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Welcome to Tekedia Institute. We run an amazing business school which has attracted professionals and students from 38 countries. Our Faculty members come from Microsoft, Shell, Flutterwave, Nigerian Breweries, Jobberman, Coca Cola, and other great…

Accelerate Your Leadership Ascent, Elevate Your Business Knowledge, & Thrive. 

Innovate, Grow & Drive transformation. Capture emerging opportunities, and digitally evolve your business or job, turning disruption into a competitive advantage. Master the concepts of building category-king companies, and advance.

Registration for Tekedia Mini-MBA 10th Edition (Sep 11 – Dec 2, 2023) begins self-paced, online, 3x weekly Zoom, 12 weeks, ₦90,000. 

Register now for early benefits including attending Tekedia Innovation Week & Career Week, our books, Facyber, etc, at no additional cost. After the early bird deadline, the price becomes N70,000.


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Course overview of the Tekedia Mini-MBA programme.

Week 1: Innovation, Design Thinking & Growth


  • Innovation and Growth of Firms – Prof Ndubuisi Ekekwe


  • Design Thinking, Innovation Lessons – Aderinola Oloruntoye, SAP Africa


  • Innovation, Strategy, and Digital Transformation – Jude Ayoka, Manager, Access Bank Plc


  • Agile Methodology & Innovation – Bola Adesope, Snr Consultant, Business Agility, Deloitte Canada


  • Business Growth & Supply Chain – Chibueze Noshiri, Partner, Barry Callebaut Group Belgium


  • 25 Startup Innovation Cases (10 Africa, 5 USA, 5 India, 5 China) – Prof Ndubuisi Ekekwe (new course)


  • First-Scaler Advantage and Growth Marketing – Prof Ndubuisi Ekekwe (new course)

Week 2: Business Systems & Processes


  • The Grand Playbook of Business – Prof Ndubuisi Ekekwe


  • Procurement Management – Harold Nwariaku, Lead Consultant at Harold & Co Consulting (new course)


  • Project Planning, Process Improvement, Operations Management – – Rasheed T. Adebayo, Operations Manager, Schlumberger UK


  • Quality and Asset Management – Michael Odigie PhD, Vice President Technical Services, Delek Logistics USA


  • Driving Growth and Operational Excellence Using Lean Six Sigma – Igwe Charles, Ph.D, Manager, SigmaPoint Technologies, Canada (new course)


  • Effective Pricing Strategy and Systems – Alli Adetunji, Head of Finance, Securepack


  • Human Productivity Systems –  Dotun Jegede, PhD, Senior Partner, Dee Bee Consulting


  • Workplace Productivity, Collaboration, and Automation – Olanrewaju Oyinbooke, Head of Data Management Office, AXA Mansard

Week 3: Business Model & Transformation


  • Business Models and Strategies – Prof Ndubuisi Ekekwe


  • Organizational Change Management – Omowunmi Adenuga-Taiwo (ex-Strategy Consulting Manager Deloitte)


  • Building Your Business Financial Models (templates included) – Michael Olafusi, Financial Analyst Fellow Brightmore Capital


  • Industry Transformation Case: Financial Technologies and Ecosystems – Stanley Jacob, Director, Mastercard


  • Execution – Business Objectives and Technologies, Nnamdi Onyebuchi, CEO, Weco Systems Group


  • Satellite Broadband Age in Nigeria, Africa: Business Opportunities, Mapping New Markets and Rural Economies –  Joseph Ibeh (Northern Sky Research),  John Enoh (Beeptool Satellite), Ndubuisi Ekekwe

Week 4: Exponential Technologies and Singularity – TAFFD USA


  • Exponential Technologies and Business Opportunities in the Age of Singularity – Edward Hudgins, PH.D


  • Singularities, Transhumanism, and Entrepreneurship – Gennady Stolyarov II


  • Singularity, Exponential Growth and Technology – Chogwu Abdul, PhD


  • Futurism, Malleability, and Category King Companies – Brent Ellman


  • Energy Economics and Future – Leonard Azimoh, Ph.D, Instructor, New York Institute of Technology (new course)


  • Homework #1

Week 5: New Technologies, Growth, Disruptive Innovation


  • Fintech – Olugbenga GB Agboola, CEO, Flutterwave; Samuel C. Eze, CEO, Pass; Stanley Jacob, Director, Mastercard


  • AI & Cloud – Wale Olokodana, Azure Business, Microsoft


  • 5G and Mobile Internet – Emeka Obiodu (King’s College London), Olayinka Oduwole PhD (PhD Oxford University), Olu Teniola (World Wide Web Foundation)


