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Forbes Africa July 2019

NCIC Cohort – eTrash2Cash Makes Forbes Africa 30 Under 30 List for 2019

The fifth annual Forbes Africa 30 Under 30 list was recently released, and it featured 120 accomplished pace setters across the business, technology, creatives and sport sectors. This year’s list boasts 20 Nigerians including recent BET Award winner Burna Boy, Guardian Life Cover Star Alex Iwobi, Muhammed Salisu Abdullahi Co-Founder & Managing Director of eTrash2Cash, Adeniyi Omotayo, Jessica Anuna, among others.

UN Habitat September 2019

eTrash2Cash Makes UN Habitat List of Top 20 Innovation for A Waste Wise City

UN-Habitat launched the Waste Wise Cities Campaign on World Habitat Day in 2018. The campaign aims to enhance waste management and resource efficiency in the world’s cities. In its global report on “Solid Waste Management in the World’s Cities”, published in 2010, UN-Habitat established the framework of integrated sustainable waste management. According to this framework, waste management systems have to take care of both the physical and the governance aspects of waste. The physical aspects include waste collection, the 5Rs of recycling (Rethink, Refuse, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle) as well as waste disposal.

GEN Nigeria August 2019

NCIC Cohort – PowerStove, led by founder – Okey Esse wins $500,000.00 at Entrepreneurship World Cup (EWC) competition.

The Entrepreneurship World Cup, organized by the Misk Global Forum and the Global Entrepreneurship Network, with the Enterprise Development Centre of the Pan Atlantic University supporting the Nigerian leg, is the world’s leading global competition dedicated to entrepreneurs. 100,000 entrants from 200 countries compete for life-changing prizes.