Otigba: The experiment that grew into a tech market

Otigba has been a powerfully disruptive phenomenon. The market forces in there helped to democratise the sales of technology products in Nigeria. They discovered the power of media advertising early and took the competition from the streets of Ikeja to the newspapers. Listing prices of computer products in the Nigerian dailies had a profound effect… Read more Otigba: The experiment that grew into a tech market

Africa finally has a domain name (.africa) and you can soon purchase one

The aim for .africa is to “foster relationship within the continent and portray Africa as an internet community”. Africans will be able to connect better with the world, by businesses being able to create their website. This achievement was not attained without its fair share of legal battles. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and… Read more Africa finally has a domain name (.africa) and you can soon purchase one

NiRA takes down DomainKing website over customers’ complaints

Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NiRA), managers of .ng, the country’s code Top Level Domain (ccTLD), has taken down the website of India-based .ng ccTLD Accredited Registrar, DomainKing over customers’ complaints. DomainKing customers had contacted NiRA via emails and phone calls to complain about the company’s failure to render them services even after they’ve made the… Read more NiRA takes down DomainKing website over customers’ complaints

Cardless Cash Withdrawal Service introduced for Nigerian’s

A new financial service has been introduced in BBM for Nigerians. This service which is also known as Paycode, enables cardless cash withdrawals at ATMs as well as cardless/cashless payments in participating in real-world stores. Paycode is a service from Interswitch Ltd which has made all this possible. Nigerians can find Paycode on their Discover… Read more Cardless Cash Withdrawal Service introduced for Nigerian’s