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FinTech TECH

P2P Lending Platforms and Nigerians in the Diaspora

4th February 2023

  A P2P lending platform for Nigerians in the diaspora aims to provide a convenient and secure platform for individuals to lend and borrow money. The platform utilizes technology to match lenders with borrowers and facilitate transactions. It offers an alternative to traditional banking systems and allows lenders to earn a return on their investment … Continue reading P2P Lending Platforms and Nigerians in the Diaspora

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BUSINESS TECH

10 FinTech Solutions for Nigerians in the Diaspora

  Nigerian diaspora refers to the large number of Nigerians who live outside the country, mainly in developed countries. They play a crucial role in the Nigerian economy, sending remittances and investing in businesses. With the rise of digital technologies and FinTech startups, the Nigerian diaspora can benefit from innovative FinTech solutions that cater to … Continue reading 10 FinTech Solutions for Nigerians in the Diaspora

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BUSINESS

How Can Delivery Services Survive In The Face Of Poor Infrastructure In Nigeria?

2nd February 2023

  Infrastructure problems and delivery services have long been an issue in Nigeria. The country’s inadequate transport infrastructure, coupled with poor road conditions, has led to significant problems with the delivery of goods and services. This has created a major bottleneck in the country’s supply chain, leading to long wait times and increased costs for … Continue reading How Can Delivery Services Survive In The Face Of Poor Infrastructure In Nigeria?

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TECH

Rise of Super-Apps in Africa and How to Develop One

  Super apps are multi-functional, all-in-one mobile application that provides a range of services to their users. Super apps typically offer services such as communication, entertainment, finance, shopping, transportation, and more, all within a single platform. The goal of a super app is to provide a seamless and integrated user experience by eliminating the need … Continue reading Rise of Super-Apps in Africa and How to Develop One

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BUSINESS TECH

What You Should Know About Starlink

  SpaceX’s Starlink generated excitement in Nigeria after Elon Musk announced its arrival via tweet in May 2022. The fast internet speed offered by Starlink is a solution for Nigeria’s unreliable internet. It is popularly known that Technology has the potential to transform lives in rural areas, but only with internet access. On the other … Continue reading What You Should Know About Starlink

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BUSINESS TECH

Cleantech Opportunities In Nigeria

1st February 2023

  Nigeria, with its large population and rapidly growing economy, has tremendous potential for CleanTech development. CleanTech refers to technologies and practices aimed at reducing the negative impact of human activities on the environment and promoting sustainability. The following are some of the key opportunities in Nigeria for CleanTech development. Read more about Tech Renewable … Continue reading Cleantech Opportunities In Nigeria

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BUSINESS

Seven Trends Shaping Africa’s Informal Retail Sector

31st January 2023

  The informal retail sector in Africa is a rapidly growing and dynamic sector that plays a crucial role in the economic development of the continent. It encompasses a wide range of small-scale, informal businesses that sell goods and services to consumers, often from street vendors, open-air markets, and small shops. These businesses are typically … Continue reading Seven Trends Shaping Africa’s Informal Retail Sector

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BUSINESS How To

Media Buying and Advertising to Increase Leads

30th January 2023

  Media buying and ad placement are powerful tools for businesses to reach potential customers and boost brand awareness. As digital marketing and internet usage have grown, these tactics have become more complex and targeted, allowing businesses to specifically reach niche audiences. Utilizing digital media platforms such as social media, search engines, and online publications … Continue reading Media Buying and Advertising to Increase Leads

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BUSINESS TECH

7 Ways Retail Outlets in Nigeria Can Utilise Mobile Apps

  Retail outlets in Nigeria, especially in urban areas, are increasingly turning to mobile apps to reshape the in-store shopping experience. These apps are helping retailers to better understand customer needs and preferences, improve the overall shopping experience, and increase sales. Read more about Business Here are 7 ways that retail outlets in Nigeria can … Continue reading 7 Ways Retail Outlets in Nigeria Can Utilise Mobile Apps

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Finance FinTech

Nigeria’s Central Bank Launches AfriGo

27th January 2023

  Nigeria’s central bank, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), has launched a national domestic card scheme called AfriGo. The scheme was announced in October 2022 at the Bankers’ Committee and aims to drive financial inclusion and control card financial data within Nigeria. The CBN governor, Godwin Emefiele, stated that this move will also serve … Continue reading Nigeria’s Central Bank Launches AfriGo

