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Elon Musk offers to buy Twitter for $41 bn at $54.20 per share

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Elon Musk offers to buy Twitter for $41 bn at $54.20 per share Just days ago, Musk had rejected an offer to join the social media company's board – a move that would have impeded a possible takeover bid. New Delhi: SpaceX chief and billionaire investor Elon Musk has offered to buy Twitter for nearly $41 billion. Just days ago, Musk had rejected an offer to join the social media company’s board – a move that would have impeded a possible takeover bid. Musk’s offer price of $54.20 per share was disclosed in a regulatory filing on Thursday, news agency Reuters reported. “The price represents a 38 per cent premium to Twitter’s 1 April close, the last trading day before the Tesla CEO’s more than 9 per cent stake in the company was made public,” the report said. “Since making my investment I now realize the company will neither thrive nor serve this societal imperative in its current form. Twitter needs to be transformed as a private company,” Musk said in a letter to Twitter Chairman Br

INTRODUCTION TO NFTs for a total beginner -What are NFTs for real

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Key points you’ll get in this article - What is an NFT ? - Why it is unique - What is Minting ? - NFT Terminologies you must know - Apps you need to create, sell or buy NFTs - Where NFTs are sold ? - Finally, an offer. A giveaway class on How to Create, Mint, and Sell your own NFT on OpenSea Following the recent news about picture NFT sales everywhere, you've probably been getting the buzz about NFTs and just like every newbie, you're totally confused about ways to jump into the market and make some thousands of dollars for yourself. Well, read this. First of all I'll say, if you're an absolute novice, like you know nothing about NFTs and crypto stuffs, go to this FREE class I held on Telegram and learn what it is first, then come back and read this one. If not, you won't understand jack. It is absolutely free. Here's the link. https://t.me/DEXA_Academy/7321 🔻Non-Fungible Tokens or NFTs as they are popularly known are "transferable" "digital repr

How to Write a Successful Upwork, Fiverr Freelancing Proposal

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In your earliest days, months or even years as a freelance service provider, you'll experience first hand, the burden that comes with having to figure out that killer proposal that will secure the job for you on which ever platform you operate. You'll re-evaluate each of the sentence you've penned down and keep thinking about whether or not it should be edited and changes made on it. You may even need to show it to a couple of friends for their opinions, approvals, or rejection. Crazy!. Isn't it? Well I think otherwise. I would rather say, exciting. Well, that is something worth being thankful for, as it's necessary to do the right things while you're getting started on your new career as a freelancer. Your proposal goes a long way to determine whether you're accepted or rejected, and in this simple guide, I'll tell you the best way to write your proposal for success. Begin Strong The regular client will take out just some moment of their time, perusing

Netflix Creative Equity Scholarship Fund 2022 for Students in East Africa

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Deadline: April 22, 2022 Applications are open for the Netflix Creative Equity Scholarship Fund 2022. The CESF is designed to provide financial assistance through full scholarships at partner higher educational institutions (HEI) in Kenya, to support the formal qualification and training of aspiring creatives from the East African region. Netflix, the world’s leading streaming entertainment service, has committed KSH 33,000,000 towards a Creative Equity Scholarship Fund (CESF) in East Africa that will provide financial support to African creatives to access quality tertiary education in film and TV-focused disciplines at sought-after academic programs/institutions for the 2022 academic year. This is part of Netflix’s ongoing efforts to invest in Africa’s creative industries and for more diverse and new voices to tell African stories. Scholarship The scholarship will cover the costs for tuition, accommodation, study materials and living expenses at institutions to which beneficiaries ha

Music In Africa Live Capacity-building Grants 2022 (up to €10,000) The Music In Africa Live Capacity-building

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The Music In Africa Live Capacity-building Grants 2022 is now accepting applications. MIAL was founded by the Music In Africa Foundation (MIAF) in collaboration with the German Federal Foreign Office, Siemens Stiftung, and Goethe-Institut in 2020 as a three-year effort to help the African music ecosystem during the COVID-19 epidemic. There are three categories of grants: Showcase grants  will be used to fund the creation of high-quality digital live performances, with a focus on professional productions that provide actual visibility, prospective export options, and additional chances for participants in general (musicians and audiences). Grants for capacity development  support digital programs that create vital skills for music professionals to negotiate the industry’s new difficulties and transitions, particularly those brought on by the epidemic. Grants for Music Advocacy  fund initiatives that use relevant information to advocate for the rights of musicians. It gives musicians who

Fully-Funded University of Nottingham PhD studentship 2022

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he School of Geography at the University of Nottingham (UK) is seeking applications from adequately qualified applicants for a three-year PhD studentship starting in fall 2022. Applicants must have an offer to begin a PhD research degree program in the School of Geography between October 1, 2022, and February 1, 2023. It is recommended that you begin your application as soon as possible. The fully-funded PhD studentship in the School of Geography will cover tuition at the Home/EU rate (£4,625 for 2022/23) and include a full-time annual stipend similar to RCUK rates (currently £15,609). Scholarship Sponsor(s):  University of Nottingham (UK) Scholarship Type:  Fully Funded Scholarship Host Institution(s):  University of Nottingham (UK) Scholarship Worth:  (£4,625) & full-time yearly stipend Number of Awards:  Several Study Level:  PhD Nationality:  International Students University of Nottingham PhD studentship | Details The school is dedicated to high-quality research and knowledge

