Tag: Tech

Ghanaian startup Truckrtech wins N1 million grand prize at TechCircle’s Pitch2Win competition, 2019

Truckrtech, an online marketplace for listing and booking third-party trucks, has won N1 million equity-free funding at the Pitch2Win 2019 edition. ...
“The talent in the community is world-class,” GitHub CEO Nat Friedman says about Nigerian developers in this exclusive interview with Business Insider

“The talent in the community is world-class,” GitHub CEO Nat Friedman says about Nigerian developers in this exclusive interview with Business Insider

Nigeria is one of the fastest growing developer communities on GitHub.GitHub CEO Nat Friedman visited Nigeria on a “fact-finding mission”. It was his ...
WhatsApp has found a new way to stop you from receiving unwanted broadcast messages

WhatsApp has found a new way to stop you from receiving unwanted broadcast messages

Users can now look forward to the days when they no longer have to deal with bulk and "non-personal" messages. ...

10 Nigerian startups to battle for N1 million in equity-free funding at the Pitch2Win finals

TechCircle and FreakOut Holdings announced a list of 10 startups to compete for N1 million in equity-free funding at the final of the Pitch2Win compet ...
This app wants to battle WhatsApp and Telegram by slashing data bills and allowing users to control their own data

This app wants to battle WhatsApp and Telegram by slashing data bills and allowing users to control their own data

Business Insider SSA talks to tech entrepreneur and CEO of EQUIIS Technologies, Derek Roga, about his company's expansion to Nigeria.Derek also shares ...
Human Rights Watch releases damning report on Nigeria’s election, makes revelations

Human Rights Watch releases damning report on Nigeria’s election, makes revelations

The Nigerian elections in 2019 that brought President Muhammadu Buhari back into office for a second term were marred by political violence, some of i ...
Buhari appoints five supreme court justices

Buhari appoints five supreme court justices

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed fives justices of the Supreme Court of Nigeria.Garba Shehu, presidential spokesman, disclosed this in a state ...
Lagos govt speaks on ‘resumption’ of monthly sanitation

Lagos govt speaks on ‘resumption’ of monthly sanitation

The Lagos State Government on Sunday debunked speculations on purported resumption of monthly sanitation in the state.The exercise, which used to hold ...
FG declares Wednesday as public holiday to mark Democracy Day

FG declares Wednesday as public holiday to mark Democracy Day

The Federal Government on Monday declared Wednesday, June 12, as a public holiday, to commemorate the nation’s National Democracy Day.The Permanent Se ...
Iheanacho’s exclusion didn’t come as a surprise

Iheanacho’s exclusion didn’t come as a surprise

Ex-international Edema Fuludu on Monday said that the exclusion of Super Eagles striker. Kelechi Iheanacho from the 23 man list by Coach Gernot Rohr d ...