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Unlocking the Potential of Africa’s Next Generation: 20 critical Points Raised at the State of Education in Africa

September 7, 2015 - 8:17 am in Education, Interviews, News & Media

The State of Education in Africa Conference 2015 was held in Lagos on September 2, 2015 and organised by the Africa- America Institute and sponsored by Ford Foundation and the World Bank. The President/ CEO of the Africa- America Institute, Amini Kajunju said…

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Interesting Points I Learnt from Attending Marketplace Global 2015

June 29, 2015 - 9:01 am in Business & Money, Interviews, Startups

Nearly all big corporations globally started out some as start-ups some really big; Dangote Group, Bill Gates, Apple Microsoft among others. Even though…

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Nigeria’s Economy Turns up the Heat for Regulatory Compliance of Enterprise Applications in Nigeria

A growing focus on promoting sound corporate governance and enforcing regulatory compliance from the Nigerian government, paired with growing foreign…

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Meet Dr Emmanuel Owobu: Co-founder of MobiCure

June 2, 2015 - 9:22 am in Entrepreneurship, Interviews, Startups

  I recently ran into one of TechCamp West Africa that represented Nigeria and we got talking on how he as medial doctor found his way into the world of technology. Q1: Tell me a bit about your background I am Emmanuel Owobu, a medical doctor, social…

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Jumia and Tech Bloggers Survey and Meetup Session in Lagos

When it comes to mobile phones and technology, where better to turn to for insights than to the opinions and unparalleled intellect of those always willing to share knowledge; The Tech Bloggers. Nigerian Bloggers Present Blogger attendees included Abiodun…

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DeliveryScience Startup Raising $500k to Unlock Value in Logistics Business

September 14, 2014 - 9:08 am in Business & Money, Interviews, Startups, Technology

Logistics business in over 160 million people country like Nigeria had been clouded with many uncertain variables and this make decision making slower and most times loss in revenue, along this huge enterprise challenge.  Recently, I spoke with Lanre Oyedotun,…

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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…

Ndidi Okonkwo Nwuneli founder of LEAP Africa

These Ladies Share One Lesson They Wish Had Learnt Before Starting Business

July 7, 2014 - 8:47 am in Gadgets & Mobile, Interviews, tech360 TV

We set out on a journey to document valuable lessons these female entrepreneur have learnt in business. Some learnt in the gnarly world of hard knocks some were advice.  On Tech360ng series on One Lesson I Wish I Know Before Starting Business. Please find…

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[Updated] Ugandan BrainShare wants to be the Hub for Quality Education Resources in Africa

June 30, 2014 - 10:11 am in Education, Interviews, Technology

Having identified that access to quality educational materials is a challenge in the Sub-Saharan Africa, BrainShare is looking forward to bridging this gap by being a hub for educational resources. Other challenge identified that gave birth to BrainShare is…

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Millbug Vuya Tablets, The New Solar-Powered Devices for Africans

June 24, 2014 - 8:25 am in Gadgets & Mobile, Interviews, Technology

One of the major challenges facing the continent of Africa is power, and with that in mind the guys at the South African based Millbug Technology came up with solar-powered tablets - the Millbug Vuya Tablets. According to the co-founder of Millbug, Sabelo…