This week on Techpoint: Mother tongues and native things

January 20, 2018 · 1 min read

“If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart.” – Nelson Mandela.

This week on Techpoint

This passionate mathematician teaches underprivileged kids maths in Igbo and Nigerian Pidgin.

Students of Priqeen school, Port Harcourt

Where you might least expect it, there is a growing interest in STEM disciplines among kids that is bound to restore your hope in the future.

Femi Oyedipe is on a mission to make Nigerian chocolate just as iconic as its cocoa.


Aba: The long, painful journey to restoring an entrepreneurial city to its former glory.


  • InterContinental Hotels Group exits Nigeria. Link.
  • 3 Kenyan telcos fined over $2.9m. Link.
  • Itanna looks to help African startups raise as much as $5m without going to Silicon Valley. Link.
Múyìwá Mátùlúkò

Múyìwá Mátùlúkò


I bully myself because I make me do what I put my mind to. Find me on Twitter @MuyoSan.

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