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A lot is happening at Flutterwave right now

BIG news from Flutterwave. It is announcing that it has raised a series A “extension round” that brings its entire funding to date to...

No Electricity For Emergency Laparotomy; Solar Energy Is Helping A Nigerian...

Dr. Adeyemi owns and runs a hospital in Lagos Island, Nigeria. He used to work at the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Kwara, North...

Postpartum Haemorrhage: Africa Urgently Needs To Invest More In Healthcare Logistics

Mariam (not her real name) has always been an incredible older sister to her younger siblings. Since their mother passed away in a car...

Why Nigeria’s Tech Ecosystem Shouldn’t Be Built Exclusively With Foreign Capital

I was privileged last week to join the closing gong event at the Nigerian Stock Exchange yesterday and to give a speech addressing the stakeholders of...

Jobberman Unveils New Website & Improved Job Search Experience

Nigeria, Release Date: September 14, 2018. For immediate release   Jobberman Nigeria has upgraded its platform, in order to provide an easier and more effective job...

HydroPower Dominates Africa’s Renewables But Over 80% Of Its Potential Remains...

Gada, a rural community in Nassarawa, North Central Nigeria, was without power for about 12 years. This was despite the presence of the River...

How Blockchain Can Help Africa Build A Better Logistics Industry

My colleague, Osioke, went out for Sushi with his friend the other day. The serving looked amazing and he thought, “I could do this more...

Nigeria’s Regulatory Environment Appears To Favour Renewables But There Are Major...

In 2015, Nigeria developed a National Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Policy (NREEP) document with the purpose of increasing the composition of clean energy...

Advancements In Road Building Technology May Be The Intervention Nigeria’s Roads...

In another life, Kola (not his real name) would have been a mechanical engineer. For now, he’s a supervisor with the Nigerian Federal Road...

Trackers, Guts And Money: Inside The Life Of A Nigerian Car...

It’s a dark, moonless night on the sandy stretch of land in the Benin republic end of the Nigeria-Benin border at Seme, Badagry. The...

Airtel Offers ‘Double Data’ on Infinix, TECNO & itel Smartphones

Airtel Nigeria has announced a strategic partnership with Original Equipment Manufacturers, Infinix, TECNO and itel smartphones brand that will enable telecoms consumers to enjoy...

Nigerian Banks Eager To Fund The Renewable Energy Sector Face Some...

While prices of solar equipment are falling, the sector still remains a capital intensive one. This is mostly so for mini-grid and large scale...

Impact Hub Lagos, Infinix Mobility Limited, partner with AskIfa.ng on the...

                  It is rather strange to find a technology-based website devote its time to the development of raw talents in the most unconventional form...

Superhero Multitasker & Data Geek: A Profile Of Bayo Adekanmbi, Founder,...

The first time I met Bayo Adekanmbi was at the launch of Nigeria’s first data science and AI-focused hub, the Data Science Nigeria AI...

Opera Mini and Worldreader celebrate more than 4 million hours of...

Nigeria, South Africa and Ivory Coast are the countries with the highest mobile and online reading populations in 2018  Oslo, Norway 05 of September 2018...

More Off-Grid Solar Start-ups Should Begin Targeting Urban Consumers Too

A large number of off-grid solar startups operating in Africa target consumers in the rural communities and understandably so. More than 80% of those...

Logistics Is Hard in Nigeria And Tech-Enabled Interstate Logistics Is Non-Existent

There is no tech-based/enabled solution for interstate deliveries in Nigeria. There are loads of transportation and logistics companies – leveraging tech, raising funding and...

Logistics Is Hard in Nigeria And Tech-Enabled Interstate Logistics Is Non-Existent

There is no tech-based/enabled solution for interstate deliveries in Nigeria. There are loads of transportation and logistics companies – leveraging tech, raising funding and...

Best 20 Education Websites/Blogs In Nigeria (2018)

There are millions of education websites that emerges everyday in Nigeria. Some of which are for the purpose of cashing in on student's ignorance,...