Afringa to be the number one professional business network for Africa

After 8 years in management consulting, Victor Gerhard Thien has decided to start Afringa, an online platform with the goal of lay a stepping stone for a more integrated and united African business landscape. Like LinkedIn, Afringa aims to introduce a standardised and highly authentic online platform supporting individual African professionals, students and entrepreneurs as… Read more Afringa to be the number one professional business network for Africa

New crowdfunding website Naijafund launches to help Nigerians raise money online for anything

The crowdfunding website is a donation-based website that operates a keep all you raise model and prohibits offering of rewards or perks in return for donations. Donations to campaigns are remitted to the campaign creators’ bank accounts without any extra action required from them. It is free to register and create a campaign and campaigns… Read more New crowdfunding website Naijafund launches to help Nigerians raise money online for anything

Deliveryman.ng launches with plans for last mile delivery in Nigeria

Deliveryman.ng, an indigenous on-demand e-commerce logistics solution provider has launched in Nigeria to ensure clients get seamless, fast and secure last mile delivery in Nigeria. Pitching itself as an ultra fast and same day delivery organisation that is committed to meeting the last-mile delivery needs of online retail businesses, social media retailers and physical stores,… Read more Deliveryman.ng launches with plans for last mile delivery in Nigeria

Buy A Research Paper Online: Useful Web Surf Tips

Since the Internet, information became easily accessible. It became the leading source of information by students when they need help in writing their term papers. In fact, they can use custom research paper writing services for their research papers. Students can buy research paper online, one of the cheapest ways they can complete their research… Read more Buy A Research Paper Online: Useful Web Surf Tips

New cryptocurrency marketplace Coindirect launches in SA, Nigeria & Kenya

  Coindirect.com, a new marketplace allowing users to buy and sell cryptocurrencies online has launched in South Africa, Nigeria and Kenya in a move to make trade in digital currencies simple ahead of its global rollout in early 2018. Taking on popular Localbicoins, remitano, Belfrics, Coindirect.com supports one of the widest ranges of local-to-cryptocurrency transactions available,… Read more New cryptocurrency marketplace Coindirect launches in SA, Nigeria & Kenya

Truecaller Launches Truecaller Backup For Contacts, Call History & Block List

 Truecaller has launched Truecaller Backup for Android, a new feature which allows users to backup and restore their contacts, call history, block list and settings to Google Drive. The firm says the new feature will simplify a user’s transition to a new phone or SIM card by securely backing-up their contacts and settings, and stored on your… Read more Truecaller Launches Truecaller Backup For Contacts, Call History & Block List

Hotels.ng launches Hotel.africa & Fly.africa its international hotel & flight booking sites

  In 2013, there were only 300 Nigerian hotels listed online. Mark Essien, CEO of Hotels.ng, saw an opportunity in building an African focused OTA to give hotels in most obscure areas visibility and to help consumers find a place to stay in all the cities across Africa – no matter how small. By 2017,… Read more Hotels.ng launches Hotel.africa & Fly.africa its international hotel & flight booking sites

Opera launches Opera Today, its version of Google News powered by AI

Opera has announced today that the number of monthly active users (MAUs) of its newsreader service has exceeded 100 million as of November 2017. The firm also announced it has developed its own artificial intelligence (AI) engine to provide users with relevant content in a smart way. The AI system studies users’ news-reading behavior in… Read more Opera launches Opera Today, its version of Google News powered by AI

The Rise of Bitcoin in Africa  

  A brief introduction to Bitcoin Since Bitcoin was first created in 2009 by the pseudonymous Satoshi Nakamoto (now widely believed to be Australian entrepreneur Craig Wright) via a paper entitled “Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System”, the cryptocurrency has become an increasingly popular — and valuable — alternative to fiat currencies. Operating on a… Read more The Rise of Bitcoin in Africa