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Nigeria launches electronic portal to woo investors
24-05-2018 | 11:16:48
Nigeria has launched iGuide, an online investment portal, as it seeks to position itself as an investment hub to local and international investors.
Facebook partners with CcHub to launch NG_Hub in Lagos, its first hub space in Africa
24-05-2018 | 10:31:00
As part of its commitment and ongoing investment in Africa, Facebook today unveiled NG_Hub in Lagos, Nigeria - its first flagship community hub space in Africa, in partnership with CcHub.
Lidya raises $6.9 million in a Series A Round led by Omidyar Network
24-05-2018 | 09:43:42
Lidya, the digital financial services platform focused on improving access to credit for micro-, small-, and medium-sized enterprises in Africa has raised $6.9 million in a Series A investment round, one of the largest in Nigerian tech history.
Nigerian Banks must deploy technology to adapt to regulatory changes and risk management - SAS
15-05-2018 | 10:33:00
As one of the most regulated industries in the world, banks are under pressure to not only comply with constantly changing regulations but also to modernise their systems.
MTN Group adds 4.1m new subscribers in Q1
07-05-2018 | 13:04:51
MTN Group added 4.1 million new subscribers in the first quarter, ending March with a total of 221.3 million in 22 countries across Africa and the Middle East.
Nigeria bets on research and tech as it launches four year cancer control plan
24-04-2018 | 15:59:18
Nigeria has stepped up its fight against cancer with the launch of its National Cancer Control Plan 2018-2022. During the inaugural event, BIO Ventures for Global Health, BVGH, presented AAI and its alliance with the Nigerian government to address the rapidly rising burden of cancer in the country.
The Africa America Institute collaborates with Covenant University for the Jim Ovia Foundation Leaders Scholarship
24-04-2018 | 15:56:23
The Africa America Institute (AAI) just signed an MoU with Covenant University, making the institution the second university partner for the Jim Ovia Foundation Leaders Scholarship (JOFLS).
Agritech startup, Farmcrowdy, enables UK-based Nigerians to invest in poultry and local farms via mobile phones
24-04-2018 | 15:49:00
UK-based Nigerians are investing in Nigeria’s booming agricultural sector from the comfort of their homes, thanks to one and half year-old, VC-backed agritech platform, Farmcrowdy.
MainOne’s West Africa expansion gets boost with Cote d’Ivoire license
23-04-2018 | 13:16:43
As part of its West Africa expansion, connectivity and data centre solutions operator MainOne has secured a license to expand national and international connectivity services in Cote d’Ivoire.
Telecoms VAS market hits $200m in Nigeria
19-04-2018 | 14:09:47
The Value Added Services (VAS), segment of the telecom market in Nigeria has recorded the sum of $200 million revenue as at first quarter this year, Prof. Umar Danbatta, Executive Vice-Chairman of Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has said.