The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation has commenced comprehensive community integration and stakeholders’ engagement to sensitize dwellers of Iwure, Ojor and Osomba/Akin communities of Cross River State.
Union Bank has announced the launch of the We Lead Mentorship Project an 8-month youth mentorship program, in Igbodo, Delta State.
Biometrics platform SmilePass have partnered with Kwara State in Nigeria to launch a Universal Health Insurance Program that will bring primary medical care to the rural state’s 3 million citizens at the flash of a face.
All financial institutions operating in the country have been mandated by the Central Bank of Nigeria to furnish it with their daily transaction data through the Nigeria Inter-Bank Settlement System.
Total Nigeria has partnered with Ecobank to improve the m-payment solutions offered to customers across Nigeria.
There is no shortage of opinions with regards to what needs to be done to improve economies of Africa. Experts from diverse fields advocate for different solutions, some tailored to fit their field interests, others seeming to stem from a place of general betterment.
National Solar Power Authority, NASPA, a pioneer startup in solar installations, is running an ambitious model of allowing customers access and pay electricity through recharge cards as is the case with mobile phone vouchers.
This week has shown interesting developments in a wide range of sectors in Nigeria - Hospitality, Real Estate, Agribusiness, Banking, Automotive, Oil and Gas and as always, ICT remains a busy sector.
Growsel is a Nigeria based Agritech startup that is working with farmers to simplify activities from farm to folk using ICT.
Cloud computing has made a positive impact on development targets in Africa. The Cloud enables Africans to access storage capacity they would otherwise be unable to afford for free with services such as Google drive or Dropbox.