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Starting a business in Nigeria has become the dream of many entrepreneurs lately. This can be attributed to the impressive successes that have been recorded around the startup sector. More specifically, the FinTech startups are doing impressively well. In 2018, out of the USD114 million reportedly raised by tech companies in Nigeria, 75% of it went down to FinTechs. This is according to a report from Segun Adeyemi, the CEO of Amplified Payment Systems Ltd.


  You have finally settled in a career path. You are now looking to grow professionally by securing a master’s degree in your desired field. The only challenges you face are time and the associated costs. To overcome these challenges, you decide on an online master’s degree with affordable tuition fees. You could also go for a customised payment plan that fits your lifestyle. One such solution is the UNICAF Scholarship Programme. The programme allows you the flexibility to study within your own schedule at a payment plan that doesn’t strain your finances. Apart from time and payment plans,…


Nigeria, as the largest producer of oil in Africa, and among the top 20 producers in the World, continues to enjoy a flourishing and promising oil and gas sector. But many of the senior level jobs within this sector are occupied by expatriates. This is due to the shortfall of local human capital expertise to take the available jobs.


UNICAF Egypt students and staff visited an orphanage in Cairo to commemorate Orphans’ Day, on April 5th. The institution selected was the Dar el Orman (Malakt El Orman) Orphanage in Giza, which houses 17 orphan girls with disabilities. The UNICAF team brought sweets and toys to the girls at the Orphanage, and spent two hours talking, laughing and dancing with them.


  Higher education has been traditionally understood to take place in a large historical building, with vast libraries, dormitories and a tight schedule. Having arrived in 2019, online-learning has now become a staple part of education. For long, large institutions have treated online courses as a niche tool or have ignored this option all together. In the past few years this perception has changed however. Unicaf has long since pioneered in this field, bringing quality higher education to gifted students around the globe. What exactly is online-learning? With online-learning, or online education, you can have several…


  With nearly endless career choices available for MBA graduates, select the online MBA programme that is right for you. Below we have summarised the main points of your academic journey. This way you can achieve your goals the quickest way possible. While we live in a time of a volatile business climate, the overall growth is pointing upwards. Sub-Sahara Africa’s GDP is forecasted to grow by 3.4% in 2019, with Africa at 4% growth in 2019 and 4.1% in 2020. This growth translates into new challenges for existing business but also new…


  This year’s International Women’s’ Day campaign is a call to action for better gender balance. The race is on for gender-balanced governments and gender-balanced boardrooms, gender balance in media coverage, gender balance in the professional arena, gender balance in business and in the sharing of wealth, gender balance in the class room, gender balance in science and research, and in all human activities and endeavours. Because gender balance is essential for economies and communities to thrive.  UNICAF supports the #BalanceforBetter campaign with a special award of 75% guaranteed scholarships to all eligible candidates applying for a Master in Business…