Techpoint Build is West Africa’s largest technology conference connecting key players in the African startup community. With the 2021 edition themed “The next frontier” just 67 days away, here are seven things to expect.
October 22 is International Stuttering Awareness Day. Themed “Speak the change you wish to see” this year, we consider the causes and effects of stuttering and tech interventions while peeking into the minds of two stutterers
OAU, CU produced the highest number of ‘millionaire’ West African startup founders in the last decade
The last 10 years saw 51 West African tech startups each raise at least $1m. A study reveals that majority of these startups’ founders are alumni of Obafemi Awolowo University and Covenant University.
At Techpoint Build 2020, Joel Kachi Benson, producer and director of the award-winning VR documentary, Daughters of Chibok, spoke about VR as a tool for telling African stories. Here’s what he had to say.
Discussions on social media platforms about the quality of Internet service in different locations around the country are commonplace. This piece explores one of the reasons for the poor quality experienced by many users.
Innovation in the game of football has seen the welcome introduction of goal-line technology and the VAR to eliminate errors. How effectively are they doing this?
With the MultiChoice Group set to begin streaming Netflix and Amazon Prime content, what becomes of its plans to make DStv Now a standalone streaming service?
With the lockdown-induced need for remote work and online learning, the use of smart devices has increased within families. We explore the possible impacts of device use on family cohesion and bonding.
CBN’s guidelines for financial institutions require lenders to present loan insurance to borrowers. This means borrowers out of employment due to the pandemic can claim personal insurance, if they know about it.
With lay-offs, half-pay, and unpaid leave adopted by employers in Lagos state during the lockdown, job security is under threat. We look at what this means to lenders and borrowers with regard to personal loans.