Category: Technology

Firm Announces Mobile App for African Authors, Writers

Reading subscription service firm, Bambooks has introduced a mobile application that allows users to read an unlimited numbers of books on its platform. The app comes in...

First Bank, Clickatell Drive Financial Inclusion in Nigeria using WhatsApp

Clickatell  promotes Financial Inclusion in Nigeria by enabling FirstBank to launch Chat Banking on WhatsApp, unlocking the opportunity for millions of new consumers to...

Truecaller Battles Fake News with New Chat Feature

Truecaller has launched its instant messaging (IM) platform called Truecaller Chat aimed to make communication safer to prevent fake news from circulating. The IM...

Siyavula, 9mobile Launch ‘Aspire Maths’ as Cyber Threats to Mobile Devices in Nigeria Rise, Hit 35%

•BY AMAKA CHIDUBEM• Siyavula, online education platform, is set to delight young scholars in mathematics with the launch of a new e-learning service called Aspire...

Expert Seeks Effective Implementation of ICT Policies

Chief Executive Officer of e.Stream Networks, a licensed broadband provider, Mr Muyiwa Ogungboye, has called for effective implementation of Information and...

Samsung Set to Unveil A Foldable Smartphone This Year

Samsung will unveil details of a foldable smartphone later this year, the CEO of its mobile division told CNBC, amid rumors that such a device was in the works. DJ Koh...

Africa’s Fortunes Will Shape the World, Says Osinbajo at Google for Nigeria Event

•Global Tech firm announces free internet access following Silicon Valley visit •Democratisation of technology is quantum leap for Africa’s development• “This...

Chief Executives of Amazon, Viacom, Wonderhood to Headline IBC2018,Event

IBC2018, the world’s most influential media, entertainment and technology show, has announces three new Keynote speakers from globally renowned media and...

Online Media Practitioners Inaugurate Oyo Chapter

BY AYODELE ABERE in Ado Ekiti• The Association of Online Media Practitioners of Nigeria, OMPAN, on Thursday inaugurated its Oyo State chapter. The event took place in...

Lagos, Usmanu Dan Fodio Varsities to begin post-graduate in ICT law- NITDA

National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has announced  that it is partnering with University of Lagos and Usmanu Dan Fodio University, Sokoto to...