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Nigerian fintech firm, Lidya, has launched SME lending platforms in Poland and the Czech Republic

Nigerian fintech firm, Lidya, has launched SME lending platforms in Poland and the Czech Republic

Lidya plans to disburse €1 billion ($1.1 billion) loan to SMEs in both countries over the next five years.Tomasz Sekalski, the former CEO of Idea Mone ...

Here’s the full specification of the “Made in Africa” smartphone, Mara Z

Mara Group in Rwanda on Monday, October 7, 2019, launched two smartphones describing them as the first “Made in Africa” models. ...

War on the private sector: Lagos Police seize 30+ bikes from Ride-hailing companies ORide, Max NG, others

Around 7am on the morning of October 11th, 2019, Police in Lagos, Nigeria, stopped several ride-hailing bikes from completing their routes and confisc ...

Uber launches UberBoat service in Lagos from Falomo to Ikorodu, will test for two weeks only between October 11th and 25th

Ride-hailing company Uber launches pilot boat service in LagosThe boat service is in collaboration with Lagos State Waterways Authority and Texas Conn ...

Ghanaian CEO, Samalia Zubairu appointed as vice chairman of the board of Norwegian Aker Energy

The President and Chief Executive Officer of Africa Finance Corporation (AFC), Mr Samalia Zubairu has been appointed by Aker Energy as the new vice-ch ...
World Mental Health Day 2019: 5 mental health apps that serve as your friend

World Mental Health Day 2019: 5 mental health apps that serve as your friend

According to WHO, every 40 seconds, someone loses their life to suicide.Business Insider SSA looks at five apps you can use to check your mental healt ...
Meet the Mara, the first smartphone made in Rwanda and the only one in the whole of Africa

Meet the Mara, the first smartphone made in Rwanda and the only one in the whole of Africa

The launch of the Mara Phones production plant at the Kigali Special Economic Zone in Gasabo District is part of the broader Made in Rwanda initiative ...

Made in Africa smartphones launched in Rwanda, here’s how much they cost

Mara Group in Rwanda has launched two smartphones describing them as the first “Made in Africa” models. ...

Ghana loses $77million to cyber crime in 2019

The National Cyber Security Adviser, Dr Albert Antwi-Bosiako, has revealed that the country has lost some $77million to cyber crime cautioned in the y ...
Twitter’s CEO Jack Dorsey announces plans to visit Nigeria and 3 other African nations in November

Twitter’s CEO Jack Dorsey announces plans to visit Nigeria and 3 other African nations in November

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey to meet with African entrepreneurs during his visit to the continent.He will visit Ethiopia, Ghana, Nigeria, and South Africa ...
We spoke to Jaguar Land Rover and they set the record straight on the new Land Rover Defender ‘soft’ looks compared to the old defender boxy look

We spoke to Jaguar Land Rover and they set the record straight on the new Land Rover Defender ‘soft’ looks compared to the old defender boxy look

The new Land Rover Defender and the old original defender are like night and day in terms of looks.The original defender looked sturdy with its boxy l ...
Who is behind MintReach in Nigeria, one of the firms that Facebook removed for peddling fake news?

Who is behind MintReach in Nigeria, one of the firms that Facebook removed for peddling fake news?

Facebook has removed multiple Pages, Groups, and accounts belonging to a Nigerian firm and others for peddling fake news.Checks by Business Insider SS ...

Facebook and Teleperformance open centre in Lagos to support businesses across Sub-Saharan Africa with digital marketing skills

Small and Midsize businesses across Sub-Saharan Africa will now get help on how to build businesses on social media with Small Business Group Operatio ...
Here are the top 3 things Nigerians look out for when buying a phone, according to research by RED | For Africa

Here are the top 3 things Nigerians look out for when buying a phone, according to research by RED | For Africa

RED Africa has released its first research note on “Tech Marketing: Hashtags, Influencers, and Trending Topics, The Trifecta of Marketing Tech to a Di ...

This 31-year-old Ghanaian CEO is using science to change lives in Toronto

Her tutors and counsellors told her to study cosmetology instead of science.However, she did not give up on her quest to study science.Eugenia Duodu i ...