An anonymous Instagram account revealing the lifestyles of the rich children of Russian oligarchs has become an internet sensation. The biography of the anonymous profile says it is dedicated to documenting the lives of the kids from Russia growing up in luxury. The account specializes in collecting photos of rich Russian kids that they post online themselves, with everything from luxury cars through to selfies with expensive cars, boats or famous people.
Jason Njoku, Bastian Gotter and Mary Remmy-Njoku launched Spark, the Lagos-based Internet Group that invests in Nigerian start-ups, a few months back. (If you missed it, read it HERE). They launched with a $1m investment fund and have just announced that due to huge interest in their company, they have secured another $2million from a pool of 17 international high net individual investors, based on a $10m valuation for the three month old company. It seems that the world now firmly has its eyes on Nigeria for exciting Internet companies to invest in!
Spark companies employ 130 people across the nine launched companies in Lagos, three of which have already secured second-round seed investments totaling an additional $700k from Njoku and Gotter. Continue...
Spark’s goal is to revolutionize Nigeria’s angel investment eco-system, focusing on the country’s Internet startup scene. In an official press release, Jason Njoku of iROKOtv fame says: “Every Spark company we have invested in alread…
Peter Mbah was born on the 17th,
March 1972 He started his primary education in
1978. He attended the Army Children School, Bori Camp, Port Harcourt where he
obtained his 1st School Leaving Certificate in 1984. In the same
year, he proceeded to Owode High School, Owode Egba, Ogun State and in
1990, he graduated with a Senior Secondary Certificate in Education (SSCE)
adventurous Mbah obtained a Certificate in German as Foreign Language from the
VolkHoch Schule, Recklinghausen, Germany in 1992. Between 1997 and year 2000,
he attended the University of East London, United Kingdom where he graduated as
a lawyer (.L.L.B (Hons)) with a Second Class Upper Division. While at the
School, Mbah was an outstanding President of the Student Law Society
(1998-1999). During his tenure, the association won the Students Union’s prize
and certificate of achievement for the “Most Productive Society of the Year”.