Toward Africa 2.0

A new dawn is coming to Africa. After decades of aid being the way the U.S. invested in the continent, a new approach seems to be emerging. In the coming weeks, the Africa Investment and Diaspora Act (AIDA), introduced by…

Two points:   PayPal founder (and billionaire) Peter Thiel is offering grants to 20 students under the age of 20, luring them to leave school and become entrepreneurs. He thinks that getting teenagers to start thinking big early will help…

Something very unusual happened on April 1, 2011. Loy Okezie got me with his April fool jokes. I believed them – 100%. At around 6am Boston time, I read that Encipher – one of the local tablet players in Nigeria…
Professional Online Branding 2.0

A startup health and wellness company was looking for young graduates to hire. They wanted people that have natural interests on wellness – eating right, exercising often, with positive attitude. What did they do? They asked for the usual resumes,…

The conference was at Covenant University Ota, Ogun state Nigeria. The theme of the track was ICT in Health care, Telemedicine, E-Health, Tele-Health, Health Informatics. The paper titled, Implementation of  Mobile-Based Electronic Medical Records, was authored by Ndubuisi, Ekekwe, Ahmad…