Safi.ng is Providing On-demand Laundry Services Across Lagos, Nigeria

In a city like Lagos, the week days are always extra busy for many Lagosians. They spend their mornings in traffic, afternoons/evenings at work, and most part of the evenings back in traffic. When the weekend arrives, there’s so much to do at home, and any Lagosian would gladly embrace an opportunity to give out… Read more Safi.ng is Providing On-demand Laundry Services Across Lagos, Nigeria

Tricycle, Mini Vehicle App for Launch in Lagos

Lagos State transportation system is set to witness another revolution as an IT firm, Matatu has concluded plans to launched a Tricycle and Mini Vehicle mobile application across the state. The App called ‘Matatu’ is designed specifically to enable passengers book tricycle, popularly known as ‘Maruwa’ and mini vehicles from the convenience of their mobile… Read more Tricycle, Mini Vehicle App for Launch in Lagos

How to Check a Laptop Battery’s Health by Viewing Battery Cycles

You’ve probably worried about the batteries in your mobile devices at some point. Whether a laptop, tablet, or phone, you have to consider that these batteries become less efficient and might need replacing over time. That’s why both Windows and macOS provide a way for you to check how many times the battery has cycled.… Read more How to Check a Laptop Battery’s Health by Viewing Battery Cycles

Nigeria’s Biggest Hacker Convention coming soon

NaijaSecCon ’17 – Nigeria’s first-of-its-kind cyber-security conference, is exclusively focused on technical content and delivered by ethical hackers and security experts that will leave you shocked and enlightened. The session will unveil the latest cyber attacks, techniques and tactics used by today’s hackers and demonstrate ways to protect your networks and critical data. Whether you’re… Read more Nigeria’s Biggest Hacker Convention coming soon

Is China deliberately flooding Lagos markets with fake products?

There is a joke about a Nigerian lady married to a Chinese guy against her relations’ wish. The couple’s first child died at infancy and her relations were expectedly heartbroken and at the same time suspecting a foul play. Her older sister cried a bucket at the couple’s home and kept shouting “I know, I… Read more Is China deliberately flooding Lagos markets with fake products?

UniIlorin partners U.S. company to build $1.5 billion solar energy plant – VC

The University of Ilorin is partnering with a U.S company to build a 500 megawatts solar energy plant as part of efforts to tackle the challenge of power supply in Nigeria. “The 500 megawatts is too much for the university alone to utilise; in fact, we in the university require just a maximum of four… Read more UniIlorin partners U.S. company to build $1.5 billion solar energy plant – VC

Edusko is Helping Parents Access Good and Affordable Schools for their Children

Edusko was founded by a team of 4 young education marketing professionals and programmers, with Jide Ayegbusi and Deji Ajala as co-founders, and they believe that the services provided on Edusko also have an indirect impact on the nation’s GDP. The logic is that since quality education could easily be found on their platform, Nigerian… Read more Edusko is Helping Parents Access Good and Affordable Schools for their Children

This Startup is Helping Lagosians in Nigeria to Pay Their House Rents

In Lagos especially, more than half of the population stay in rented apartments, and property owners are getting creative, providing different options that suits individual/family needs. From flats of 2-4 bedrooms, to one-room apartments; where they share bathrooms and kitchen with other house occupants and the ones that are termed self-contain; where the renters have… Read more This Startup is Helping Lagosians in Nigeria to Pay Their House Rents

How to Buy Bitcoins in Africa

With bitcoin gaining popularity, value and legitimacy around the world, many believe it could change the game in Africa. Two thirds of the population remain ‘unbanked’ and many more are interested in trading speculatively in bitcoin. Regardless of why you have an interest in the cryptocurrency, first you’ll need to get your hands on some.… Read more How to Buy Bitcoins in Africa