Three African Renewable Energy Projects Announced as Winners of the USD7m Access Co-Development Facility Prize
Three projects from Nigeria, Madagascar, and Sierra Leone, fought off fierce competition from almost 100 entries to win a share of US$7million prize. The prize also includes a package of technical support designed to bring their renewable energy projects to life.
The Nedola Initiative Limited (TNIL), a leading sustainability management firm, has announced the commencement of the Nigeria Prize for Patriotism (NPP).
Orange is launching a call for candidates for the 2016 Orange Social Venture Prize in Africa and the Middle East. The Orange Social Venture Prize aims to encourage start-ups that use innovation to fuel development on the African continent.
The Anzisha Prize, the premier award for Africa’s best young entrepreneurs, published the Anzisha Youth Entrepreneurship Survey 2016 this month, which provides a snapshot of the realities facing young entrepreneurs in Africa.
The third edition of the Etisalat Prize for Literature is billed to hold on Saturday, March 19 2016 where a winner will emerge. The contest is a three-way literary battle on who will win Africa’s most prestigious literature prize from among the shortlisted books
The Nigeria LNG, under its University Support Programme (USP), has committed over N1.5billion to support six universities in Nigeria to build and equip world-class science and engineering laboratories.