  • Cybersecurity and Digital Risk Management


  • Cybersecurity – Adetokunbo Omotosho, CEO Infoprive;


  • Digital Business Risk Management – Oluseye Kolawole, MD, Oak Interlink;


  • Information Security & Digital Forensics – Francis Nwebonyi PhD, Critical TechWorks Porto


  • Blockchain, Cryptocurrency & Decentralized Finance – Franklin Peters, CEO Bitfxt


  • Data Management, Big Data Analytics – Dr Adewole C. Ogunyadeka, esure Group

Week 6: Finance, Investing, Fundraising


  • Investing & Fundraising – Victor Ndukauba, DMD, Afrinvest West Africa


  • Capital Market Operations – Azeez Lawal, MD, TrustBanc Capital


  • Fundraising Opportunities – Grants, DFIs, Governments, etc – Victoria Madedor, Bank of Industry ITC


  • Understanding Global Capital Markets – Lagos, London, and New York – Ola Oladele CFA, VP Global Markets, Parthian Partners


  • Financial Planning & Management – Okpaise Kenneth, Financial Advisory Manager, AIICO Insurance

Week 7: Logistics & Supply Chain Management


  • Ecommerce – Olufemi S. Aiki, Co-Founder, Foodlocker


  • Supply Chain & Logistics Management – Ayodele Adenaike, COO, GIG Logistics


  • Supply Chain Management – Luiz Barreto, Graduate of MIT Supply Chain Management


  • Product Case: Logistics – Samuel Akinniyi Ajiboyede, CEO, Zido Logistics


  • AfCFTA and Business Growth in Africa –  Toyin F Sanni, Group Chief Executive Officer at Emerging Africa Capital Group


  • Homework #2

Week 8: Marketing, Sales Management & Business Objectives


  • Blitzscaling Business Ideas and Pursuit of Growth – Prof Ndubuisi Ekekwe(new course)


  • Developing and Executing An Effective Enterprise Marketing Plan – Onyinye Ikenna-Emeka, General Manager, Enterprise Marketing, MTN Nigeria


  • Mastering The Art of Sales Excellence – Ferdinand Ibezim, MD/CEO, Selling Skills Support Services Limited


  • Consumer Marketing in FMCG – Emmanuel Agu, Group Marketing Director, Jotna (the LaCasera Company)


  • Sales Management, Marketing and Growth – Moby Onuoha, Queen’s University Canada

Week 9: Law, Contracting & Globalization


  • Business & Commercial Law – Chukwuemeka Mbah (LLB, BL, LLM) Law, Manager, Sherwin Williams


  • Contracting, Negotiation and IP – Jeff Chineme Maduka (LLB, BL, LLM), Snr Legal Manager, American Tower


  • Tax Law, Policy and Dispute Resolution – Jerome Okoro PhD, Partner, Hermon Legal Practitioners


  • Supply Chain Management, Global Partnership & Contracting – Adebayo Adeleke, ex-Chief of Contracting and Deputy Chief, Business Operations Division, US Army


  • Business Relationship Management & Negotiation Skills – Charles Okeibunor, CEO IRMP


  • Due Diligence and Business Intelligence  – The Art and Strategy for Deal Success – Chike Obimma, Partner at NICCOM LLP (Commercial Law Firm)

Week 10: Leadership, Human Capital & Project Management


  • Leadership, Knowledge Management – Prof. Ayodeji Oyebola, Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota


  • Human Resources Management – Adora Ikwuemesi, Director Kendor Consulting


  • Leading and Managing Teams, Stakeholder Management with NICER Model – Dr. Chisom Ezeocha, Project Delivery Manager, Shell


  • Career Planning – Precious Ajoonu, Manager, Jobberman


  • Effective Project Management – Taiwo Abraham, Project Manager, Horizant Canada

Week 11: Business Communication, Design, Media & Branding


  • Media, Communications, and PR – Grace Akinosun, CEO, smepeaks


  • Branding and Advertising – Akachi Ngwu, Executive Director/COO, Luzo Digital Network & Media


  • Workplace & Teams – Vera Ng’oma – Head, HR Malawi, UK Dept for International Dev


  • Media, Communications, and PR – Grace Akinosun, CEO, smepeaks


  • Branding and Advertising – Akachi Ngwu, Executive Director/COO, Luzo Digital Network & Media


  • Workplace & Teams – Vera Ng’oma – Head, HR Malawi, UK Dept for International Dev


