TEA Summit, Hult Prize and others

This week is loaded with events you don’t want to miss. We have curated a list of tech events that will interest you....

Ethereum Meetup Lagos by ConsenSys

ConsenSys, the leading Blockchain venture production studio behind Ethereum is organising the first of it’s kind Ethereum Blockchain meetup in Nigeria this week. Blockchain...

Decide if your employer will Make Jobberman’s 100 Best Companies List

In the previous edition of the Jobberman ‘Best 100 Companies to Work For in Nigeria,’ some companies fell off the list while new...

7 incredible ways to jump-start your tech startup

The proliferation of tech startups in Nigeria means one thing–running and sustaining a unique one would require some exceptional tactics. If your tech...

Kiakia — get real-time capital as a business owner or working class

It’s no longer news that many individuals and SMEs in Nigeria have limited access to finance, especially from commercial banks. Although this problem...

WorldRemit raises $40m and a TStv Christmas

Here are last weekend’s top headlines on startups, entrepreneurship, innovation and tech around Africa WorldRemit raises Series C. WorldRemit is an African-founded, London-based digital money...

GIST Tech-I Competition 2018 for Entrepreneurs (All-expenses-paid trip to Istanbul, Turkey)

The GIST Tech-I Competition is an annual competition for science and technology entrepreneurs from emerging economies worldwide. Aspiring innovators submit their ideas and...

Infinix 1212 Celebration – Get discounts plus free tickets to Davido’s 30 Billion Concert

Infinix mobility Nigeria is bringing customers the Biggest 1 day celebration this 2017 ‘The Infinix 1212 Celebration’The ‘Infinix 1212 celebration’ is a yearly event,...

Infinix 1212 Celebration – Get discounts plus free tickets to Davido’s 30 Billion Concert

Infinix mobility Nigeria is bringing customers the Biggest 1 day celebration this 2017 ‘The Infinix 1212 Celebration’The ‘Infinix 1212 celebration’ is a yearly event,...

This week on Techpoint: Software, made in Aba

This post is a delayed version of our weekly newsletter. If you would like to receive timely summaries like this every week in your email box,...

Uber Hosts Female driver-partners and female entrepreneurs in Lagos

As part of Uber’s global vision to economically empower 1 million women across the world by 2020, Uber hosted a selection of female...

Social Media Roundup: Death to SARS

For a while now, there has been stories here and there about the gross misconduct and cruelty carried out by the Nigeria Police’s...

InstallNG — get on-demand electrical services

Launched on November 1, 2017, InstallNG provides on-demand professional electricians, as well as electrical services to homes and companies. Services include installation of devices...

WorldRemit has now raised $220m

WorldRemit, a digital money transfer service, has announced it has raised $40 million Series C funding which it said would be spent to drive...

TEGCOIN REVIEWS: ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW

Tegcoin is one of the top cryptocurrencies available on the market at the time this review was published. Tegcoin is the most rewarding cryptocurrency...

Matattu debuts as “Uber for Keke (tricycles)” in Lagos

Beyond every other means of transportation, Keke NAPEPs (Kekes for short) —  the nickname for commercial tricycles in Nigeria — are becoming more...

Why Opera is introducing its OPay payment service in Kenya and not Nigeria

Opera is making an interesting move in Kenya, one that the company is yet to officially go public with – it is trying...

$60 million worth of Bitcoin has been stolen

There are plenty monies in the news this week; lost, gained, invested and being contested in court. Read on for more.  Bitconned On Wednesday according...

Can cryptocurrencies reduce global poverty?

This piece was written by Tricia MartinezBehavioral economics guru, Richard Thaler — this year’s Nobel Prize laureate in economics— has showcased that people are economically...

Davido’s IF and FALL emerge most watched music videos on YouTube in Nigeria

YouTube has released the 2017 edition of its Rewind lists. Released annually, Rewind lists are a dossier of moments that captured the attention...

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