Tizeti, under the NCC’s supervision, is currently testing a next-gen technology that could deliver over 30 times the average Internet speeds in Nigeria. @techpointdotng’s @eruskkii walks us through this exciting development
Uk-based Pan-African fintech startup, @pawapay has announced raising $9 million in seed financing. The platform is looking to expand across Africa and strengthen team talent.
While many Africans who struggle with maths and math concepts, also known as dyscalculia, are unaware of their condition, others don’t know how to navigate it. Here are 5 tech tools that can help them succeed.
Today on #TechpointDigest @BoluAbiodun1 discusses @tizeti’s superfast Internet @MultiChoiceGRP’s ₦900b appeal deposit and MaxAB’s funding and @WaystoCap acquisition.
Following one of the largest Series A in the MENA region, Egyptian B2B eCommerce platform, MaxAB, has announced an additional $15m funding and the acquisition of Moroccan eCommerce startup, @WaystoCap.
This year’s edition of #SMEClinic was a beautiful mix of thoroughly insightful sessions and relevant tools for businesses in today’s digital world. Below is a roundup of the event.
Ethiopia takes on Facebook, Facebook Marketplace expansion, EcoCash users to pay more, Chari.ma acquires Karny.ma
Today on #TechpointDigest, @nwokomachigo discusses Ethiopia’s plan to replace Facebook, Facebook Marketplace’s expansion, more charges for @EcoCashZW users, and Karny.ma’s acquisition.
Today on #TechpointDigest, @jermah4 and @OnomeOneyibo discuss Finder™’s crypto report, @PlentywakaNG’s seed raise, @OPay_NG’s unicorn status
A month after completing the @techstars Toronto Accelerator program, @PlentywakaNG announces a $1.2 million seed raise. The company has also acquired Stabus Ghana (@Plentywakagh) to scale its operations in Africa.
Today on #TechpointDigest, @latoria_ria discusses #WorldPhotographyDay, the leaked @NITDANigeria bill and #CashBackApp’s $475k pre-seed round.
Over the last few days, the Nigerian tech space has been all abuzz over a leaked @NITDANigeria bill. Are the provisions actually new or is the Agency looking for ways to implement what already exists? Let’s find out.
From selfies to birthday photoshoots and even baby pictures, photos preserve memories and tell amazing stories. To celebrate #WorldPhotographyDay 2021, we tell some stories about the ancient Yoruba city of Ilé-Ifè with pictures. Check it out. #WorldPhotographyDay2021.
Today on #TechpointAfrica, @BoluAbiodun1 discusses hardware creation in Nigeria more company levies, and @SokoLoan’s privacy infringement.
From the 26th to the 28th of August, @CIC_Makerspace will host a hardware convention in Aba, Abia State, Nigeria. The event will include panel sessions and a tour of tech and engineering hubs in the city.
Security interests over Intellectual Property Assets — A review of the Secured Transactions in Movable Assets Act 2017
“Security interests over Intellectual Property Assets — A review of the Secured Transactions in Movable Assets Act 2017” by Mosun Oke, Managing Partner, @TopeAdebayoLLP (Techpoint Publishing Partner)
Today on #TechpointDigest, @nwokomachigo discusses @waleabba’s tech journey, the leaked NITDA bill, and @pngmemobile’s Series A.
Nigeria’s Central Bank reportedly freezes accounts of Chaka, Bamboo; what happens to your investments?
Citing alleged illegal forex market dealings and cryptocurrency trading, Nigeria’s Central Bank has reportedly frozen the accounts of Nigerian investment-tech companies, Chaka, Bamboo, Risevest, and Trove. What happens to investor funds? The startups?
San Francisco-based Pan-African financial data startup, Pngme, has closed a $15m Series A to increase its customer base and expand its technical team.
Thirty-five-year-old @waleabba has worn many hats, with his time at @InterswitchGRP being a major milestone in his journey. While there, he designed @Quickteller and built banking apps for Nigerian banks. Here’s his story.
Today on #TechpointDigest, @jermah4 discusses application closure for @Techpointdotng #SMEClinic Grant, @Facebook’s subsea cable in Nigeria, and Gamr’s seed round.