Why you no longer hear about Nigeria’s fast rising tech-talent accelerator, Switch

For a while now, there’s been speculation mounting around the possible non-operation of one of Nigeria’s fast rising tech-talent accelerators, Switch. Launched around November 2016, Switch is barely up to a year old, so the slight thought of its possible exit from the market shouldn’t be up for discussion. But surprisingly, even though there is… Read more Why you no longer hear about Nigeria’s fast rising tech-talent accelerator, Switch

Nigeria: Experts Finger Insiders in Telcos for Rising SIM Swap Fraud

By Ken Nwogbo Cyber security experts have berated telecommunications operators over the prevalence of SIM swap fraud in the country, arguing that such fraud could be possible with an insider in the network operator of the subscriber that is targeted. SIM swapping is a sophisticated form of fraud and falls under social engineering. Fraudsters will… Read more Nigeria: Experts Finger Insiders in Telcos for Rising SIM Swap Fraud

Modern tech, rising middle class drive cinema revival in Nigeria, Africa

[ad_1] Like the plot in an old-fashioned movie, cinemas in Africa are making a third-reel comeback after years of worrying decline. Willis Ikedum and Godwin Dixon, cinematographer for “Mummy Dearest.” In many countries south of the Sahara, digital technology, strong investment and modern theatres are bringing about a major revival of movie-going, ending years of… Read more Modern tech, rising middle class drive cinema revival in Nigeria, Africa