  • Product Design and Packaging – Kemisola Oloriegbe, Manager, Nigerian Breweries Plc


  • Homework #3 – Tekedia Institute

Week 12: Accounting, Sustainability & Risk Management


  • Risk Management – Akeem Rasaq, Head, Risk Management, Chapel Hill Denham


  • Physical Security Risk Management – Henry Mgbemena, Global Security Adviser, World Vision


  • Accounting – Ndubuisi Umunna (ACA), Head Finance, Grand Treasurers


  • Auditing, Forensics, Controls – Yusuf O. Sanni (ACA), Chief Internal Auditor, BUA Cement Plc


  • Internal Auditing Strategy for SMEs – Abel Osuji – Director, Internal Audit & Risk Control, African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) Egypt


  • Sustainability – Eustace Onuegbu, President, incsr.org; Temitayo Ade-Peters, CEO, WeForGood

Week 13: Growth & Taxation


  • Entrepreneurial Opportunity Geography and Winning African Markets – Prof Ndubuisi Ekekwe(new course)


  • Managerial Accounting, Business Decision Making and Growth – Idris Ayinde, ACA, CFA, KPMG UK


  • Tax Management for SMEs – Banji Adelaja ACA, Managing Consultant, Aradol Consulting


  • Tax Treaties and Their Benefits – Emmanuel Eze, Manager, Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS)


  • Regional Case: Tax Law and Compliance in Lagos State  – Abimbola Abdur-Rahman Lekki, Lagos Internal Revenue Service

Week 13: Execution and Closure


  • Effective Product & Service Pricing, Accelerated Revenue, Profit Maximization – Saima Khan, Partner, Strategic Pricing Management Group, Toronto, Canada


  • Establishing Business Consulting & Advisory Services – Mustafa Yusuf-Adebola, Founder, Provisio Professional


  • Driving Profitable Growth, Marginal Cost, Scaling – Prof. Ndubuisi Ekekwe


  • Stimulating New Markets Through Innovation and Perception Demand – Prof Ndubuisi Ekekwe


  • The Call to Business Execution, Closure – Prof Ndubuisi Ekekwe


  • Graduation Day – Prof Ndubuisi Ekekwe

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What is the Tekedia Mini MBA Program? 

It is a business innovation management program designed to help individuals become project champions by fixing frictions and organizations capture more business value to attain category kingship in markets.


What is the mode of delivery? 

The Tekedia Mini MBA Program runs 100% online. It consists of recorded videos and pdf documents and it is self-paced which means that you can learn at your convenience. 


What is the target market? 

The Tekedia Mini MBA Program is focused primarily on individuals who run businesses or want to expand to the African market from any part of the world. It has had attendees from over 40 countries across the globe including Singapore. 


What sectors does the Tekedia Mini MBA Program cover? 

The Tekedia Mini MBA Program is sector agnostic with different courses and new courses updated to reflect present realities in the African and global economic landscape. 


How long does the program last?

The Tekedia Mini MBA Program spans 3 months. The access to the program is for 11 months.


Is the Tekedia Mini MBA Program recognized by the N.U.C and foreign institutions? 

Tekedia Mini MBA is currently Africa’s largest and most innovative business management program. It’s faculty consists of CSuite leaders from leading organizations across Africa and the globe. 


All the leading banks in Nigeria, major conglomerates in the real estate as well as automotive and a category king telecommunications as well as oil and gas company are some of the organizations whose employees have attended the Tekedia Mini MBA Program and the impact of the knowledge gained transformed their organizations. 


What are some of the benefits of attending the program? 

A free BusinessDay Premium Digital Subscription for 1 year.

Free access to the business best seller The Dangote System: Techniques For Building Conglomerates and FA Cybersecurity Program, Access to mentorship from leading business leaders, support for business innovators.



Tekedia Startup Masterclass

– For Startup Founders and Teams

How to apply for your organization

To enroll members of your organization for the programmes, kindly send an email to [email protected] and include a filled excel sheet (Click here to download excel sheet format)

Step 1: Decide on the programme and number of staff you want to enrol.


Step 2: Make payment for your chosen programme and number to:

Bank Name: Sterling Bank
Account Name: BusinessDay Media Ltd
Account Number: 0010533379


Step 3: Send an email to [email protected] including:

I. Chosen programme
II. A sheet containing the full names and email addresses of staff
III. Payment receipt.


Step 4: Upon receipt of payment and staff contacts, we would work with Tekedia Institute to enrol your organization and provide you with the necessary benefits that come with the chosen programme.