Never gonna give you up, never gonna let you down.
The former interstate bus ticket booking startup, Tiketmobile, appears to have risen from the dead.
In case you missed it, Jason dropped another hot one yesterday on his blog. This time, it’s about “valuations – sharks, seeds, sorcery and speculation”. Or like someone summarised it, about why his deal to Tiketmobile was fair. Valuations. Sharks, seeds, sorcery and speculation.In 1954 one of Hollywood’s greatest artistic geniuses, Walt Disney, had a […]
If you’ve followed YNaija’s technology pages, or TechCabal, you would know about the Nigerian tech space’s trending issue at the moment: an enterprising young man called Celestine Ezeokoye wrote a post about a grant he received for his idea/business, Ticketmobile. Apparently, the idea has not been able to take off the ground, and he is, […]
This here is why I love YNaija. The other day they put up a hair-raising Tiketmobile take-down authored by it’s fictional-until-proven-to-exist columnist, Hauwa Gambo. But here now is an inspiring message to Celestine from none other than YNaija oga at the top him self, Chude Jideonwo. Keep calm, and keep moving. Chude Jideonwo: Don’t mind […]
So like I was asking yesterday, how do startups breathe without air? Answer: They don’t. They die. If you just got here, you should read that for context on how this whole conversation started. Right now, my question is how much oxygen does $5,000 buy a startup like Tiketmobile?