• Chioma Ogbudimkpa

    TEF Alumni, Chioma Ogbudimkpa, is Promoting Sustainability One Fabric at a Time

    Description of her business Redbutton focuses on work wear for female professionals, fusing African aesthetics, eco-friendly materials, and art from all over world. With every piece, the brand places emphasis on African stories, powerful women and sustainability. Because the African woman is vibrant in nature, the designer creates a balance between colors and texture, in …

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  • Eunice Nwokocha

    Eunice Nwokocha is beautifying people through her craft one day at a time

    Description of her business Eunice Nwokocha, founder of Daintyunyce Fashion and Events Enterprise, a Fashion outlet involved in the design of both male and female beads (Necklace) with unique designs/looks, bags and foot wears from leather work and Ankara to match targeted at giving their potential customers a unique, trendy, stylish and super looks at …

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  • Nicholas Alifa

    Nicholas Alifa, startup is focused on providing smart solutions for African food and Agriculture

    Description of his business Ajaoko Agritech Limited is a Nigerian award-winning start-up that is providing smart solutions for African Food and Agriculture. Ajaoko started in 2015 and become a full fledge incorporated company on March 10th 2017. At the heart of Ajaoko is the drive to become a household name and one of the top …

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    TEF Alumni, Adeolu developed a technology-based animal healthcare solutions provider

    Description of his business Vspotter is a technology-based animal healthcare solutions provider. Through our solutions, we help animal owners connect intelligently to animal healthcare service providers around them in real time and we help animal healthcare service providers to manage their businesses using our cloud-based practice management software (Orion). How long have you been running …

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  • Bokovo Assiba

    TEF Alumni, Bokovo is growing and processing Moringa to solve the problem of malnutrition

    Description of her business Assiba Fée Sarl is an agrobusiness company majoring in moringa growing and processing. Moringa is the most nutritive plant in the world. They process moringa into juice, pasta, syrup and jam to balance food without changing any taste. How long have you been running your business Over 36 months. What led …

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  • Olanrewaju Samuel

    Olanrewaju is ensuring food security by returning lost produce back to the supply chain

    Description of his business: The business is involved in processing, packaging and sales of pepper because almost 50% of vegetables produced in Nigeria are lost after harvest. How long have you been running your business 18-24 months Olanreforward Foods was established due to the urgent need to reduce these losses and return the produce back …

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  • Amadu Deen Bah

    NOT CARRIED AWAY: From Plastic To Paper in Sierra Leone

    An intrepid 22-year-old entrepreneur from Sierra Leone has founded an eco-friendly paper bag company – something he has kept at doggedly despite the challenges a developing economy can present. TWO DIFFERENT SCENARIOS. ONE PRODUCT. Amadu Deen Bah was raised by a single mother in Freetown, Sierra Leone. He grew up helping her work as a …

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  • Oba Sanni


    Nigeria faces a hydra-headed healthcare challenge that if not urgently tackled will lead to a full-blown national health crisis. These challenges include the high cost of quality healthcare, low access to basic healthcare, poor welfare package for medical practitioners, unending brain drain, and inadequate investment in medical infrastructure among others. In the midst of this …

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  • Franklin Isinguzo

    Meet 2017 TEF Alumni, Franklin Isinguzo who runs a Fashion and apparel printing startup in Nigeria

    Description of his business The business has two sections which is: Ready to wear urban clothing and apparel branding / printing. How long the business has been in existence Over 36 months. What led him to be an entrepreneur (His passion for fashion) The trendiest designer in those days while he was schooling at the …

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  • Seton Oluwabukola

    #TEFALUMNICORNER: “The Goal is to Make Nigerian Rice Global”

    Today on TEF Alumni Corner, we discuss with one of our entrepreneurs from Nigeria, Seton Oluwabukola Oyekemi, she is a highly experienced farmer and seasoned trader and she focuses on farming and exporting of a Unique specie of premium rice called the Ofada Rice.  Q: Can you tell us about your business?  A: My Business Name …

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