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Lagos executive discusses unified fibre project and the future of technology in Africa’s largest city

In July 2020, residents of Lagos Nigeria could hardly miss digging activities and several multi-coloured pipes in most parts of the city....

Value of online transactions in Nigeria hit $116 billion in Q3 2020

After a massive drop during the COVID-19-induced lockdown, the volume and value of online transactions in Nigeria hit new heights in Q3...

How former OKash CEO wants to tackle fraudsters and chronic debtors in Nigeria

The lack of a central database to identify repeat offenders is probably a bigger problem than the menace of financial fraud in...

UK-Nigeria Tech Hub in partnership with CcHUB is empowering Teachers for a technology-driven future in education

On Monday, October 5, 2020, the UK-Nigeria Tech Hub announced its partnership with Co-Creation Hub (CcHUB) – Africa’s largest innovation centre to...

How Cyberattacks Mirror the Rate of COVID-19 Infections

The number of cyberattacks on frontline healthcare responders have surged at the same time as the global COVID-19 pandemic, trending upwards almost...

Telkom Reintroduces Pawa Combo Bundles in Kenya

Telkom Kenya has revamped its Pawa bundles to include SMS and mobile data at more affordable price points.Telkom Kenya has revamped its...

MTN Adds 12 Million New Subscribers in Q3

MTN Group has reported a strong set of financial results for the third quarter, supported mainly by its larger operations in South...

MTN Group sells stake in Jumia, reportedly makes net proceeds of $142 million

South African telecommunications giant, MTN Group has, on Friday, October 30, 2020, announced the sale of its stake in Jumia, one of Africa’s...

Nigerian HR startup, SeamlessHR, raises a seven-figure round to drive pan-African expansion

Nigerian HR startup, SeamlessHR, has raised a new round of funding in a bid to drive pan-African expansion. Founded in...

Nigeria’s CcHub acquires Kenya’s eLimu to build the content creation arm of re:learn

Nigeria’s Co-creation Hub (CcHub) has announced its acquisition of Kenyan edtech startup, eLimu for an undisclosed amount. This is coming a year since it acquired...

Airtel to exit Ghana operations as government prepares takeover

Indian telecom giants Bharti Airtel has announced that it plans to end its Ghana operations by selling all of its 100% stake...

After raising $10k from an angel investor, Pickmeup wants to expand outside Nigeria

Source: Techpoint Abeokuta-based transport and logistics startup, Pickmeup, has raised $10,000 from an angel investor. This is according to the...
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