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FULL LIST: African YouTube Awards 2016

FULL LIST: African YouTube Awards 2016

Last night, Google announced the winners of the inaugural Sub-Saharan African YouTube Awards. Held in other regions since 2007, the YouTube Awards celebrate the talent and creativity of the YouTube community. According to the CEO of YouTube, Susan Wojcicki, “We’re incredibly proud at YouTube to provide a platform that shares Africa’s creativity with the rest […]

4 Challenges Hindering the Success of Women-owned Businesses

4 Challenges Hindering the Success of Women-owned Businesses

Entrepreneurship once considered a man’s domain in Nigeria, has since made way for women as economic opportunities have risen over the years for women who want to start and run enterprises. Unfortunately, while more women are becoming entrepreneurs, they seem not to be catching up with their male counterparts. Women-owned businesses still face a set […]

All You Need To Know About Google’s New Devices

All You Need To Know About Google’s New Devices

Details The blogosphere already knew majority of the details surrounding Google’s new devices but the yesterday, the devices launched, either confirming what we already knew or revealing new information. The Pixel and Pixel XL will be available from 20 October, with pre-orders starting in the UK, US, Australia, Canada and Germany on the Google Store […]

First Impressions: TECNO Phantom 6 Plus

First Impressions: TECNO Phantom 6 Plus

Some days ago, we broke the news of the TECNO Phantom 6 and 6+ and they have launched a few days later, in far away Dubai as TECNO looks to expand to other markets. Now we have a review unit. Below are our first impressions. TECNO is determined to feel and stay premium with respect […]

Nigeria’s 1Plify Qualifies For International Startup of the Year Finals

Nigeria’s 1Plify Qualifies For International Startup of the Year Finals

1Plify, Nigeria’s first central admissions portal, has qualified for the final stage of the TechCo International Startup of the Year competition. The portal which was launched in October 2014 is co-founded by Adetola Ibrahim, Oluwatobi Soyombo and Aderounmu Babafemi. In less than one year, it has grown to accommodate several universities in France, Cyprus, Vietnam, Nigeria, UK […]

Nigeria’s NIBSS Requires Bank Verification Number for Developer Hangout

Nigeria’s NIBSS Requires Bank Verification Number for Developer Hangout

The Nigeria Inter Bank Settlement System popularly known as NIBSS will be holding a Developer Hangout for application developers and business owners on the 18th of September in Lagos, Nigeria. NIBSS provides the infrastructure for automated processing, settlement of payments and fund transfer instructions between Banks, Discount Houses and Card Companies in Nigeria. It is equally […]