Businesses

DITE supports new and established businesses. It supports the new business that are setting up by its students, educators and directors. It supports them in areas of mentorship and funding. It also promotes these businesses, and links their entrepreneurs to local and international organizations. The new businesses of DITE refer to Spinoff.

DITE also supports existing businesses, by acting as their an agent or representative. It does this for international and local businesses. It promotes and manages business activities of its partners. The list of such businesses are presented under Managed Businesses.

  • Spinoffs

    The following businesses are Spinoff from DITE. These businesses are developed by entrepreneurs and directors of DITE. They are supported financially by DITE and private (international) investors.

    DeGesh Financial and Investment Services Ltd

    DeGesh Financial and Investment Services Ltd is located in Ibadan, Oyo state. This company was established based on the working experience of DITE’s entrepreneurs, needs of street entrepreneurs and mission of DITE. It currently offers the following services:

    For Borrowers

    Daily contribution service: offers any person or legal entity to save money and collect his or her money back at the end of the month. This service helps such client to get advanced daily contribution.
    Advanced daily contribution service: offers clients to get ”their contribution in advance” after few days of daily contribution. This service can be called ”Soft loan”. It is given based on amount of money to be paid everyday by the client. The loan has to be paid by the end of the month. Usually, the loan is given based on the credibility of client and few months daily contribution. An example of the loan is that a client who saves #1000 per day can get his or her Advanced daily contribution of #25000 from 6th to 10th of the month. Then, the client will just continue to repay the loan by his or her daily contribution.
    Target daily savings: offers clients to save specific amount of money for a specific period of time. This service also makes the client to get Advanced daily contribution, short- and long-term loans from the company. Usually, the company wants its client to save 10% of their daily contribution so that the clients can have access to the loans.
    Short-term loan: it is a loan from period of 3 to 6 months. Its interest is low and there is no need for collateral security. Meanwhile, the applicant must be an entrepreneur, and a good client of advanced daily contribution and target daily saving services.
    DITE Businesses’ short loans: this service provides urgent and short-term loans for Spinoff businesses of DITE.

    For Investors or Lenders

    6 - 12 months loan investment service: this service enables individual investors to earn #3,000 monthly returns on each #100, 000 invested in the company. The invested money can be withdrawn after a month notice. The returns of investment is paid between 25th and 27th of every month.
    Medium and Long-term loan service: individuals can earn #5000 monthly on each #100,000 invested in the company. The returns on investment is paid between 27th and 28th of every month.
    Shareholding service: individuals can invest in each DTE spinoff and DITE’s partner’s businesses. The investor will be a shareholder in the businesses and will have access to monthly report. Also, this company provides information on promising businesses and their entrepreneurs.

    For more information, please contact +2348055607530 (Mr Taofeek) and +358 46 897 3532 (Dr Saheed)

    DeGesh-Gift Leather Works

    DeGesh-Gift Leather Works is located in Ibadan, Oyo state. This company is established based on skills of DITE’s students. The company produces different products by using leather in a creative way. It aims to produce different leather products that are modern and affordable. It also aims to contribute to ecology by offering recycling and repairing services for used leather products. The company’s products and services are:

    Products

    • Slippers and sandals (for men and ladies)
    • Shoes (for men)
    • School kids’ shoes
    • Bags (for ladies)
    • Belts & Safety belt (for anyone)

    Services

    “It’s mine” service: this service enables individuals and organizations to order their products according to their preferences. For example, individuals can design their slogan, name and even logo on their shoes, slippers, and bags.
    Recycling & Repairing: this service enables individuals to bring their used products (instead of disposing them) to be recycled. Recycling means that the used products will be used to make new fashionable ones.

    For more information, please contact +2348117174563 (Ms Gift) and +358468973532 (Dr Saheed)

    DeGesh Farm Products and Services

    DeGesh Farm Products and Services is a located in Ibadan, Oyo state. It was initially located in Ikirun, Osun state. The company is based on expertises of DITE’s students and directors. This start-up aims to add value to agricultural products. It also aims to engage in farming and animal husbandry. Most of its products are now under-registration with the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC). Its products are:

    • Yam flour
    • Corn flour
    • Bean flour
    • Cowskin
    • Fried soup ingredients
    • Fresh food ingredients
    • Processed chicken

    For more information, please contact +2348170677837 (Mr Taiwo) and +358468973532 (Dr Saheed)

    DeGesh-Yetty Fashions World

    DeGesh-Yetty Fashions World is located in Magboro, Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, Ogun state. The business is based on the passion and expertise of DITE’s directors. The company aims to produce local-made with international standard clothes. The compamy also aims to retail tailoring materials as well as collaborate with other organization to produce international standard tailoring materials and tools. Its products and services are:

    Products

    • Men’s clothes
    • Ladies’ clothes
    • Kids’ clothes

    Services

    Tailoring materials: the company sells different tailoring materials.
    ”It’s mine” service: this service enables individuals and organizations to order their products according to their preferences. For example, individuals can design their slogan, name and even logo on their clothes and clothing materials.

