If you happened to be around Sabo, Yaba today, you couldn’t have missed. Right in the heart of Nigeria’s widely-acclaimed tech hub and strategically situated at one of the exits to the Sabo roundabout, is a new building spotting familiar, and arguably iconic, branding.
Ladies and gentlemen, ‘Yabacon Valley‘ is now home to SLOT, easily Nigeria’s biggest mobile devices and accessories retail store.
Founded by Nnamdi Ezeigbo in 1998, way before the advent of the GSM revolution kicked off, when it was just an outlet in Computer Village, SLOT has grown to become a household name for mobile devices in Nigeria, with over 50 outlets around the country.
Nigerian startups raised $17.6m in Q1 2019, 8.5% higher than they did in Q1 2018. Find out more in the latest quarterly edition of the Nigerian Startup Funding Report here.