Konga.com Launches New Website Design, More Features Added

Nigeria’s leading e-commerce platform Konga.com is now having a new look!! The new design is mostly visual. The designers have found a way to cram the site’s biggest categories onto the homepage and are hoping a combination of iconograpy and vibrant product banners will help users zero in on the products they are looking for.… Read More »

Opera Mini To Become Default Browser On Nokia Phones

Opera’s “Mini” browser will soon become the default web browser for Microsoft’s existing feature phones and Asha phones portfolio, says the mobile web browser. According to the license issued, the agreement applies to mobile phones based on the Series 30+, Series 40 and Asha software platforms. Nokia’s own Xpress browser offered data compression services similar… Read More »

TRUPPR Helps You Connect With Fitness Teammates Globally

Truppr, a Nigerian start-up founded by CcHUB CEO and Co-founder, ‘Bosun Tijani, has been launched to achieve an attractive lifestyle for a vibrant community of physical activity enthusiasts. Truppr is a social tool that connects people, irrespective of their lifestyle and shape, with physical activities and teammates in cities across the world. It is available… Read More »

Shopp!ng – An Online E-Commerce Business Dying Off

Shopp!ng is an online shopping platform like Jumia and Konga. The start-up launched its online business back in January 2013, showing a lot of prospects to compete with other e-commerce start-ups. The platform has hoped to make it easy for customers to find and buy a vast and growing range of hard-to-find and competitively priced… Read More »

Etisalat Plans $300M Network Upgrade, After Few Months Of Downgrade

The fourth largest mobile operator in Nigeria, Etisalat will be spending $300 million to expand and upgrade its network this year. The telecom company has posted a 15-percent growth in user-base to 19.5 million subscribers from 15.3 million last year. The telecom’s boss Matthew Willsher said the focus of the company’s network expansion will be… Read More »

Zimbabwe Could Be A Cashless Society In Less Than 12Months

Econet Wireless, a mobile banking service and Telecommunications company, has predicted that in less than 12 months Zimbabwe will become Africa’s first cashless society. Douglas Mboweni, the company’s CEO, stated: “In a year’s time, we do not expect anyone to still use paper money. It will resemble America or Europe where you no longer find… Read More »

Washist Launches Nigeria’s first On-Demand Laundry Subscription Service

These innovations are coming real and thanks to the brave entrepreneurs, we are finally heading towards achieving a lot of good projects, thumbs up guys especially to Oluwafemi Taiwo, Co-Founder of PrivateProperty.com.ng for bringing this idea. I am very happy to see competitions online but you know what? this is just the start!! Washist.com, a… Read More »

IROKO Partners Driving Nigerians Towards Internet TV Subscriptions

WE are not very far from enjoying the innovation the Iroko partners are driving to »» Internet TV. Smart phone users could easily subscribe monthly to download/ watch movies, music online and save the stress of buying CDs and DVDs from vendors. IrokoTv is one of the exciting internet companies in Africa with a rapid… Read More »

AIRTEL Kenya Launches Religious Portal For Muslims

Airtel has introduced an Islamic Religious Portal to enable Muslims access Qur’an recitations, receive prayer alerts and listen to Khutbah and prayers live from Makka among others via subscription. The portal available on request by dialing 0900730786 or sending the word START to 30786.was launched as part of the firm’s celebration of Ramadhan, a special… Read More »

KONGA.com Partners With Palmchat To Bring You All Shoping Discounts

Palmchat has partnered with KONGA.COM to bring its users all the shopping discounts, new arrivals, promos to the mobile social platform. Plamchat is a mobile social app with over 80,000 users worldwide and is available on all mobile app stores: Java, Windows store, Apple store, Google play, Blackberry world-among others. It promises an interactive and… Read More »

GTBank Introduces Very Easy Way to Recharge your Phone

GTBank is always leading in introducing innovative ideas in the banking technology,  they have yet again introduced a very convenient way to Recharge your mobile phone without any access to Internet or recharge cards.  You just dial a USSD number and your phone is recharged.  Use GTBank 1-Click Airtime topup from your GTBank account from… Read More »

Afribary Launches New Project Search and Academic Materials Research Platform

Afribary previously Projectstoc is the first Nigeria’s official project search and academic materials research center. In a bid to serve the public better they migrated to a new platform Afribary on 1st July 2014. In this new platform: You can upload free academic works for other users to access, You can sign up to become a… Read More »

How To Recharge Your Etisalat Mobile Through GTBank Account

Guaranty Trust Bank, one of the best Nigerian financial institution with vast business outlays in West Africa, East Africa and the United Kingdom. The Bank has been known for its super services and good internet operations both on mobile and PC. Etisalat on the other hand has greatly improved their mobile network communications and with… Read More »

Gidimo App Now Available On Blackberry, Android, Nokia and Java-enabled Phones

GidiMo is a premium mobile learning platform with free-to-download apps for Blackberry, Android, Nokia and Java-enabled feature phones. GidiMo is often promoted as Africa’s first dedicated mobile learning and personal growth platform. Some might argue that Efiko got there first but, as GidiMo founder, Tunji Adegbesan puts it, “we don’t at all consider ourselves to… Read More »

PayPal Lifts Ban On Nigeria, Internet Marketers Can Enjoy The Services!!

It’s a great Favour from Paypal as they extend their services to 10 other countries including Nigeria!!! I don’t see any other happiness other than this as far as The world Leading internet Money Marchants finally storms Nigeria. This is the Time for great Business strategies!!! For those who have been using Paypal in Nigeria… Read More »

CODERS4AFRICA is Training Software Developers for Free

Coders4Africa is an initiative to give African developers training in relevant industry technologies, at no cost to them. Coders4Africa are experts in software cross-platform development and they delivers high quality web and mobile APP solutions to clients across the globe. Coders4Africa adopt the latest tools and technologies to develop software and applications across various industry… Read More »

Apple Inc Acquires Beats for $3 Billion

Apple Inc. is an American multinational corporation that designs, develops, and sells consumer electronics, computer software and personal computers. Its best-known hardware products are the Mac line of computers, the iPod media player, the iPhone smartphone, and the iPad tablet computer. Apple was founded by Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak, and Ronald Wayne. Beats Electronics is… Read More »

Vooka Online Helps You Stream Live TV With Your Mobile

A new mobile video streaming service dubbed Vooka Online has launched in Kenya to help smartphone users stream live TV channels, movies and music. The service, launched by Rapid Communications Ltd, a leader in mobile applications services i partnership with StarTimes, will see users stream live StarTimes channels and other TV content from bollywood and… Read More »

TAKEALOT.COM Plans Its African Expansion, Raises $100M From Tiger Global

South African based e-commerce company, Takealot.com has just raised $100 million from investment company, Tiger Global and CEO Tim Reid in an expansion move into sub-Saharan Africa. Takealot.com was launched June 2011 after the acquisition of an existing e-commerce business called Take2 by the US based Hedge Fund, Tiger Global Management in October 2010. The… Read More »