Wallet.ng: The Fintech Startup Building Mobile Payment Solutions for Nigerian Millennials

It was at an Omidyar-organised “Market Makers” event in Lagos that I’d first met Wallet.ng founder/CEO, John Oke. The event was fintech-focused and the room was filled with several interesting people including Paga CEO Tayo Oviosu, Flutterwave CEO Iyinoluwa Aboyeji, MEST Lagos GM Neku Atawodi-Edun, Microtration Founder Yele Bademosi and Lidya Co-founder Tunde… Read full… Read more Wallet.ng: The Fintech Startup Building Mobile Payment Solutions for Nigerian Millennials

A user review of Linda Ikeji TV app and mobile website: What is the video streaming service like?

Two years after the launch of her hybrid platform, Linda Ikeji Social, as well as her music service, Linda Ikeji Music, rockstar news and gossip blogger, Linda Ikeji, has launched a video streaming service, Linda Ikeji TV. Naturally, I took a look at the service. But first, let’s have a quick look at how the… Read more A user review of Linda Ikeji TV app and mobile website: What is the video streaming service like?

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

Nigerian scientist invents ‘mobile intercom’

[ad_1] A Nigerian scientist, Engr. Michael Friday, has come up with an invention aimed at relieving subscribers of telecommunications services of the need to buy recharge cards. Michael, who met the Director General, National Office for Technology Acquisition and Promotion (NOTAP), Engr. Danazumi Ibrahim, in Abuja, expressed readiness to patent his invention tagged, ‘Mobile Intercom.’… Read more Nigerian scientist invents ‘mobile intercom’