Facebook is watching user’s activities on its platforms: Here’s how to end it

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Recently the News about how Facebook is watching user’s activities on its platforms broke out on the internet again. You know that awkward moment when you discovered you are been watched or followed especially by a total stranger? Oh, what movie comes to mind o….? Or imagine you’re inside the big brother house, with cameras … Read more

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What do you Know about Zinox technologies, Tablet and Laptops

Zinox Technologies is a growing Tech company in Nigeria. They are proud to be the first internationally certified branded computer OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) in West Africa. Zinox Technologies is the first OEM in West Africa to receive the WHQL (Windows Hardware Quality Labs) certification and the first computer hardware manufacturing and ICT Integration Company … Read more

RiseVest Investment partners with ARM Trustees Limited

Risevest investment, a fintech company has partnered with ARM Trustees Limited for insurance purposes. Several startups have reared their heads in the fintech sector around the world of prominence among these fintech startups is RiseVest investment. Read about The Best Fintech Companies in Nigeria to use Risevest is a fintech startup that deals with providing … Read more

Meme-based Crypto Dogecoin is here: Here’s the latest and the Facts, if you want to buy?

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Dogecoin emerged in 2013 as a project that was nothing but an absolute joke. It was created by two software engineers Jackson Palmer and Billy Markus to ridicule the new growth of altcoins by making the doge internet meme into a cryptocurrency. The fast-rising crypto is now being used as a tipping system on certain … Read more

How Nigerian’s Tope Awotona raises $350m to expand Calendly

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Calendly, an Atlanta-based cloud scheduling platform founded by a Nigerian born entrepreneur Tope Awotona has raised a $350 million investment, which now values the company at more than $3 billion, according to a Jan. 26 announcement. Talking about the fund round, Boston-based expansion-stage firm OpenView Venture Partners, Iconiq Capital, and existing investor, led the fund … Read more

The death of David Ntekim-Rex, a proof of a failed state, a big loss to the tech industry

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Different reactions have been poured out on various social media platforms since the unfortunate news of the death of David Ntekim-Rex, a 22-year-old tech entrepreneur who was robbed and shot dead by robbers at the Jibowu axis of Yaba area in Lagos Nigeria. David was one of the two Nigerians that won at the annual … Read more

B2C: What you should know about Business to consumers model

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Should my company sell to consumers directly? That’s a crucial question that all company owners and entrepreneurs should ask themselves to make the best decisions possible for their companies. We’ll walk you through all you need to know about Business to consumers, including the advantages and disadvantages, as well as how it works. What is … Read more

Arewa Femtech Fest in support with Startup Arewa partners with Techibytes and other media to hold Northern Nigeria Women virtual Hackathon

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Arewa Femtech Fest 2021 with support from Startup Arewa partners with tech media to hold the virtual hackathon for the northern women. Arewa Femtech Fest 2021 is a virtual event for financial services organized for women entrepreneurs in Northern Nigeria. This Virtual event is open to any individual who has ideas capable of changing the … Read more

How Shodipo Ayomide Became A Senior Developer For Stack Overflow- A Global Tech Platform

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The Story of Shodipo Ayomide, a Nigerian Software Developer, Developer’s Advocate is now all over Twitter in these last few days. How Shodipo Ayomide’s Tech Journey began In the words of Usain Bolt, “believe in yourself and that anything is possible” This is the story of a young Software Engineer all the way from Agege … Read more

Nigerian API Fintech Startup, OnePipe, raises 950k dollars in pre-seed investments

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Lagos based Nigerian bank API start-up OnePipe has successfully raised $950k in pre-seed funding, According to the startup’s founder and CEO, Ope Adeoye, the round was led by the team at US seed-stage accelerator, Techstars, and African impact-focused VC fund, Atlantica Ventures. Several institutional investors like Future Perfect Ventures, Raba Capital, P1 Ventures, Ingressive Capital, … Read more

12 ways you need to know on How to make money in tech aside having a full-time Job

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Everyone most likely wants to learn how to make money either to assist their full-time job, side hustle, or focus on it as their major way to earn a living. In our society today lots of youths and able-bodied men are on the lookout for White-collar jobs that pay well most especially in the Tech … Read more