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FinTech

106 Digital Lenders Are Now Licensed To Operate In Nigeria

  The Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC) has granted permission for 106 digital lenders to operate in Nigeria. This comes after the introduction of a digital lending regulatory framework in August 2022. Out of the 106 digital lenders, 65 have received full approval, while the remaining 41 have been granted conditional approval. Read … Continue reading 106 Digital Lenders Are Now Licensed To Operate In Nigeria

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Entertainment

Tems Nominated for Oscar Awards 2023

26th January 2023

  Nigerian singer, Temilade Openiyi popularly known as Tems, has been nominated for the 95th edition of the Oscars award, scheduled to hold on March 12 2023. Read more about Entertainment This was announced in the 2023 nomination list released by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ Twitter handle on Tuesday. Tems was … Continue reading Tems Nominated for Oscar Awards 2023

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Politics

PVCs Of All Registered Lagos Voters Now Ready For Collection

25th January 2023

  The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Lagos State has announced that the permanent voter cards (PVCs) of all registered voters in the state are ready for collection. Read more about Politics This was enclosed in a press release published on Tuesday by the Administrative Secretary of the Lagos INEC, Adebisi Oladepo Ajayi, on … Continue reading PVCs Of All Registered Lagos Voters Now Ready For Collection

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Politics

National Conscience Party (NCP) Adopts Peter Obi

24th January 2023

  The National Conscience Party (NCP) has endorsed Peter Obi, the Labour Party’s presidential candidate for the 2023 general election. Read more about Politics This comes on the heels of endorsements of Obi by other political figures, including former president Olusegun Obasanjo. The NCP made their support for Obi known through a statement issued on … Continue reading National Conscience Party (NCP) Adopts Peter Obi

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BUSINESS

Agent Network: Do Nigerian Startups Need This?

  Nigerian startups have been making waves in the tech industry over the past few years, with many of them gaining traction and attracting significant investment. However, scaling a business is always a challenge, and many Nigerian startups are struggling to take their companies to the next level. One potential solution that has been proposed … Continue reading Agent Network: Do Nigerian Startups Need This?

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BUSINESS

8 Reasons Your Brand Should Engage in Corporate Social Responsibility

  Corporate social responsibility (CSR) is a vital aspect of any business, especially for startups in Nigeria. CSR is the practice of a company taking responsibility for the impact of its actions on society and the environment. It is about going beyond profit-making and considering the wider impact of a business on society. In this … Continue reading 8 Reasons Your Brand Should Engage in Corporate Social Responsibility

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BUSINESS Health

7 Potential Of The Nigerian Healthcare Market For Startups

  The Nigerian healthcare market is a vast and untapped market with a lot of potential for startups. The healthcare sector in Nigeria is a vital aspect of the economy as it plays a crucial role in the well-being of the population. Despite the challenges facing the healthcare sector, there are a lot of opportunities … Continue reading 7 Potential Of The Nigerian Healthcare Market For Startups

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BUSINESS

AfCFTA: Opportunities for Nigerian Startups

23rd January 2023

  The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) is a trade agreement between African nations that aims to increase trade and investment among member countries. The agreement was officially launched on July 7, 2019, in Niamey, Niger, and as of January 2021, 54 of the 55 African Union (AU) member states have signed the agreement, … Continue reading AfCFTA: Opportunities for Nigerian Startups

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BUSINESS TECH

PropTech Industry: Ten Leading Trends for 2023

  Studies on industry trends are very important for businesses and their founders as they will help them plan, restrategize, revamp and remodel their operations. It’s also good for investors as well as various industry stakeholders who may glean these trends and make the right decision when it comes to investments and other business undertakings. … Continue reading PropTech Industry: Ten Leading Trends for 2023

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BUSINESS

7 Ways Founders Can Get Local Market Knowledge

20th January 2023

  In order to be successful in any market, founders need to have a deep understanding of the local market they are operating in. This includes knowledge of industry trends, customer needs, and the competitive landscape. In this article, we will explore 7 ways in which founders can gain local market knowledge. Read more about … Continue reading 7 Ways Founders Can Get Local Market Knowledge

