From NFTs to DeFi and DAO, blockchain is doing more than fostering crypto transactions. @BlockchainNG has launched its DAO, an organisation that exists as a computer code on a blockchain network. But how secure is it?
Today on #TechpointDigest, @BoluAbiodun1 discusses Techpoint Africa’s free premium reports, startup funding 101, @inecnigeria and electronic elections, and electricity tariffs in Nigeria.
To celebrate this year’s #InternationalDayOfTheGirlChild, we tell the stories of four remarkable women fearlessly taking on Africa’s tech ecosystem and carving their names in history.
Today on #TechpointDigest @BoluAbiodun1 discusses an eNaira dilemma, @Google’s $1b investment and @ChariMaroc’s $5m seed.
The Nigerian federal government is expected to launch the eNaira over a private blockchain. How much control will the CBN have over your eNaira wallet, and how transparent will this setup be?
Nigeria’s anticipated #eNaira launch has been postponed. Its website, which went live a few days ago is also down. This is coming after the apex bank received a lawsuit for using the name, eNaira. Connection?
Ndubuisi Ekekwe on Africa’s startup future, tech solutions for dysgraphia, and Andela’s $200m Series E
Today on #TechpointDigest @BoluAbiodun1 discusses @ndekekwe’s take on investing, tech solutions for dysgraphia, and @Andela’s $200m Series E.
While #Bitcoin transactions are too slow to facilitate daily transactions, Twitter’s new tipping feature could be popularising a solution — Lightning Network — that makes daily spending with #Bitcoin feasible.
Today on #TechpointDigest, @BoluAbiodun1 discusses @CDCgroup’s $50.9m, @ZOLAElectric’s digital energy, and @theflutterwave’s partnership with @9PSB_ng
By 2025, Africa will be more populated than China; however, 600 million people do not have access to electricity. @ZOLAElectric wants to use its smart battery tech to close the gap in Africa’s electricity infrastructure.