Tag: mobile

Africa:Customers Are Demanding Mobile Always

[CAJ News] FOR many of us, reaching for our mobile phones is the first thing we do when we are bored, curious or looking for something new, when we’re commuting to work, showing friends what we did last weekend or the new pair of sunglasses we really want to buy. When it comes to getting Read More

Recharge card vendors, cab operators groan as mobile apps take over

The unceasing foray of mobile applications into the business terrain in Nigeria is giving owners of some small scale business a tough time, writes TOFARATI IGE Within five minutes, Adejoke Badru hissed more than 15 times. Her business has been experiencing a lull for some time. It was past 3pm and she hadn’t even made Read More

The new mobile app that guarantees help anytime you are in trouble

http://eepurl.com/1MXSP With the technology, it’s become possible to do anything and solve any problem. And people are not resting on their oars when it comes to creating tech solutions that’ll make life a lot. A new mobile app that will help in tackling the wave of crime in Nigeria has been released. Say hello to Read More

NCC, CBN sign MOU on mobile money operations

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) have signed a memorandum of understanding with respect to mobile money. Executive Vice Chairman of the Commission Dambatta disclosed this while meeting with the United Nations Special Advocate on financial inclusion Queen Maxima of the Netherlands. He said the agreement would enabled… Read full story Read More

CBN moves to secure USSD mobile transaction platform — Daily Times Nigeria

Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has come up with an exposure draft to secure the Unstructured Supplementary Service Data (USSD) code for mobile transactions, which is becoming increasingly more popular among banks in Nigeria.Laja Shorunke, Group Head, IT& E-banking control at United Bank for Africa, disclosed this when he spoke at the Hackcess cyber security Read More

Checkout These Five Ways To Maximize Your Mobile Data Usage

  Detailed analysis of mobile data usage suggests that connectivity rates remain comparatively pricey in Nigeria. Mobile Internet use has been on the rise and has been predicted to account for 26 per cent of global media consumption in 2019, according to a report by Zenith’s Media Consumption Forecasts 2017. According to the Research and Read More

Tecno Mobile Unveils the Phantom 8 in Lagos (Will Sell For N128,000).

TECNO Mobile, Africa’s leading mobile phone maker, today unveiled its latest device, the PHANTOM 8 at Four Points by Sheraton, Victoria Island, Lagos in the presence of several notable dignitaries, key opinion leaders and stakeholders in the mobile technology industry. The Mobile tech giant has also partnered with SLOT Systems to deliver extra value to Read More

Mobile operators from across Africa among potential 9mobile bidders

MTN, Bharti Airtel and Ntel are among 16 firms that formally submitted interest in buying Nigeria’s 9mobile, formerly Etisalat Nigeria. As previously reported Etisalat ran into trouble with the Nigerian banks having taken loans of $1.2 billion for network upgrade and expansion. Etisalat Nigeria subsequently re-branded to become 9Mobile after the withdrawal of Abu-Dhabi-based, Etisalat… Read full story Read More

African e-health startups multiply but only 44% are mobile based

The number of African e-health startups is accelerating continent-wide, but contrary to popular assumptions the majority of these ventures do not leverage mobile phones. According to the High Tech Health: Exploring the African E-health Startup Ecosystem Report 2017, released by Disrupt Africa, 115 e-health startups are currently operating in 20 countries across Africa. The number Read More

Infinix Hot 5 audio boost makes it a true Mobile Cinema

Infinix recently launched the new Infinix Hot 5, a device tagged as ‘My mobile cinema’, because of the claim to features that support an immersive multimedia experience. The Infinix Hot 5 enhances multimedia demands of users, from large screen size to an optimized audio quality for immersive video or music experience. Right from the point Read More

Bukkipa is a simple book-keeping mobile app for Nigeria

It is okay to raise money, sell and make money, save, as well as invest, but without a simple way to keep your books in order, you may not go far. Someone has come up with a simple book-keeping mobile app designed for individuals and small businesses in Nigeria. The bubbling West African nation of Read More

Nigeria to Increase Mobile Broadband Subscriptions to 50 Percent By 2020

Nigeria says it is committed to increasing the current coverage of the active mobile broadband subscription per 100 from 20.95 per cent to 50 per cent by 2020. Mr Bolaji Akinremi, Minister Plenipotentiary, Permanent Mission of Nigeria to the UN, stated this while delivering Nigeria’s statement on ‘Information and Communications Technologies for Development’ at the Read More

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