Guaranty Trust Bank Plc, GTBank Playground Play Centre, Lekki, Banking

GTBank goes beyond banking, launches digital playground for children

The GTBank Play Centre is equipped with a wide array of interactive games that will give kids a fun and immersive digital experience
CBN OMO ban could give stocks a much-needed boost , CBN’s N132.56 billion T-bills auction records oversubscription by 327% , Nigeria pays $1.09 billion to service external debt in 9 months , Implications of the new CBN stance on treasury bill sale to individuals, Digital technology and blockchain altering conventional banking models - Emefiele  , Increasing food prices might erase chances of CBN cutting interest rate   , Customer complaint against excess/unauthorized charges hits 1, 612 - CBN , CBN moves to reduce cassava derivatives import worth $600 million  , Invest in infrastructural development - CBN Governor admonishes investors , Credit to government declines, as Credit to private sector hits N25.8 trillion, CBN sets N10 billion minimum capital for Mortgage firms, CBN sets N10 billion minimum capital for Mortgage firms , Why you should be worried about the latest drop in external reserves, CBN, Alert: CBN issues N847.4 billion treasury bills for Q1 2020 , PMI: Nigeria’s manufacturing sector gains momentum in November, CBN warns high foreign credits could collapse Nigeria’s economy, predicts high poverty 

Digital technology and blockchain altering conventional banking models – Emefiele  

The CBN has stated that continuous technological innovations in the world have disrupted the financial service sector.  

Meet FINT, the FinTech Company that wants to change micro-lending in Nigeria

FINT.ng is a loan marketplace that connects borrowers to lenders. Borrowers get access to credit at affordable rates and lenders get their money back...
MTN Nigeria, MTN gives update on USSD charge controversy, MTN’s never-ending $2 billion tax case has a new court date , BREAKING: MTN unveil 5G Network in Nigeria , Vector, some Nigerians pick holes in MTN's data charges

MTN unveils 5G Network in Nigeria 

MTN Nigeria just demonstrated a live demo of 5G network in Nigeria at an event that took place in Abuja. 
Uber to ban low rated passengers from its services Kate Parker writes on Uber blog

As Uber plans to ban low-rated passengers, here’s how to avoid that

@Uber now believes that the customers are not always right. In line with this, the car hailing company plans to ban disrespectful riders. Click link for details...
Apple warns iPhone, iPad will lose internet this weekend if users don’t make certain change 

Apple warns iPhone, iPad will lose internet this weekend if users don’t make certain...

Some iPhone and iPad users will lose their internet this weekend if a certain change is not made on their devices.
Fintech firm expands services, gets CBN super-agent license 

Fintech: CBN issues new license

The CBN has approved a super-agent licence to another financial technology company, Itex Integrated Services Limited.
Google set to extend footprints with acquisition of smartwatch company, Fitbit  , Google wants to start banking with you 

Google wants to start banking with you 

Google (@Google) has expressed intentions to start providing financial solutions to its customers.
LCC e-Tag glitch gives Lekki commuters a temporary tax rebate

LCC e-Tag glitch gives Lekki commuters a temporary tax rebate

Commuters can be forgiven for thinking that fortune has smiled on them and blessed them with free rides.

APP for the week: Cowrywise Personal Finance

Cowrywise is a personal finance app that enables people save by making automated deductions from their account. Money saved is then invested in money...
FG sets deadline to clampdown on unregistered sim cards, Federal Government to introduce new laws for online businesses  

Federal Government to introduce new laws for online businesses  

The FG has disclosed that there would be a number of incentives for online vendors and business owners for using social media or websites.
Nigerian fintech firm, Lidya expands $1.1bn SMEs loans in Czech, Poland 

Nigerian fintech firm, Lidya to invest $1.1billion in Czech, Poland

In a bid to continue expanding its services into the international market, Nigerian Fintech firm, Lidya has launched in Poland and Czech Republic.
How to grow your net worth

Attention Techies: Andela shares useful tips for application delivery

Africa's leading tech development company, Andela, have shared (via Twitter) some very useful tips for Application Delivery. 

How Tech is disrupting Nigeria’s transport ecosystem by Fisayo Durojaiye

This is an attempt to dissect Nigeria’s technology-enabled Transportation sector.

Startups: Funding rounds and what they mean.

Here, we take a closer look at the types of rounds and what they mean.
FBI's arrest of Invictus' Obinwanne Okeke stirs controversy, Invictus Obi: Court forfeits Obinwanne Okeke’s N280 million to FG 

Caught in the buzz: The economics of Nigeria’s “Yahoo Yahoo”

Osaz, a former yahoo boy familiar with the operations of internet fraudsters, explained the sequence of activities to Nairametrics.
Samsung admits S10 fingerprint flaw 

Samsung acknowledges S10 system malfunction 

Samsung Electronics has urged its smartphones users to delete all registered prints as it admitted that there is major flaw with its fingerprint system.
Jack with CcHub team

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey visits CcHub, discloses return date

Twitter CEO @jack visited CcHub on Friday

Lagosians can now enjoy free WiFi services from Google

Google has announced the launch of free Wi-Fi hotspots in Lagos.
Twitter warns political figures to abstain from fake, misleading statements, Has Twitter's Jack Dorsey changed the popular narrative attached to Nigerians? 

Has Twitter’s Jack Dorsey changed the popular narrative attached to Nigerians

It came as a surprise when Twitter's Co-founder, Jack Dorsey offered Nigerian tech developer, Dara Oladosu a job during his visit to Nigeria.

WhatsApp to start charging some users soon

WhatsApp has announced plans to launch a new pay-to-use tool for businesses to communicate with their customers.
Bolt Taxify

Taxify launches operation in Ibadan and Owerri

Ride-hailing platform, Taxify has expanded its operations within the country with the launch of services.
Omowale David-Ashiru

Meet Omowale David-Ashiru, the first female Andela Nigeria Country Director

Andela has announced the appointment of Omowale David-Ashiru as its Nigeria country director.
NCC orders immediate suspension of USSD charges by telcos, 5G Network to undergo 3 months trial before approval - NCC , NCC licenses 20 new Internet service providers amidst challenges , 150 million Nigerians risk being defrauded – NCC , NCC warns telcos against cyber fraudsters 

NCC licenses 20 new Internet service providers amidst challenges 

The NCC licensed a total number of 20 new Internet Service Providers (ISPs) between January and October this year.
Renmoney launch mobile centers, Fintech companies in Nigeria

Renmoney improves loan access with mobile centres

One of Nigeria's financial technology companies, @Renmoney, has begun to establish mobile centres across the country in a bid to bring financial access closer to its customers and prospective customers.

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. ...
Farmcrowdy unveils commodity aggregator Farmgate Africa

Farmcrowdy unveils commodity aggregator Farmgate Africa   

Agri fintech startup, Farmcrowdy, today unveiled Farmgate Africa, its commodity aggregator platform.

Andela explains startups’ preference for Venture Capitalists over banks

In January 2019, Andela secured $100 million from foreign investors, thereby continuing a trend that has long characterised the Nigerian startup space. 

Top 7 facts about the new Interswitch Block Chain Service (Supply Chain Financing Module)

The demand for blockchain-based services is on the increase globally, while the technology powering these services is growing at a rapid pace. The potential applications for blockchain technology are almost without limit
Nigeria vs Kenya, Nigerians spending pattern

REACH research report shows Nigerian spending patterns

Following the release of its annual report, comparing spending habits between Nigeria and Kenya, Nairametrics interviewed JR Kanu, the founder of Reach, a fintech company.