If you are a techie and you are in Abuja, we hope you can come out to meet other techies in Abuja, and a couple from Lagos. TechCabal + Enspire + Paradigm Initiative Nigeria are putting together a small meetup in the capital this Wednesday. That’s tomorrow. Why is this happening? Well Bankole (TechCabal) happens […]
When I wrote about 5 apps I wished Nigerian Developers would build, it was intended to be more goofy than thought-provoking. But folks seemed to like it. One developer, Ugochukwu Chimbo Ejikeme, really liked one the ideas, so he went on to develop it. Enter iFlash Quick overview iFlash is a simple app that lets you […]
I was lucky to have front row seat during Augie Rakow’s session at the Venture Out Challenge in Moldova. Venture Out focused on giving entrepreneurs the resources and skills necessary to internationalize their startup. As expected, the question of funding required to scale a startup was on the horizon, Augie, having worked with over 100 startups, angels and […]
And it seems that Nigerian/African Twitter have bought themselves 3D glasses to watch. Everybody loves them some high stakes corporate/startup drama, and the iROKING one has become one big-ass feeding frenzy now. The sort of all-you-can-prattle-about gossip buffet that people are wont to bring their mouths to, leaving their brains behind. I think I’ll pass. […]
First Veritas Educational Content Delivery Ltd is establishing a network of people and companies involved in Technology in Education in Nigeria. The Technology In Education community in Nigeria has grown over the last few years but players seem to operate in their tiny corners, often not realizing how large the community is and sometimes reinventing […]
There have been about 200 of these experiments around the world, and maybe only 4 or 5 have been successful. This was how Michael Joseph, Vodacom’s Director of Mobile Commerce described mobile money to the Financial Times in 2012.