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Dell Begins Bitcoin Relationship: The Place of African Payment Solutions

July 29, 2014 - 9:51 am in Analysis & Opinions, Big Brands & OEMs, Technology

Dell, one of the leading computer technology in the globe, is opening the window for shopper in the U.S. to buy digital with digital currency. And the last time I made purchase on Jumia Nigeria, I choose to pay on delivery after I encountered a brick wall…


Ocaman, The new Online Occasions Management from ExTicketMobile Founder

July 29, 2014 - 9:40 am in News & Media, Startups, Technology

“I was actually thinking of a way to rekindle my entrepreneurship flame and the idea for an occasions and RSVP-based app dropped into my head. I have…


EasyTaxi raises $40M in Series D Funding, from New investors

July 29, 2014 - 8:12 am in Gadgets & Mobile, Press Release, Technology

The leading mobile taxi app with operations in Latin America, Africa, Middle East and Asia, Easy Taxi has just secured a $40m Series D funding from Russian…

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Insights about Internet in Nigeria by Alliance for Affordable Internet

July 28, 2014 - 11:08 am in Analysis & Opinions, Technology

The United Nations’ Broadband Commission broadband target of entry-level broadband service is pegged at less than 5% of average monthly income and the mission of the Alliance for Affordable Internet has being around the realization of the target, and making…


So, You Want to Raise Money for Your Startup? Investors Wants to Tell You This

July 28, 2014 - 9:16 am in Analysis & Opinions, Business & Money, Education

So I will continue form my last post, I think that they can actually get it done draft now that you've decided to raise money for investors need to understand what to prepare for those first meetings in the most important thing to prepare is actually not any…


PayPal’s Entrance is a Win-Win Situation, my Conversation with Tayo Oviosu

July 24, 2014 - 9:30 am in Business & Money, Interviews, Reviews & Opinions

"You have competition every day because you set such high standards for yourself that you have to go out every day and live up to that." -Michael Jordan The above quote can be likened to PagaTech CEO, Tayo Oviosu's views on PayPal's entry to Nigeria, even…


What that Bride Price App Did to My Confidence – Modupeola Dada

July 23, 2014 - 7:15 am in Analysis & Opinions, Gadgets & Mobile, Technology

I was in church on a Wednesday evening when a prayer session for the next half of the year started. A lot of prayer points were raised but the one that caught my attention was the one for single ladies who were not married. When the prayer session started…

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Pan-African TechPreneurs Hosts Women in Tech Meetup this August, Apply Here

July 23, 2014 - 7:10 am in Business & Money, GirlPower, Technology

“Working in technology can, at times, be an isolating experience for women, especially in Africa. The impact of this can limit women’s professional growth in the sector. Women need mentors, role-models and a network to share their experiences, challenges…

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Orange’s IP Point of Presence to boost Connectivity in West Africa

July 23, 2014 - 7:08 am in Business & Money, News & Media, Technology

One of global leaders in telecommunications operators, Orange has launch a redundant IP Point of Presence (PoP) in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire towards helping with the expansion of the African IP market, an area of rapidly growing economic activities. Orange…


Nominees List for The Future Africa Awards 2014 Unveiled

July 22, 2014 - 11:35 am in Education, GirlPower, Press Release

The list – of five nominees each – is released for the 10 categories of the awards. “After last year’s process, where only the Young Person of the Year was Africa-wide, for the first time in the 9-year history of The Future Africa Awards, this is the…