Nigeria: Touching Story Behind the Ikorodu Dancers Rihanna Made Famous

History has been kind to young Nigerian kids who broke the internet with a dance video. A few young Nigerian dancers have found their way into the heart of international musician, Rihanna. The dancers from Ikorodu first broke the internet with a dance video of them dancing to “Nowo” by DJ Spinall and Wizkid. Rihanna… Read more Nigeria: Touching Story Behind the Ikorodu Dancers Rihanna Made Famous

.ng registration grows to 106,736 in three months – Punch Newspapers

Ife Ogunfuwa The registration of Nigerian domain name, .ng country code top-level domain, grew by five per cent to reach 106,736 from December 2017 to February 2018. An analysis of data from the Nigeria Internet Registration Association showed that the number of .ng domain increased by 1,401 between December and January 2018 and by 3,640… Read more .ng registration grows to 106,736 in three months – Punch Newspapers

Safeonline launches seamless payment platform for merchants — Technology — The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria and World News

To boost accountability that eCommerce merchants are struggling with in Nigeria, Safeonliine has launched a payment model that will cumulatively change the supply chain within the fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) industry, and save eCommerce in the country. Speaking about the innovation, Head of Product, Safeonline fintech, Abraham Ezeadiebuo, said the initial goal was to… Read more Safeonline launches seamless payment platform for merchants — Technology — The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria and World News

Online platform debuts to promote ecommerce — Technology — The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria and World News

e-Commerce The growing e-commerce space in Nigeria has added another indigenous platform following the launch of Brandocks, an online space that allows individuals purchase branded shirts and other apparels. Brandocks launched its online platform recently in Lagos, to embrace ICT solutions in a bid to support its growth initiative, and tap into the country’s booming… Read more Online platform debuts to promote ecommerce — Technology — The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria and World News

Internet registrar decries low dotNG domain name registration

The Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NiRA) has registered only about 100,000 .ng domain names since its inception in 2007. The President of NiRA, Mr Sunday Afolayan, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos  that Nigeria had yet to be where it should, in terms of .ng domain name. NAN reports that the .ng domain name… Read more Internet registrar decries low dotNG domain name registration

Makeigo.com debuts in Nigeria – The Nation Nigeria

In its bid to phase out the current stressful experience of going to parks ahead for bus transport booking when travelling inter-state within Nigeria, Derive Efficiency Ltd, (DEL), in partnership with discerning corporate transporters and other key stakeholders are set to officially launch an online booking and payment product for all bus travels, Makeigo.com. Makeigo.com… Read more Makeigo.com debuts in Nigeria – The Nation Nigeria

Nigeria’s start-up system: Challenges, opportunities

The Nigerian start-up ecosystem has seen tremendous growth with the emergence of business incubators and technology hubs. DANIEL ESSIET looks at its “achievements and challenges. Technically-grounded entrepreneurs are transforming lives. Whether in the fields of e-commerce, virtual reality, or fintech, tech-entrepreneurs have disrupted the way Nigerians communicate, make purchases,… Source link

Nigeria becoming Africa’s biggest Free TV Platform – Lai Mohammed

Osogbo – The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, says with Digital Switch Over (DSO), Nigeria has taken bold step to build Africa’s biggest and most lucrative Free To Air Television platform. Lai Mohammed The minister said this on Friday in Osogbo at the launch of DSO for Osun. He said with over… Read more Nigeria becoming Africa’s biggest Free TV Platform – Lai Mohammed

E-commerce logistics startup Deliveryman launches in Nigeria

Nigerian startup Deliveryman has launched its e-commerce logistics solution, aimed at providing seamless, fast and secure last mile delivery. Launched this month, Deliveryman.ng hopes ease the difficulties businesses and individuals face in sending items within Lagos and all over Nigeria. “We are a value-driven, ultra fast and same day delivery organisation that is… Source link

This Nigerian Startup Is Allowing Creatives Independently Publish And Distribute Their Work

The Nigerian publishing industry has a lot of challenges, top of which is the fact that traditional publishers in Nigeria tend not to treat writers with respect and dignity; and a general unwillingness to publish new, upcoming writers and artists in general. Many Nigerians have turned to self publishing or digital publishing in a bid to… Read more This Nigerian Startup Is Allowing Creatives Independently Publish And Distribute Their Work