Tag: Tech

SponsorMay 22, 2018

Facebook partners with CcHub, launches NG_Hub in Lagos – its first hub space in Africa

As part of its commitment and ongoing investment in Africa, Facebook Tuesday unveiled NG_Hub in Lagos, Nigeria – its first ...

Edwin OkoloMay 15, 2018

To solve a problem like Nigeria you need an Andela

“Is anyone comfortable enough to articulate what they know Andela to be?” This is the first question Mohini Ufeli, Communications ...

ToluNovember 3, 2017

BDSpark empowers you with computer coding scholarship courtesy Univelcity

Univelcity – a training institute set up to help young Africans accelerate their careers in technology through well-developed industry ready ...

RoqeebahOctober 17, 2017

Freetel ICE 2 Review: Google’s new N13,000 Smartphone made for Nigerians

Google’s CEO Sundar Pichai and other executives of the company visitLagos for the Google for Nigeria event in July. At ...

ItunuoluwaJune 20, 2017

Zuckerberg snubs White House invite to meet with President Trump and other tech CEOs

President Trump is asking the CEOs of the world’s largest tech companies for help in modernizing the American government system. ...

Op-ed EditorJune 15, 2017

Victor Asemota: Welcome to the age of ZERO excuses

by Victor Asemota AI is coming I was listening to Eric Schmidt the Chairman of Alphabet (Google’s parent company) on ...

Rachel OgbuMay 28, 2017

Nigerian British cyber security expert, Tom Ilube named Most Influential Black Briton

by Rachel Ogbu// Nigerian- British cyber security expert, philanthropist and educator Tom Ilube, has received the 2017 Beacon Award for ...

Op-ed EditorMay 27, 2017

Opinion: Building tech for Africa by Africans in diaspora? Here’s how not to fail

by Ade Olabode Have you heard the story of the overseas returnee? Yes, I’m talking about the one we’ve both ...

Op-ed EditorMarch 2, 2017

The Thread: There is no excuse for making people work for free

Binju (@UPNEPA) is not taking it lightly with Nigerian CEOs who are making a case for unpaid internships, and refusinv ...

Op-ed EditorDecember 7, 2016

Celestine Omin: We all don’t know what we are doing

by Celestine Omin From the outside, it always looks like people have it all figured out and they are just ...

ToluNovember 25, 2016

Gionee S6: A new way to selfie

When the perfect comes, the good has to give way. The Gionee S6s is an ingenious craft of perfection. It ...

Op-ed EditorNovember 19, 2016

Opinion: Dear Joe, you want to hire a developer? Know this first

by Seye Kuyinu Dear Joe, I hear you need an app for your startup or a new website for your ...

ToluNovember 11, 2016

#Impact365: ALL54 is working on providing the cheapest IT talent for local businesses

by Chukwukere Okpani   The tech industry in Nigeria is getting more attention and there are certainly, loads of untapped ...

ToluNovember 4, 2016

CyberXchange Conference 2016: Cyber Security experts emphasize need to protect communication infrastructures

In a bid to further the global drive for improved cyber security,CyberXchange Conference, West Africa’s premier information security conference held ...

ToluOctober 14, 2016

Everything about the Gionee S6S is beautiful

Over the years, fashion magazines and models have made us all believe that beautiful photographs are exclusive to a select ...

ToluSeptember 23, 2016

If you’ve got the Gionee F103 Pro, then flaunt it

They say everyone is looking for the phone that makes them complete. Till they find it, their search is endless. ...

Mazi EmekaSeptember 22, 2016

The Big 5: These are the stories you should be monitoring today

These are the top five stories to monitor today 1. Army to use drones during Edo guber election The Nigerian ...

ToluSeptember 8, 2016

iPhone 7 at $800 better find my dad | Here are 7 funny reactions to Apple’s newest product

Apple released the latest version of its iPhone series on Wednesday. The iPhone 7 was officially revealed much to the ...

ToluAugust 31, 2016

Nigerian netizens welcome Zuckerberg in their own special way

by Ezinne Ajoku Mark Zuckerberg’s momentous visit to Nigeria has not gone unnoticed. How could it? From the way he ...

RoqeebahAugust 30, 2016

Robots, space, virtual reality: All the ‘crazy’ ways Mark Zuckerberg wants to change the world

by Tolu Omoyeni It is no longer news that Mark Zuckerberg is taking over the cyberspace and he’s not ready ...

Adebayo EmuleomoAugust 10, 2016

Opinion: A different perspective for building your Nigerian startup

by Ade Olabode I’ve always been fascinated by FourSquare. They’re like a Phoenix that keeps on rising from the ashes ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJuly 13, 2016

Nairabox unveils Yemi Alade, Geniuzz as new ambassadors (PHOTOS)

Nairabox, a dynamic and first of its kind social digital wallet on Tuesday, announced multiple award winning artiste and Effyzzie ...

Op-Ed EditorJune 21, 2016

Iyinoluwa Aboyeji: How Andela was founded

By Iyinoluwa Aboyeji Last week was a huge milestone for African startups. A company jointly founded in Nigeria and the U.S. ...

Op-Ed EditorJune 6, 2016

The Stuff : Killing goliaths, dumb politicians and Ali’s oversized life

The Nigerian government remained the heavyweight champion of the world this week, knocking out jobs, power and affordable fuel. Diesel ...

Mazi EmekaMay 13, 2016

Opinion: If you’re a start-up, here are 10 legal tips for you

It is no news, startups are springing up in Nigeria faster than we can say “Jack Robinson”. The entrepreneurial power, ...

Janeth JAugust 5, 2015

What’s #ILookLikeAnEngineer all about? See top tweets

My mum used to discuss career with me when I was growing up and she’d ask what I want to ...

July 31, 2014

Sanusi Ismaila says some Nigerian techies have a ‘Tony Stark Complex’ | Can you guess who and who?

by Sanusi Ismaila Regardless of how knowledgeable you are on a subject, or how dumb the idea they are trying ...

March 23, 2014

Check this out: 15 song lyrics you’ll understand only if you’re a millennial

by Todd Van Luling You probably shouldn’t do it like they do on the Discovery Channel. If you happen to ...

August 20, 2013

Start up seed capital: The early Nigerian stories

by Okechukwu Nnamdi My advice to Celestine and his team is to Bootstrap and find inexpensive ways of achieving progress. ...

May 11, 2013

Hello start-up, it’s time to collaborate (and yes, it’s a risk)

by Ajibola Aiyedogbon While taking collaboration risks however, it is important to shore up against potential future squabbles, be it ...

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