Tuesday, 12 May 2009
Chronicling the rise of Nigerian Web ventures as the stars of tomorrow is Loy Okezie, the founder of Startups Nigeria. Okezie has been featured on Global Voices, White African and Appfrica, among others. Okezie is a serial entrepreneur with a lot of interest in the technologies, the companies, the people and in more recent times the developments in the new web space. He has a background in Business Management & Strategy and has worked on several projects that focus on the impact of technology on media.
Loy founded StartupsNigeria.com in order to showcase technology-related companies (esp. web 2.0 and social media start-ups) from Nigeria and create a platform for them to connect with other web entrepreneurs in the new media space.