StarNews and Global Black Economic Forum Business Competition

Date: Fall 2024

Location: Lagos, Nigeria

RSVP/Registration: TBA

The StarNews and Global Black Economic Forum Business Competition, a partnership with StarNews Mobile, delivers a unique opportunity for thriving Nigerian SMEs to access mentoring, funding, partnerships and socio-economic development tools through the Global Black Economic Forum. With the prospect of securing cash prizes through StarNews worth up to NGN5,000,000, getting access to StarNews’s network of investors and the opportunity to gain national visibility by having their business on the StarNews web platform. The top three winners will also receive coaching from GBEF’s Academy for Advancing Excellence and become part of GBEF’s ecosystem of global leaders committed to social and economic justice across the Black Diaspora.

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