Who We Are

We are a team of dedicated professionals committed to supporting and advocating for businesses in all sectors.

Delivering value to African Businesses

Our organization was founded with a mission to promote a healthy business environment that fosters growth and prosperity for all.

What sets us apart is our unwavering commitment to all sectors of businesses in Nigeria. We strive to provide the highest quality services and resources to help businesses in Nigeria of all sizes and across all sectors achieve their goals. We are constantly innovating and evolving to meet the changing needs of our members and the Nigerian business community.

Our organization offers a wide range of services to our members, including policy research and analysis, advocacy and lobbying efforts, networking opportunities, educational resources, and much more. 

Our Vision

We aspire to be the leading advocate for Nigerian businesses, promoting sustainable growth and development through impactful advocacy, innovative solutions, and strategic partnerships.

Our Mission

To provide independent and rigorous journalism that promotes transparency, accountability and sustainable economic growth in Nigeria.

Our Core Values

Our core values: Equity, Justice, Courage, Respect. We champion fairness, dismantle barriers, uphold integrity, and celebrate diversity. Together, we strive for a better, more inclusive world.

Our Organisational Values

Mutual respect

We recognise and acknowledge the intrinsic and innate value each individual brings to enrich our work. 

Courage of conviction

Requiring us to be creative and radical, bold and innovative – without fear of failure – in pursuit of making the greatest possible impact on the society with our newsroom, our advocacy work and impact events

Equity and justice

We believe each one can realize every vision they hold irrespective of gender, race, ethnicity, caste, class, age, HIV status, disability, location and religion.

What we do

Content Strategy

We will develop a content strategy that encompasses news articles, investigative reports, data-driven stories, opinion pieces, research papers, and in-depth analysis. We will also start verification and fact-checking: We will implement rigorous fact-checking processes to ensure the accuracy and reliability of all published content.

Audience and Stakeholder Engagement

We aim to identify and segment the audience, including business leaders, policymakers, investors, entrepreneurs, and the general public, and also establish channels for engaging with key stakeholders, including government agencies, regulatory bodies, business associations, and civil society organisations.

Building Consensus and Coalitions

We plan to consistently organise roundtable discussions, forums, and webinars that bring together stakeholders, experts, and the public to discuss pressing financial and business issues. We also seek to find common ground, generate consensus, and build a shared understanding of problems and potential solutions.

Advocacy for Regulatory and Policy Reform

We have developed a targeted advocacy strategy to influence regulatory and policy reform by engaging with policymakers, legislators, and regulatory bodies. Hinged on the trip of good journalism, we advocate for transparency and accountability and set the agenda for reforms that foster a conducive environment for business growth in Nigeria.

Plan Impact Conferences and Events

Establish our client’s organization as a thought-leading innovator, contributor and social entrepreneur. We will position clients as thought leaders and also engage with leading minds in development. Our events enable clients network with the most influential decision-makers in development and with an engaged audience of ideas people.

The Book Publishing Project

This a transformative initiative that goes beyond the realms of traditional journalism. The BD Media Foundation is embarking on a groundbreaking project to publish autobiographies of past public and private sector leaders, a venture that promises to capture the rich tapestry of experiences and insights that have shaped our society.

The Training Hub

Our Training Hub is a dedicated space designed to empower journalists with the skills, knowledge, and resources they need to excel in today's dynamic media landscape. Our offerings include expert-led training programs, tailored curriculum for today's challenges, hands-on learning experiences, and networking opportunities.

Content Strategy

We will develop a content strategy that encompasses news articles, investigative reports, data-driven stories, opinion pieces, research papers, and in-depth analysis. We will also start verification and fact-checking: We will implement rigorous fact-checking processes to ensure the accuracy and reliability of all published content.

Over the years we have partnered with different organisations

Our vision is not one that can be single-handedly achieved, so we have partnered with organisations that understand the vision and share our values.