So, who is Supporting the Non-Tech Ecosystem?

Nairametrics| I have been thinking about this topic for some time now. In fact, what got me to think is the use of the...

Updated: Kinnevik explains why iROKO Tv was removed from its list of its Investee Companies

Swedish tech investment company Kinnevik may have reduced the relevance of its stake in iROKOTV as it did not disclose the PayTV as one...

Asoko Insights raises $3.6 million in series A funding round

Asoko Insight has announced the completion of its $3.6 million Series-A fundraising round, this is coming at a time when it plans to move...
Adebayo Shittu

Chinese company may take up stake in Nigcomsat

China Great Wall Industry, a company that manufactures satellites in China has committed the sum of $550m for equity investment in Nigcomsat (Nigeria Communications Satelite...
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9mobile Acquisition: NCC, CBN officials claim ‘no knowledge’ of who Teleology’s paid $50million to

The chairman, House committee on Telecommunications, Hon. Saheed Akinade-Fijabi has threatened that the House of Representatives may be forced to stop the ongoing sale of...
Konga offline

Konga appoints ex-Nokia VP as New CEO

Nairametrics| Konga has announced the appointment of Nick Imudia as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Konga is one of Nigeria's leading e-commerce company. In an...
Farmcrowdy

This is Farmcrowdy: The startup leading Agrictech in Nigeria

When Nairametrics team visited Farmcrowdy's office on the Island,  it was as if we were stepping into a farmland. At the waiting area, we...
Tech developers

Nigerian Tech Developer Exodus: The grass is greener on the other side

For the past few years, until recently, conversations regarding the Nigerian Tech Developers exiting to other developing countries had been rife. People were concerned...

Jumia launches Jumia one app

An All-in-One Mobile App to Facilitate One-Stop Shopping For Online Transactions The new lifestyle App enables customers...
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Mark Zuckerberg responds to the data breach scandal

Facebook Billionaire Mark Zuckerberg has apologized in the wake of the recent data breach of over 50million users. The tech giant said that the world’s...
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Teleology’s plans for 9Mobile looks like a leverage buyout

Teleology Holdings has moved one step closer to taking over embattled GSM operator 9Mobile. Reports by Thisday, state the company has paid the $50...

MainOne CEO highlights Data Centre Hosting, Cloud investment at TMT Finance Africa 2018

Chief Executive Officer of MainOne, Funke Opeke has highlighted the opportunity for increased investment in shared fiber network infrastructure and data center and cloud...
Nelson Olanipekun, founder of Gavel. Credit: Tola Omolayo

How Gavel intends to transform the judicial system using technology

With 80 percent of inmates in the Nigerian prisons awaiting trial, there is a likelihood that inmates die before they get a due hearing before...

Why Blackberry has taken Facebook to Court

Blackberry has instituted a patent infringement lawsuit against Facebook Inc. and its WhatsApp and Instagram apps. Blackberry Ltd claimed that Facebook Inc and its...

The second coming of Etisalat

I remember the advert in preparation for a telco that will change the face of the industry. The unzipping of the mouth and the...

What can Nigeria learn from M-Pesa’s partnership with Google?

Kenyans now have an easier way of paying for Google apps, as telecommunications operator Safaricom, has enabled payments for the apps using M-Pesa. The...

How tech stocks are performing on the Nigerian Stock Exchange

Tech firms all around the world have occupied an increasingly dominant space. Facebook and Whatsapp are used by billions of people around the world....

Matatu, ‘Keke-uber’ signs partnership deal with Bajaj Motorcycle.

Early in the year, there were predictions that certain startups that might struggle in 2018. One of the highlighted startups is Matatu, founded by Samuel Ajiboyede who...

My experience with Yochaa mobile app for Nigerian stock analysis

Most people find reading or listening to the news on the daily stock market boring and uninteresting. This is can be attributed to the...

These are the top money lending apps to watch in 2018

Access to loans from traditional Nigerian financial institutions is difficult for individuals and small entrepreneurs, if not almost impossible. On rare occasions where available,...

Top Nigerian Fintech Apps to watch in 2018

Fintech is relatively new in Nigeria but as with all technology driven sectors, it has become a necessity. ...

My experience with Tanjalo cryptocurrency exchange

The 6 months I have spent trading cryptocurrencies have been a roller coaster ride. Cryptocurrencies are a 24/7 market easily swayed by the smallest...

Jumia goes tough on its vendors

E commerce giant Jumia, has rolled out new standards vendors on its platform are expected to adhere to.  Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the company,...

Opera launches its new app, Opera News, in Africa

With more than 100 thousand downloads in less than two weeks, Opera News is on path to become the number one news app in...

Fjord Trends Report: Accenture releases 2018 trends for business and tech innovators.

Accenture has released the Fjords Trends in 2018 report, the report which analysed the pressing forces acting internally and externally on organisations and society. The...

Piggybank.ng grows savings by 3000% to N1 billion in 2017

Piggybank.ng, a Nigerian fintech company, had a solid 2017 performance despite the economic challenges Nigeria faced last year. In an overview  for last year, posted ...

WhatsApp will stop working on these devices by December 2017

Popular messaging app WhatsApp will discontinue service for several devices on the 31st of December. They include The messaging app will drop support for...

Apple just released a new iMac that cost a fortune

The latest version of Apple’s desktop computer, the Imac Pro will be launched tomorrow. The computer is expected to retail for $5,000 which amounts...

How Transsion is becoming the most dominant force in Nigeria’s mobile revolution

Much has been said about the mobile phone revolution in Nigeria –the depth of its penetration even in remote areas, and how this technology...

Lagos Innovates: LSETF launches coworking hubs, loans for startups

The Lagos State Employment Trust Fund, LSETF, yesterday announced “Lagos Innovates”, a series of programs designed for the benefit of technology- and innovation-driven startups...
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