UBER’s headache in Lagos and how it can be managed

http://eepurl.com/1MXSP Uber; The online taxi hailing business in Nigeria has been successful but it has also been characterised by tussles with factors such as regulators, customers, the climate and other corollary challenges plaguing it.  Hitherto the most interesting stakeholder in all this has been the driver. When they got wind of the “Uber opportunity”, they… Read more UBER’s headache in Lagos and how it can be managed

Are women being marginalized in Nigeria’s tech ecosystem?

Sometime ago in Abeokuta, Ogun state of Nigeria, I had an encounter with Tola, a 15 year old girl. Tola shared how passionate she was about technology but had been sternly warned by her parents that women Engineers are not fashionable. Upon further enquiry, she confided in me that she thought it was true because there are… Read more Are women being marginalized in Nigeria’s tech ecosystem?