Nigeria

40% Of Women in Nigeria Run Their Own Business but Need Support

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Nigeria is the leading economy in Africa right now. It’s also an exciting place to be a woman entrepreneur—a place where 40% of the women run their own business. However, it is not always easy to run a business, as the country has its difficulties and challenges.

The New Nigeria: Sustainable Banking, Responsible Investment and Social Innovation

(Justmeans/3BL Media) -- Two years ago, I wrote about the signing of the Nigerian Lending Principles—a landmark agreement made by eight of the nation's leading banks to commit to sustainable financing at the first Nigerian Sustainable Fina

Cash-Lite: Mobile Money Expands in Nigeria

Who needs a bank when you have a mobile phone?

Smart Money: Connecting Sustainable Investments and Entrepreneurship in Sub-Saharan Africa

"African entrepreneurs are the key to solving Africa’s development problems." — Iqbal Z. Quadir, founder and executive director, Legatum Center for Development and Entrepreneurship{1}

Truth Comes to Market: Sustainable Finance on the Rise in Nigeria

"We will not continue to take savings and deposits from Nigerians and then lend to companies that will use the funds to destroy the environment." -- Mallam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, Nigerian central bank governor

Linking Africa’s Farmers to the Food Crisis: A Challenge to the World’s Mobile App Developers

"We need to focus on the links among hunger, water and energy, so that solutions to one can become solutions to all." -- United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon, August 10 , Seoul

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