Mastercard Launch Graduate Program 2022 for recent graduates – Lagos, Nigeria

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Application Deadline: Unspecified Job Title :  Mastercard Graduate Launch Program 2022 – (Associate Analyst – Account Management) Lagos, Nigeria Mastercard Launch gives recent graduates both—immersing emerging talent in an 18-month journey where they will challenge the status quo, engage in meaningful and practical sessions, drive Decency and Belonging, our mission to be a Force for Good and be the ultimate catalyst for personal and professional growth. The Launch program is for change makers, those who dare to be greater and who wish to make a real impact on the world. Mastercard invite you to bring your passion, share your talent and make the most of this truly Priceless experience. An 18-month program that educates, inspires personal growth, and builds professional confidence to create a Priceless career with Mastercard. Launch will include development opportunities such as: • Professional skills learning • Business-driven rotations or experiences • Networking and career conversatio

Call for Startups to Pitch Live at the 2022 Africa Startup Summit in Nairobi | Wakanda Opportunities

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  Deadline: January 30, 2022 Looking for funding, or the right partner to help your venture scale? Want to showcase your solution to the top investors, corporates, innovators and advisors in Africa and beyond? Applications are open to African tech start-ups hoping to pitch live on stage at the Africa Startup Summit 2022 in Nairobi. The Africa Startup Summit is part of the fourth edition of the Africa Tech Summit which will take place in Nairobi from February 23-24, 2022 bringing together tech industry leaders from across the region. The two-day event will continue to showcase Africa’s rapidly moving startup ecosystem and entrepreneurial talent while bringing together tech leaders from the African ecosystem and international players. Benefits Ten startups will be selected to present their companies solution and overall ask on stage to an audience of 500+ leaders in the African tech ecosystem that include investors, corporates, accelerators, and media. Eligibility Startups must be Africa

United Nations Graduate Study Program (GSP) 2022 | Opportunity Desk

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  Deadline: March 11, 2022 Applications are open for the United Nations Graduate Study Program (GSP) 2022. The Graduate Study Program (GSP) at UN Geneva is the longest-running educational program of the United Nations, now in its 60th year. Over the past six decades, the GSP has brought together and trained several thousand young people from over 100 countries on all continents. This two-week long summer seminar provides an opportunity for participants to deepen their understanding of the United Nations and International Geneva through first-hand observations, lectures, research, and visits to Geneva-based institutions. The jubilee 60th Graduate Study Program will be held at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, from Monday, 4 July until Friday, 15 July 2022. It will consist of lectures given by representatives of the United Nations and other Geneva-based international organizations, visits to institutions, and daily work in groups under the guidance of moderators. The theme o

Capital Solutions/Mkaziprenuer Women Business Accelerator Program 2022 (Cohort 2) | Opportunity Desk

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Deadline: January 31, 2022 Applications are open for the Capital Solutions/Mkaziprenuer Women Business Accelerator Program 2022. The business accelerator program empowers female entrepreneurs in Africa with a vision to transform and scale their businesses for impact. Capital Solutions in partnership with Mkaziprenuer is in search for the next 50 women who are ready to be part of a women business network, be engaged in learning for high social impact and scale their businesses. CSL will accept applications for its highly selective women-led social businesses capacity building program. This program is designed for Ugandan women entrepreneurs seeking to expand their business development knowledge, increase their impact measurement and financial management skills, be investment ready and make lifelong connections. Benefits Participants will: Connect with the first ever social business network in Uganda. Acquire skills in strategy needed to grow and scale their enterprise Have access to an

Trending: Nigeria Youth Investment Fund (NYIF) Training

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  Nigeria Youth Investment Fund (NYIF) Training A new update for Nigeria Youth Investment Fund ( NYIF ) Applicants regarding training. The NYIF Training is being done via YouTube on a channel named  “ MindThe_GapNg “ , Applicants are been selected to be part of the FMYSD Digital First Economic Recovery Program to Grow their Business starting via text message from FMYSD. Invited applicants will undergo a 5-day training and it is conducted every week for a new set of applicants. If you applied for the NYIF and have not been invited for training, be patient you will be invited when it is your turn as long as you meet their criteria Keep following Wakanda Opportunities as we bring you lastest updates on Business grants and funding opportunities.

NYIF - Apply For The Nigerian Youth Investment Fund and Get Up-to ₦5,000,000 Grant From FG

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  NYIF - Apply For The Nigerian Youth Investment Fund and Get Up-to ₦5,000,000 Grant From FG For over 3 weeks now, the Federal government of Nigeria has announced and as well officially unveiled the registration and application portal for the already mapped out ₦75 Billion loan for Nigeria Youth Investment Fund (NYIF) scheme, which now makes it possible for the numerous interested young and business minded Nigerians between the young age of 18-35 years old to apply for the loan. . -- 12 Things you must know about the NYIF before you apply, to avoid making financial mistakes . Watch on YouTube: https://youtu.be/sa28hRgCvsw Applicants who are successful with their loan request will have to undergo a compulsory 5 days online business training which is completely free and sponsored by the Federal Government. In this scheme, the loan amount that can be approved ranges between N250,000 to N5,000,000. LOAN REQUIREMENTS • Phone Number • Your Gender • Your Current Residential Address • Applican