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RECAP: The First Ever Lagos Raspberry Jam [PHOTOS]

RECAP: The First Ever Lagos Raspberry Jam [PHOTOS]

On the 11th of December 2014, the Co-creation HUB was jam-packed (pun intended) with attendees from various walks of life who came to witness the tiny wonder that is the Raspberry Pi. Raspberry Jams are global events which are held in different places around the world. The focus of the Lagos Jam was on promoting

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440NG Is Hosting Investors For Its Demo Day

Earlier this year, two of Africa’s most active seed investors, 88MPH and L5 Labs came together to create 440NG to help boost a stronger culture of investing Nigeria startups and solutions.Earlier this year, two of Africa’s most active seed investors, 88MPH and L5 Labs came together to create 440NG to help boost a stronger culture of investing Nigeria startups and solutions.

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CcHub Hosts First Lagos Raspberry Jam

CcHub is organising the maiden edition of the Lagos Raspberry Jam. The Jam is a rare gathering of hackers from within and around Lagos, aimed at demonstrating the evolving maker/creating movement in Nigeria (with special focus on Raspberry Pi-based hacks). The Jam is open to people of different ages and backgrounds including tech enthusiasts, hobbyists,

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GEW: StartUp Weekend Comes To Lagos

For the second time since its existence, Startup Weekend is coming to Lagos from the 21st to 23rd of November 2014 as part of the Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) with support from Enterprise Development Centre (EDC), LeadPath Nigeria, GIBE, iDEA Nigeria, WhoGoHost, Ingressive. Startup Weekend is a 54 hour Entrepreneurial boot camp initiative where developers,

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EMC To Hold Annual Forum in Lagos on November 25

EMC Corporation is a global leader in enabling businesses and service providers to transform their operations and deliver IT as a service. To this end, the EMC corporation is holding a forum in an effort to catalyze the growth and development of Nigeria’s IT sector. This follows the successful edition which held last year. Aimed

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Microsoft To Sponsor This Year’s DEMO Africa

Microsoft Corporation has taken up platinum sponsorship for this year’s edition of DEMO Africa that will be held later in the month, in Lagos, Nigeria as seen on the DEMO Africa website. This is the third time the company will be participating in the event under the Microsoft 4Afrika initiative. The sponsorship will see Microsoft

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Innovation Prize for Africa offers $150,000 in prizes for continent’s brightest innovators

The African Innovation Foundation (AIF) is calling on all African innovators to submit their entries for the fourth edition of the Innovation Prize for Africa (IPA) competition in a bid to encourage Africans to develop creative ideas and techniques to overcome some of the challenges faced by the continent and support sustainable development. According to

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