    For more information, please contact +2348029898872 (Ms Yetunde) and +358468973532 (Dr Saheed).

    DeGesh-Leo Publishing

    DeGesh-Leo Publishing is located in Sango-Otta, Ogun state. The start-up is based on the expertise and passion of DITE’s entrepreneur and director. The company aims to publish practical-oriented books for different profession. It also aims to publish academic papers. Meanwhile, it has the following products and services:

    Products

    • Computer training book
    • Tailoring book
    • Photography book
    • Shoes making book
    • Secondary school books

    Services

    • Graphic designs

    For more information, please contact +2348166877347 (Mr Leonard) and +358468973532 (Dr Saheed)

    DeGesh Technologies

    DeGesh Technologies is located in Ibadan, Oyo state. It is established based on the expertise of DITE’s entrepreneurs and directors. This start-up aims to produce local-made tools, machines and household devices. Presently, the company is producing tools (prototypes) for other DITE’s businesses and is also developing new products. Meanwhile, the following products can be ordered from the company:

    • Gas cooking burners
    • Gas oven and driers
    • Solar products
    • Electrical-power charcoal cooking stove
    • Electric bicycle

    For more information, please contact +358 46 897 3532 (Dr Saheed)

    DeGesh Education and Tourism Services

    DeGesh Education and Tourism Services is located in Festac, Lagos state. The company is established to satisfy needs of youth who want to pursue their academic qualification outside the country. It is based on the expertise and experiences of DITE’s directors and mission of DITE. The company offers the follow services:

    Education services

    • Advisory service for getting international schools and field of study
    • Advisory service for application and application management
    • Advisory service for visa/permit application
    • Support service for visa/permit application
    • Ticket support
    • Linking to local people services

    Tourism services (short-term visiting)

    • Study tourism (including education services)
    • Group tourism (including education services

    For more information, please contact +358 46 897 3532 (Dr Saheed) and +2348088448933 (Mr Clement)

    DeGesh-Osas Marketing Services

    DeGesh-Osas Marketing Services is located in Ibadan, Oyo state. The company is based on working experience of DITE’s entrepreneurs. It aims to provide marketing services to street entrepreneurs who have limited resources to do social and mass media advertisement. The company has the following services:

    Individual / Group day promotion: this service enables clients to promote their products and services to general people at a specific place (e.g. University and market squares). This service is charged on hour basis and number of staff to be assigned to do the promotion.
    Individual / Group rally promotion: this service enables clients to create awareness and promote their products and servies across a city or town. This service is also charged on hour basis and number of staff to be assigned to do the promotion.
    Individual / Group Radio programme promotion: this service enables clients to be mentioned in specific popular radio programmes. It is charged on numbers of appearance.
    Foot or ground marketing: this service enables clients to be promoted by our staff. It is house-to-house marketing. The clients are charged based on the location, marketing materials and number of marketers to be used.
    Social media marketing: this service enables client to promote their products and services on social media and other online avenues. It is charged on type of social media, target audience and social media celebrity to be used.

    For more information, please contact +2348055847311 (Mr Saheed) and +358468973532 (Dr Saheed)

  • Managed Businesses

    The following companies are presently being represented by DITE team who manage their activities in Nigeria:

    Eduten Finland Limited

    Eduten Finland Limited is located at Turku Science Park in Finland. It is a Spinoff from the University of Turku. It commercialized a research result which was developed from more than 15 years research on digital learning. Presently, Eduten has more than 50,000 students in Finnish schools. It also has many users from India, UAE, Lithuania, Hong Kong, Sweden, UK, USA and Australia. DITE is now collaborating with private schools in Nigeria to utilize Eduten’s playground. You can visit its web: www.eduten.com

    For more information, please contact: +234 816 687 7347 (Mr Leo), +234 813 544 7083 (Mr Ismail) and +358 46 897 3532 (Dr Saheed)

    Osadsoft Technologies

    Osadsoft Technologies is located in Lagos, Nigeria. It is a start-up which aims to solve general problems facing developing countries with “digitalization”. The company has developed a mobile phone application which uses of SMS to send message to a group of user about a certain problem. Its app is available on Google play with this name Osadsoft Panic Alert. You can visit its web: www.osadsoft.com

    For more information, please contact us on +358 46 897 3532 (Dr Saheed)

    GBS-Adept Global Enterprises

    GBS-Adept Global Enterprises is located in Ibadan, Oyo state. The company was established in 2006 and has been engaging many business activities. The company is now co-owned by DITE and it offers the following services:

    • PoS Services
    • Cleaning and Laundry services
    • Distribution Services such as DeGesh goods and products, and large company distributorship

    For more information, please contact +2348117174563 (Ms Gift) and +358468973532 (Dr Saheed)