clean up the streets, using only scrap and an old bicycle. Jai Prakash Bind, from Mirzapur in Uttar Pradesh state, developed a cycle waste collection machine for sanitary workers, as seen in this clip from April 16.
20 Jul 2019
Nigerian village avail of affordable loans to switch to renewable energy. The result is an 80-ton reduction in C02 emissions.