How easy is it now to do business in Nigeria?
18 November 2018 | 12:00 pm
The Nigerian government has been organising one-stop shops and SME clinics in states across the country as part of its ease of doing business plan. Some of the initiatives include the approval of a special window of 90 days for entrepreneurs to register their businesses for a reduced fee of 5000 Naira.
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The primary objective of the SME eBusiness Fair is to teach entrepreneurs and business owners how to grow their businesses using technology and to build strong business networks.
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The World Bank projects that by 2025, urban waste generation in sub-Saharan Africa will amount to 161.27 million tonnes per year.
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Companies like Renmoney are helping small business owners fulfill their dreams in a difficult economy.
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FCMB SME race to China.
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Machetes in hand and wearing a straw hat against the sun, the participants of an "agro-bootcamp" in the farmlands of the West African nation of Benin harvest maize, cowpeas and rice.
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Today is International Micro, Small and Medium Sized Business Day and according to the UN, this is a day to recognize their contributions to local and global economy. Now while there's no doubt about the support that SME's give, the question is, are they getting the funding and support that they deserve? Diana Aluga, from the African Guarantee Fund joins CNBC Africa for more.
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Abaribe tasks Nigerian entrepreneurs to save indigenous Airlines from extinction.
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Ralph El Hage, Country Manager for Donor Relations and Private sector partnerships at the International Committee of the Red Cross says the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is working to support entrepreneurs from crisis areas in Nigeria. To discuss ICRC’s collaboration with the Tony Elumelu Foundation, he joins CNBC Africa’s Kenneth Igbomor for more.
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Noomane Fehri, co-Founder and CEO of B@labs, and Former Minister of Communication, Technology and Digital Economy for Tunisia says the Tony Elumelu Foundation is one of the main tools to help develop a single African market. He joins CNBC Africa’s Kenneth Igbomor for more.
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Sarah Kunst, Cleo Capital managing director, explains why the firm is betting big on female entrepreneurs. She speaks with Bloomberg's Emily Chang on "Bloomberg Technology."
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