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This Tecno Phantom A Phone Specs, It Really Rivals Samsung SIII

June 29, 2013 - 11:21 am in Gadgets & Mobile, Sponsored

Okay, it was Last month I was contacted by a representative from Tecno Nigeria who asked if I was interested in trying out one new device Tecno Phantom A, This was the time my BlackBerry 9790 began to give me troubles. So I gave it a try, it was love at first…


My Entrepreneurship DNA – Mo Abudu Shares Her Story Into Business

June 27, 2013 - 12:31 pm in Business & Money, GirlPower

Every company started off as an idea; in other words, they didn't just end up as an idea but they are been conceptualized. This, being part of Mo Abudu's…


I Source All of My Products Raw Materials 100% from Africa – Hanneli Rupert

June 26, 2013 - 12:54 pm in Business & Money, GirlPower

She is an African entrepreneur and she makes ladies' bags, rings, leathers, etc. She's not the very famous type you're familiar with yet her collections…


Tech Business Acquisitions: From Network Innovations to Direct on PC

June 24, 2013 - 12:44 pm in Business & Money

The technology industry globally has been characterized by one company taking over the other at one time or another; with the acquiring company expanding its scope and business activities, the acquired company goes under its new management, 'OGA AT THE TOP.'…


Qlichy.com – A Multi Site Business Portal Where Users Can Play or Pay

June 22, 2013 - 8:31 am in Business & Money, News & Media

Qlichy.com is a multi-site business portal, news service and e-commerce platform which is linked to the Interswitch platform for payment purposes. The platform has been enjoying growing patronage and traffic since its launch in April. Qlichy.com offers access…


Building Pipeline of Girls Entering ICT Careers

June 20, 2013 - 12:39 pm in Education, GirlPower

Recently, four AfChix Uganda members traveled to Tororo Girls High School in eastern Uganda (210km from Kampala). These were Liz Mirembe, Lisa Katusiime, Lillian Achom and Nodumo Dhlamini. The objective was to carry out a career guidance seminar encouraging…

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What If Blood Donation Can be Done Easier in Nigeria? LifeBank App Wants To Do Just That

June 19, 2013 - 12:42 pm in Business & Money, Gadgets & Mobile, Startups

Only about 54% of the blood needed in Lagos is collected and only 10% is collected from volunteer blood donors. About 10% of all HIV cases are caused by unsafe blood transfusion. While at the 3-day Hackerton hosted by Cchub and Audaxx, I learnt about the…

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Fashion ROI For Female Startup Founders

June 18, 2013 - 12:38 pm in Business & Money, GirlPower, Startups

My first post was well...targeted at the men even though I am pro-women. I ruffled a few feathers and got a few knocks on the head from the women folk for not putting them in the picture as regards to start ups. Who says women are not building or interested…


JUMIA Nigeria Just Raised $35M in Fresh Funding

June 17, 2013 - 5:35 pm in Business & Money, News & Media, Sponsored

JUMIA Nigeria, a retailer has raised $35M in fresh funding to expand & move into a new 90000 sqft warehouse. Last weekend, online retailer, Jumia, raised a $35 million series B to expand its market in Nigeria, Egypt, and Morocco. The investment came…


Is the Nigeria Telecom Industry Turning into Lottery House?

June 16, 2013 - 12:45 pm in Analysis & Opinions, Gadgets & Mobile

Over the past years, Nigerian Telecommunication industry has been characterized by promos and lottery. The promos and lottery which are geared towards wooing new subscribers while retaining old ones, have its pros and cons. Yes, they call it 'Giving back…