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The Best Integrated Campaign Tool To Win Elections In Nigeria

Milonics Citizen is an integrated data platform that sources and tracks voters for a political campaign in Nigeria. It provides a web app interface that is hardware agnostic which enables it to run in any mobile device or computer. From ...

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50% Of The World Will Be Online By 2017

Over 50% of the global population will have Internet access within three years’ time, with mobile broadband over smartphones and tablets now the fastest growing technology in human history, according to the 2014 edition of the State of Broadband report.   Released today in ...

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Orange Launches Start-up Accelerator Programme in Ivory Coast

With “Orange Fab Ivory Coast”, Orange’s network of start-up accelerators is now present on four continents.  The programme, which is a pillar of the Group's open innovation approach, reflects the determination of Orange to support the new digital players and help ...

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Convertible Notes 101: An Introduction

Convertible Notes 101: An Introduction [i] Author: Brian Laung Aoaeh   We started discussing term sheets sometime ago. If you missed those discussions you should consider reading the previous posts titled “The Anatomy of A Term Sheet” before you read this one.   Today we ...

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Starting Business in Nigeria: Challenges and Way Out

Top Reasons Why It Is Difficult to Start a Business in Nigeria andthe Way Out Starting up a business in Nigeria can be very tough if the accurate strides and knowledge about the business is picked up before starting or investing ...

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Centum Investment has invested $2 million into African Capital Alliance (ACA), a Nigerian private equity fund recently signed recapitalization agreement with Union Bank . The investment is in line with Centum’s push for geographical expansion. African Capital Alliance (ACA) has a $350 million fund invested in different economic sectors covering western Africa region.   The following are some recent investments by ACA The Capital Alliance Property Investment Company (CAPIC) has committed US$12 million to the […]

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We reported that ADPlacers is running a promotion few days ago. Now, the winners have emerged.   AdPlacers.com gives out a $200 Ad token to 5 SMEs in Nigeria and Ghana every quarter. It is our way of showing some support to small businesses. The Ad Token is redeemable as ad buy on Facebook, Twitter and AdPlacers Local Publisher sites. We will offer tips on useful ways to get the most bang out of the […]


While Apple is the current leader in smartphone shipments with its iPhone products, a host of new low-end smartphones are becoming a possible solution to address the challenges many competitors are facing, according to a global research firm, IHS iSuppli.   Applying the “be where your competitor is not” principle with Apple not yet focusing on the low-end smartphone market, low-cost phones for budget-conscious as well as entry level consumers with streamlined functionality emphasizing some […]


Bharti Airtel, a leading global telecommunications company with operations in 19 countries across Asia and Africa, today said that it has been awarded a license by the Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Agency to operate 2G and 3G GSM mobile services in Rwanda. With this license, the Company’s footprint across the African continent will expand to 17 countries. Rwanda is amongst the fastest growing telecom markets in Africa. According to the National Statistics Institute of Rwanda, the […]


Previous Close: 4,842 Today’s Open:  4.846 One day percentage change: +0.08% TBIA live plots: Click here For full explanation of TBIA, please click here   Tekedia Broad Industrial Average (TBIA) is a stock market index created by Tekedia Intelligence, a division of Fasmicro. It is an index that shows how twenty large, publicly owned companies, based in Nigerian Stock Exchange, have traded during a standard trading session in the stock market. 4,846


Submit your best Series 40 Java or web apps in Nokia‘s ‘Create for Millions’ contest to win your share of cash and prizes, worth 1 million euros. And stand a chance to represent West African developers in Nokia World in London!   Reflecting Nokia’s stated strategy to deliver mobile phones and services for the next billion, there will also be a tremendous need to offer outstanding apps for use on those devices. This includes apps […]


The 2011 Awards Are Now Open! EDUCATING AFRICA Pan-African Awards for Entrepreneurship in Education is a competition initiated by Teach A Man To Fish and generously sponsored by our partner organization Educating Africa . It continues to reward organizations in Africa that use innovative and entrepreneurial techniques to fill gaps in educational services across the continent. The competition is open to all organizations based in Africa working in education, from primary through to tertiary, as […]

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