Author: Anibe Idajili

Facts about Bitcoin: The pros and cons

Did you know that bitcoin appreciated from four cents in 2010 to over $1,000 in 2017 and was the best performing currency in 2016? Monumental, right? Well, in January 2017, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) warned Nigerians against the use of virtual currencies, including bitcoin, ripples, and litecoin. The apex bank said anyone trading in Read More

15 things you need to know about Bitcoin before buying!

Did you know that bitcoin appreciated from four cents in 2010 to over $1,000 (one thousand dollars) in 2017 and was the best performing currency in 2016? Monumental, right? Well, in January 2017, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) warned Nigerians against the use of virtual currencies, including bitcoin, ripples, and litecoin. The apex bank said Read More

5 free digital marketing tools for your startup

As a budding Nigerian entrepreneur, you’d agree that every single kobo is important. Fortunately, there are lots of free digital marketing tools that can help you manage your business. Below are five of them:   1. MailChimp – Email marketing MailChimp is a genius free email marketing tool and one of the easiest for entrepreneurial Read More

Nigeria’s startup scene is buzzing with these 5 tech startups

The internet has gone beyond being a tool to stay in touch. The disruptive business ideas it provides, are now geared to solving simple problems that the average Nigerian faces. These 5 Nigerian tech startups made our list as a result of the unique problems they are solving.   1. EduRecords     EduRecords is Read More

Nigeria’s startup scene is buzzing with these 6 tech startups

The internet has gone beyond being a tool to stay in touch. The disruptive business ideas it provides, are now geared to solving simple problems that the average Nigerian faces. These 6 Nigerian tech startups made our list as a result of the unique problems they are solving.   1. EduRecords     EduRecords is Read More

Want a game-changing resume? 3 online tools to your rescue

The unemployed in Nigeria really do have it tough –with so much competition for the few job available, the need to stand out has never been more necessary. Thanks to the digital world, job seekers’ quest for a good career is now being simplified with the abundance of digital resume and portfolio platforms. If you’re Read More

Kiakia launches alternative virtual lending platform for SMEs

http://eepurl.com/1MXSP KiaKia is a licensed, entirely-online, direct and P2P lender that uses technology to provide direct personal loans at flexible rates, and also match borrowers with individual or corporate lenders at mutually-agreed rates. They offer loans from N10,000 and N200,000 for a minimum duration of 7 days and a maximum of 30 days. Responsible borrowers Read More

6 reasons why your startup may be losing customers

Most startups begin with promising prospects by offering seemingly amazing solutions to customers’ needs. So, how come some of these startups lose the connection with the end user for whom they provide these solutions? Here are some reasons:   1. Engaging poorly trained staff Imagine that you walk into a store wanting to purchase some Read More

6 reasons why Twitter should be your startup’s marketing choice

If you run a startup and aren’t using Twitter, we have to ask, why not? It seems that just about everyone else on the planet with access to the web or a cell phone is. In Nigeria, Twitter has become a hub for where business transactions take place, hot topics are discussed, it’s where you’ll you’ll Read More

The new mobile app that guarantees help anytime you are in trouble

http://eepurl.com/1MXSP With the technology, it’s become possible to do anything and solve any problem. And people are not resting on their oars when it comes to creating tech solutions that’ll make life a lot. A new mobile app that will help in tackling the wave of crime in Nigeria has been released. Say hello to Read More

These 5 Nigerian EdTech startups are taking education beyond classrooms0

EdTech has massively transformed education around the world in the last five years, and it is impressive that Nigeria is catching on. Meet the Nigerian startups that are re-imagining education in the light of today’s technological innovations.     1. Tuteria Tuteria is an online marketplace connecting users with qualified tutors within their neighbourhood, to master the Read More

5 free alternatives to Microsoft Word

Microsoft Office is not particularly bad, but many people believe that its new 365 is unnecessarily complicated, with all the online integration and all. So, if you were wondering about good alternatives to Microsoft Word, we’ve got some for you.   1. Google Drive If you’re looking for feature sets that are similar to the Read More

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