The future of hardware technology in Nigeria

Local content; how to encourage production and patronage of local content is probably one of the most talked about subject in Nigeria’s Information Communication Technology (ICT) sector. Several seminars, conferences and ICT events have been held in the past few years, where industry stakeholders continue to clamor for the immediate implementation of Nigeria’s local content… Read more The future of hardware technology in Nigeria

Nigeria: Doctors Launch APP to Reduce Patient-Waiting Time in Nigerian Hospitals

By Cletus Ukpong A group of medical doctors has launched a mobile app aimed at reducing patient-waiting time in Nigerian hospitals. Patients in public hospitals in the country spend an average of two hours before they are attended to by a doctor, according to a report. The app, known as KompleteCare, can be accessed at… Read more Nigeria: Doctors Launch APP to Reduce Patient-Waiting Time in Nigerian Hospitals

Matel-Tech Systems Unveiled In Lagos – Independent Newspapers Limited

Independent Newspapers Limited Matel-Tech Systems Unveiled In LagosIndependent Newspapers LimitedMatel-Tech’s ability to change to latest technology and adapt will bring a lasting development to the economy of Nigeria. “Matel-Tech’s dream is to be in the forefront of new technology developments in the world. Matel-Tech Systems was founded by a … Source link

Nigerian startups keep failing without funds unlike Silicon Valley — Quartz

A young consumer internet founder blocked me recently. What’s your #1 piece of advice for startups in Nigeria? Without missing a beat it was simple. Just F*%king Survive. That’s it. Impossible for me to go deeper than that in my brief encounters. But whatever you are doing. Just f*%king survive. – Jason Njoku, founder of… Read more Nigerian startups keep failing without funds unlike Silicon Valley — Quartz

Opera to acquire controlling stake in Nigerian mobile money platform, PayCom

The company behind the popular Opera browser, Opera Software is about closing an acquisition deal for Telnet Nigeria Limited’s mobile money platform — Paycom. It was reported that Opera Software is set to acquire a controlling stake in Paycom with the intention that OPay — Opera’s mobile payment platform — will have footprints in the… Read more Opera to acquire controlling stake in Nigerian mobile money platform, PayCom

Why brick-and-mortar stores will remain a key channel for eCommerce in Nigeria

Prior to the Yudala-Konga marriage that followed the acquisition of the latter by Zinox Group, Yudala maintained the highest number of brick-and-mortar stores in the nation’s eCommerce industry. These physical stores would definitely end up being of great advantage to the new Konga brand. Zinox Group initially maintained that both companies would not be merged… Read more Why brick-and-mortar stores will remain a key channel for eCommerce in Nigeria