Oluaka institute of technology commences Admission process

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Oluaka institute of technology has begun its admission process for students interested in computer hardware engineering, Computer software engineering as well as networking and system security. Oluaka institute of technology is an institute based on equipping graduates with necessary skills which include technical knowledge and skills that are peculiar to the field of technology as … Read more

Nigeria Tech startups that have raised pre-seed funding in 2020

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Pre-seed funding is an early stage of financing for startups and businesses in order to help the m develop and achieve its set goals. Most individual entrepreneur or startup provide the first funding before friends, family and well wishers. However some Nigerian tech startups has turned to raising pre-seed funding as a means of moving … Read more

Exit strategy and What startups, entrepreneurs need to know about it

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An exit strategy is a contingency plan that is executed by an investor, trader, venture capitalist, or business owner to liquidate a position in a financial asset or dispose of tangible business assets once predetermined criteria for either has been met or exceeded. Investopedia In the world of business startups and entrepreneurs are faced with different … Read more

TEDx IKenegbu Event makes a Comeback

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After the delay and postponement of the TEDxIkenegbu due to the Covid-19 pandemic following the government directives on State Lockdown, they are all set for the TEDx Ikenegbu 2020. TEDx IKenegbu is an annual program that is organized by Martin Uwakwe and Co-organized by Excel Ajah with the aim of bringing people together as well … Read more

Techpoint publisher, Adewale Yusuf steps down to launch TalentQL in Ile-Ife.

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Techpoint’s publisher Adewale Yusuf has revealed that he will be stepping down as the publisher of Techpoint media to launch a Talent Quiet location (TalentQL) in order to employ, develop and manage distant talent for global companies. He stated that he is always reminded of the importance and value of tech Talent in Nigeria and … Read more

Know The Top 20 Reasons Why Startups Fail

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In the past few years, Nigeria has experienced 61% of the startup’s failure in the business sector, so we make findings to know the reasons why most startups fail. Most startups in Nigeria barely makes it to the next stage of business before going down the drain. Yes, there are great untapped business markets in … Read more

Blue Tech Empire a growing startup in Nigeria

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Blue Tech Empire is a growing tech startup in Nigeria that is focused on training and equipping young people around the world, particularly in Africa, with the essential coding skills required to face the challenges of a Digital World. They believe that African youth will be left behind if they are not carried along in … Read more

Paystack partners with Google to help over 500,000 SMEs in Africa

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Paystack recently announced its partnership with Google in helping over 500,000 SME businesses in Africa which specifically include Nigeria, Kenya, and South Africa. Paystack a Nigerian payment platform that recently got acquired by an American Payment Company, Stripe revealed their partnership with Google through a post on their Twitter handle as of 3:30 p.m. October … Read more

Bitcoin in Nigeria becoming a great currency adoption

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Recently the adoption of bitcoin in Nigeria, Africa and the rest of the world have become so significant, and have been adopted by organizations, nations as means of payment. About 15% talk or trade bitcoin in Nigeria. The importance and significance of crypto currencies cannot be over emphasized with various crypto currency emerging by the … Read more

Moving Abroad, the dream of most developers in Nigeria.

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The hostility of the Nigerian economy has sent most developers in Nigeria out to other countries. According to the United Nations world population prospects, 0.295 per 1000 population with 2.640% growth migrated in 2020 making Nigeria rank 12th in the world migration chart. Developers in Nigeria and other Tech talents in Nigeria Tech industry are … Read more

#EndSARS: 5 Apps To Help You Stay Connected During an Internet Shutdown

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It’s no news that the EndSARS protest has garnered a lot of attention. What started as a peaceful protest has abruptly become a threat to human lives and properties. The continuation of the Endsars protest despite the announced dissolution of the Special Anti- Robbery Squad (SARS) and the failure of every government efforts to quell … Read more

Stripe Acquires Paystack a Fintech Startup in Nigeria with Over $200m

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Stripe acquired Paystack, a Fintech Startup in Nigeria, Africa which offers a payment integration services both online and offline. Paystack have been saviour for most Small businesses in Nigeria and the Whole of Africa. Paystack through its API have been the backbone for most online businesses in Nigeria, it has about 60,000 customers in Africa, … Read more

