• What BudgIT plans to do with new $3 million investment

    What BudgIT plans to do with new $3 million investment0

    Earlier this week, indications emerged that BudgIT’s , a Nigerian startup making government and public institution’s spending available to the public, has raised a $3 million grant for 3 years from Omidyar Network and Bill and Melinda Gates foundation forcing the Founder, Oluseun Onigbinde to officially corroborate the story this morning. Oluseun Onigbinde, who referred

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  • BudgIT Lead Oluseun Onigbinde Gives 3 Reasons You Shouldn’t Be An Entrepreneur

    BudgIT Lead Oluseun Onigbinde Gives 3 Reasons You Shouldn’t Be An Entrepreneur0

    ENTERPRISE54 – 3 things I have unlearned 1. Be Your Own Boss Honestly, whoever told you that you should leave your “9 to 5″ job and become your boss, lied. We have these “invite-bait” events with large headline “QUIT YOUR JOB, BE YOUR BOSS”. Let me tell you that entrepreneurs have bosses too. I mean

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  • Innovative Nigerian Company BudgIT Receives $400K From Omidyar Network

    Innovative Nigerian Company BudgIT Receives $400K From Omidyar Network1

    ENTERPRISE54 – Omidyar Network announced today a grant of up to $400,000 to BudgIT, a Lagos-based public budget communication startup that promotes civic participation and fiscal transparency in Nigeria. Founded by Oluseun Onigbinde who recently got a nomination for young business leader of the year at the All Africa Business Leaders Award, BudgIT works to

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