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FinTech TECH

10 Predictions and Trends for the African Mobility Industry In 2023

  In Africa, small and medium-scale car dealers comprise almost 82% of the car dealership market, and most of these merchants sell second-hand automobiles at high prices due to inadequate financing. In emerging markets like Vietnam, India, Brazil, Indonesia, Malaysia, and a substantial fraction of Latin America the average of institutional credit in automotive transactions … Continue reading 10 Predictions and Trends for the African Mobility Industry In 2023

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Health

Tayo Ojo: The Doctor That Saves Lives

  A Nigerian Consultant Neurosurgeon, Tayo Ojo, became an internet sensation when Dr Chinonso Egemba better known as Aproko Doctor –the popular online healthcare influencer – narrated how he (Ojo) successfully operated on his brain and saved his life by removing a deadly tumour through surgical means. Read more about Health Ojo who is a … Continue reading Tayo Ojo: The Doctor That Saves Lives

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Politics

Peter Obi At Chatham House: The Key Takeaways

19th January 2023

  On the 16th of this month, Mr Peter Obi, presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP) for the forthcoming election in February, was at the Chatham House, London to discuss his plans for Nigeria when elected. These issues centred on debt, insecurity, secessionist agitation across the country, foreign investments, healthcare, power generation, and so … Continue reading Peter Obi At Chatham House: The Key Takeaways

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Politics

Armed Forces Remembrance Day in Nigeria

15th January 2023

  Armed Forces Remembrance Day is a national holiday in Nigeria that is observed on January 15th every year. The day is dedicated to honouring the sacrifice and service of the men and women of the Nigerian Armed Forces who have lost their lives in the line of duty. Read more about Politics The history … Continue reading Armed Forces Remembrance Day in Nigeria

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Politics

How Emeka Mba Is Tackling Voter Apathy with Vote023

13th January 2023

  As Nigerians head to the polls on Saturday, 25 February 2023 of this year to elect their president, many well-meaning Nigerians are putting up various initiatives that can drive up voter turnout. In the past, the country has witnessed alarming voter apathy which has led to the election of unpopular candidates and continuous misgovernance. … Continue reading How Emeka Mba Is Tackling Voter Apathy with Vote023

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BUSINESS Finance

Startup Funding: The Key Roles Of The Finance Department

  Startup funding refers to the process of raising capital from investors, typically in the form of equity or debt, to fund the growth and expansion of a new business venture. However, at the heart of startup funding is the finance department of the startup. Read more about Business The finance department plays a vital … Continue reading Startup Funding: The Key Roles Of The Finance Department

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BUSINESS FinTech

7 Ways Fintechs Can Build Financial Products for SMEs

12th January 2023

  Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) play a vital role in the economy, providing jobs and driving economic growth. However, SMEs often face unique challenges when it comes to financing their operations and growth. To address these challenges, financial institutions offer a variety of financial products specifically tailored to the needs of SMEs. Read more … Continue reading 7 Ways Fintechs Can Build Financial Products for SMEs

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Agriculture BUSINESS

10 Agribusiness Ideas to Consider in Africa in 2023

  Agribusiness in Africa is a complex and multifaceted industry that encompasses a wide range of activities, from small-scale subsistence farming to large-scale commercial operations. The industry plays a vital role in the continent’s economy, as it employs a large portion of the population and generates significant income through the export of agricultural products.  Read … Continue reading 10 Agribusiness Ideas to Consider in Africa in 2023

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Personality Women

The Most Powerful African Women in the World 2022

11th January 2023

  Since pre-colonial, colonial and early post-colonial eras, the world has witnessed the rise and influence of powerful African women whether as queens, queen-mothers, warriors, activists, writers, entrepreneurs, and industrialists. Read more about Women Whether it is Queen Hatshepsut of Egypt who lived between 1500 and 1400 BC or Queen Mother Idia of the Benin … Continue reading The Most Powerful African Women in the World 2022

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TECH

How Can Southeastern Nigeria Build And Grow A Strong Tech Ecosystem Like Lagos

7th January 2023

  The southeastern region of Nigeria consists of five states namely: Abia, Anambra, Ebonyi, Enugu and Imo. It is the home to over 35 million Igbo people, the third-largest ethnic group in Nigeria, double the size of the Netherlands. This group has been recognized for their entrepreneurial spirit and their strong love for education, which … Continue reading How Can Southeastern Nigeria Build And Grow A Strong Tech Ecosystem Like Lagos