Fintech Startup, Flutterwave Nigeria denied being banned by CBN

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Flutterwave Nigeria made a public announcement on the 14th of October, 2020 that they were not banned by the Central Bank of Nigerian. Few days after the End Sars Protest in Lagos Nigeria became a mass protest, on of the Nigeria promising fintech startup, Flutterwave Nigeria lend their voice to the protest and opened a … Read more

End SARS: Nigeria Tech Companies Fights Back Against End SARS protest

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The Tech Companies in Nigeria have lent their voices to the end Sars #EndSarsBrutality #EndSarsNow in Nigeria. Many Tech operatives have used this opportunity to voice their opinion and their bitter incident of how they have been oppressed by the Nigerian Special anti-robbery squad (SARS) who have mistaken them for “Yahoo” operatives. Nigerian entrepreneur, software … Read more

Ugandan Bike Hailing Startup, Safeboda Striving in Ibadan Nigerian

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Safeboda a Ugandan bike hailing Startup in Ibadan, Nigeria making success in Ibadan On Tuesday, January 27, 2020, the Lagos state government announced a restriction and ban on okada, tricycles, and, by extension, bike hailing services forcing various bike or motorcycling hailing companies to move completely to other parts of the country like Oyo (Ibadan), Ondo (Akure), Ogun … Read more

One of the Best Top Tech Companies Coming to Nigeria, What Does This Mean

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Recently one of the world’s top tech companies Facebook, announced launching its Facebook Nigeria office coming 2021, which will definitely be the second Facebook Africa office after its first at Johannesburg, South Africa in 2015. It is no doubt that there is a huge number of tech talents in Nigeria, Africa. In the past years, … Read more

Best Way You Can Benefit From Devaluation of Naira in Nigeria

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Devaluation of Naira currency in Nigeria has been the new phase for quite some time now, so we source for an opinionated way out for individuals. Most Nations in Africa like Nigeria, Zimbabwe, South Africa have been experiencing devaluation of the currency which also spiked up as the world pandemic struck, making several markets unstable … Read more

How to Hire a Software Developer

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How to hire a software developer has been a rough process for most industries. The Stress of this processes often make most companies outsource their software positions to professional recruiting companies to help them on the processes. Every startup owner or a software development firm know the importance and the competition involved in hiring a … Read more

$140 million designated to public primary schools in Kenya on internet access

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Kenya’s Information and Communication Technology ministry has joined forces with the United Nation Children’s Fund(UNICEF) to grant over 1000 public primary schools Internet access in the country. The Government has put forth $140 million to achieve their goal. The funds will be used to build adequate computer laboratories, lay fiber optic cables, buy educational tablets … Read more

How Humanity Inc. Plans To Help Humans In Aging Process.

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Many humans are used to apps now that records what’s known as our “digital biomarkers”. These biomarkers include our weight, height, steps taken and our heart rate. Some Startups have also appeared to keep note of our “medical biomarkers” like human cholesterol levels. But not many are willing to combine both “digital and medical biomarkers” … Read more

Rain has launched the first commercial standalone 5G network in Africa

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Rain, South African data only provider has launched the first commercial standalone 5G network in Africa. The South African data-only provider achieved this feat in partnership with Huawei a Chinese vendor. The standalone 5G network will enable digital transformation in the country. The CMO of rain, Khaya Dlanga said, Standalone 5G will further improve 5G network performance … Read more

Jega appointed as international partner to the World Business Angels Investment Forum

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Muhammed Ibrahim Jega is a Nigerian serial entrepreneur and technology startup founder. Jega founded the technology and innovation hub StartUp Arewa, a platform designed to build a Sustainable Northern Tech Ecosystem and unlocking the potentials of the Region in 2016. A graduate of Business Administration from Ahmadu Bello University, Post-Graduate in Computer Science and a … Read more

Oluaka institute an empowerment technology institution

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Oluaka Institute a technology Institution in the South-East of Nigeria, Owerri. One of the biggest technological hub and institution in Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria. The Oluaka Institute is a social enterprise established in 2017 to contribute in bridging the gap in practical training, business incubation, and acceleration in the fields of technological innovation and business … Read more

