We are hosting Uche Pedro (Founder, BellaNaija)

Mar 31, 2018, 2:00 – 4:00 PM

Oracle Nigeria, 8th Floor Heritage Place, 21 Lugard Avenue, Ikoyi, Lagos, 101233

Uchenna Pedro (Eze) is a Nigerian blogger, writer, social media expert and entrepreneur. She is the founder of BellaNaija, an online entertainment, fashion and lifestyle magazine. In 2014, she was named in Forbes list of "30 Most Promising Young Entrepreneurs in Africa"

In-person event

About this event

Uche Pedro is a leading Media Tech entrepreneur. She is the Founder & Chief Executive Officer of BellaNaija – Africa's No 1 digital destination for entertainment and lifestyle content. Launched in 2006, BellaNaija pioneered the digital media revolution in West Africa, defining the African media landscape, as we know it.

In 2014 and 2015, Forbes Magazine Online listed Uche among the 30 Most Promising Young Entrepreneurs in Africa. This year, Uche was part of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation's Gates Letter campaign and has been listed on OkayAfrica's annual 100 women list in the Business category. Uche is a passionate community builder and actively devotes her time to various charitable initiatives.. 

The Theme for this month is “Quit the noise, Have a voice”

Also speaking at this meetup is Abel Ekele, the cofounder of Trivoda Digital. He will be sharing with Entrepreneurs “The Future of Marketing - The importance of building a strong brand following driven by influence as opposed to conventional advertising” in the Learning Curve section of the event.

In addition to the great learnings Entrepreneurs will gain, there will be a portrait session for all founders as we partner with The Photocentric to create The Largest photo archive of Startup founders in Nigeria. It is not news that founders rarely have great portraits of themselves but together we can change this narrative.

Tickets Prices:

  • 50% off before March 15th - N1,000
  • 25% off between March 14th and March 30th - N1,500
  • Ticket at the Venue - N2,000

Get tickets here - https://paystack.com/pay/Startupgrindlag-ticket

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  • Uche Pedro





Saturday, March 31, 2018
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM UTC


Networking and Food
Fireside Chat


  • Mayokun Adeoti

    Startup Grind


  • Phin Mpofu (Startup Grind)

    Startup Grind

    Director, Success + Community

  • Tini Mamuchashvili

    SG HQ

    Community Manager for Europe & Africa


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