Nigeria’s Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, says the current administration has plans of building more tech hubs in Nigeria. The hubs will probably be based on the Yaba model. What else happened this lovely Friday?
The administration of Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari seems primed to play an active role in the country’s growing technology scene.
Zimbabwe’s Econet Wireless has introduced a NFC-enabled sticker with which users can transact at any enabled point of sale through their mobile money accounts.
WhatsApp, our favourite escape pod into light hearted conversations, snarky banters and whatever else we use it for these days is getting a major upgrade. No, Whatsapp is not rolling out an update, but a startup is layering a teaching solution on it.
Ofadaa helps you discover restaurants around Lagos, Abuja, Ibadan and Port Harcourt.
Gearbox Lite is an incubation programme looking to provide hardware startups with equipment, knowledge, advice and funding.
At the last MITx Global entrepreneurship bootcamp, five Nigerian startups were part of the 50 that participated from over 24 countries.
Not everyone can fit in at a startup. So, what kinds of people should you avoid?