Tatcoin a new tradable token in the cryptocurrency market

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Abitnetwork, a blockchain creative solutions brand in Africa just launched a new utility token called TATCOIN. Tatcoin is a tradable token in the cryptocurrency market that would be used as the official transactional currency of the ABiTnetwork.It is also a cryptocurrency that is designed to create value across various sectors. Originating from the heart of … Read more

Tizeti Ceo Kendall Ananyi reinstated as CEO

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An independent special investigation committee created by Tizeti has ruled that it could not establish a case of sexual harassment against Tizeti CE0, Kendall Ananyi. On June 2, 2020, Ghana-based tech entrepreneur, Kelechi Udoagwu, accused Ananyi of sexually harassing her while she was a full-time communications director at M.E.S.T (Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology). “When … Read more

MFS Africa acquires Beyonic,a digital payments Management

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MFS Africa is a leading Pan-African Fintech company, operating the largest digital payments hub on the continent. It is Connected to over 200 million mobile wallets in Sub-Saharan Africa. MFS Africa announced that it has acquired Beyonic, a digital payments management provider of business services for SMEs, Fintech and social impact entities across Africa.It is … Read more

What to know about developing a Bitcoin wallet Application

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Cryptocurrency trading in recent years has become a trend, a lot of individuals also have started a Bitcoin wallet platform and more want to know how to get started. So we have made a little research on what you need to know before you engage in creating a cryptocurrency wallet, in this case, the world’s … Read more

Hubryde: Revolutionizing Africa public transportation system

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Hubryde is a transportation technology company assured to revolutionize public transportation systems and operations in Africa, though one city at a time. A transportation-technology company that employs the use of innovative technology to move people from the point of desire to the point of fulfilling a need.Hubryde began operation in January 2020 with Ikorodu to … Read more

Google Publishers to be Paid for their News Content

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Google publisher will now be paid, Google announced to pay news publishers directly to license their new contents, in a change of tack for the internet. Google said it would pay media partners in three countries and cover the costs of pay-walled news sites to give users free access to a dedicated news app. Google … Read more

Paystack one of the payment gateways in Nigeria, launch an e-commerce platform

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Paystack one of the big payment gateways startups in Nigeria now launch its new e-commerce platform. Paystack Commerce is offering a social commerce product to help them receive payments. Paystack is one of the best payment gateways in Nigeria being used by a lot of individuals and startups in Africa for their payment businesses. On … Read more

Founder of YandyTech, Making a difference in NorthWest Nigeria Tech Ecosystem

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It’s No doubt that there are amazing individuals doing amazing things in the tech ecosystem of Nigeria, most especially in the North, North-West of Nigeria. Mohammed Bayero Yayandi is one of those great individuals driving a tech big force in Kaduna, he is a Techie, Tech Community Builder, Activist, Volunteer, and Founder of YandyTech a community … Read more

Andela company is going fully remote, selling their assets off

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 Andela Company going fully remote after laying off 10% of its staff over COVID-19 uncertainties which happen to be the third round of layoffs in the last 9months at the company. Andela an American software talent company with operational campuses in Africa including Nigeria is reportedly closing off its offices in Africa and also selling off … Read more

Sendcash making half a billion transactions few months after launch

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SendCash a digital Platform Built by Mother Company Buycoin, which serves in sending and receiving money in Nigeria using Bitcoin is already making half a Billion Naira transactions after a few months of Launching. After a few months of launch, SendCash a digital platform by Buycoin which allows you to send or receive money to … Read more

Apple introduced new features in iOS 14

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Apple software company introduces the next software updates for the Apple iPhone, the iPad, the Mac computing devices as well as the Apple Watch. It was duly announced at the Apple Worldwide Developer Conference or WWDC 2020 a few hours ago.There are some new features which were announced by the developers some of which will be listed here. … Read more

NCC intiate strategic plan for Nigeria digital economy

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The Nigerian communication commission(NCC) is ready to reveal a five-year tactical management plan. This will serve as a guide for the implementation of its digital economy agenda. This could help in the development of Nigeria digital economy from how is it today. An announcement issued by the Director of Public Affairs, Dr Henry Nkemadu on … Read more