Meet Chibugo Illoh, the Heartbeat of the Akwa Ibom Tech Ecosystem

Fondly called Buggie, Chibugo Illoh, a graduate of Federal University of Technology, Owerri, has gradually immersed herself in the tech ecosystem in Akwa Ibom State, making her a highly sought after Tech Connector.  Her tech journey started during her NYSC days when she was posted to Akwa Ibom for the...

Meet Mark Essien, the Founder of Nigeria’s Biggest Hotel Booking Site

The founder of hotels.ng, Mark Essien, is no doubt a visionary. At the time he founded the hotel booking portal, not many saw the untapped opportunity in the country’s hospitality industry. With the advent of his venture, travellers in and outside Nigeria no longer need to present themselves in person to book a hotel to lodge.  Essien adopted the...

After Failing Many Times, Jason Njoku Finally Built A Multimillion Dollar Company

Jason Njoku is quite popular as the founder of what many now refer to as the ‘Netflix of Africa ’ He shares a lot of his story as a founder, an entrepreneur and a family man on his Twitter handle, but the failure-ridden journey before Iroko TV is not...

How Tope Awotona Took A Wild Risk with Calendly to now Become a Tech Billionaire

When Tope Awotona decided to pour all his life savings into his little startup – Calendly – he was taking one of the riskiest financial decisions. He was defying the popular saying. Awotona put all his eggs into one basket, and guarded that basket with all his might. A...

Adaeze Udensi: The Power Lady of Titan Trust Bank

Women keep shattering the ceiling by finding themselves in positions they only imagined. By sheer determination, hard work and tenacity, they have succeeded in getting to the top of their careers in almost every sector. The banking sector once thought to be the exclusive preserve for the male folk has...