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Abeg Rebrands To PocketApp To Expand Its Social Commerce Platform

April 19, 2022

Abeg is a Nigerian social payments startup and a subsidiary of Piggytech Global limited. The startup announced that it had been granted approval in principle (AIP) from the Central Bank of Nigeria to run as a mobile money operator. This was after it met the specific regulatory requirements. It is now expected to receive the … Continue reading Abeg Rebrands To PocketApp To Expand Its Social Commerce Platform

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FinTech TECH

FinTech: Do We Need More FinTech In Nigeria?

April 19, 2022

2020 report data from the Enhancing Financial Innovation Access (EFInA), shows that 36% of adults in Nigeria( 38.1 million people) are excluded from financial services. A problem fintech startups generally seek to solve. In Nigeria, fintech startups are dime a dozen. They are about 144 catering to the banked, unbanked and underserved. However, this figure … Continue reading FinTech: Do We Need More FinTech In Nigeria?

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Health TECH

Building The Largest Emergency Respondent Networks In Nigeria

April 19, 2022

In developed countries, there are emergency numbers for citizens to call when they run into a situation that requires urgent attention. Especially during health crises, accidents and crimes. Sadly, that’s not the case with Nigeria. Hundreds of people have died from road accidents, cardiovascular diseases, and pregnancy complications. Simply because there are no emergency responders … Continue reading Building The Largest Emergency Respondent Networks In Nigeria

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TECH

Top Tech Gifts For Tech Bros And Sis

April 19, 2022

For tech bros and tech Sis, any gift will simply not do. While they may appreciate a pair of shoes or jewellery. Most of them work from home so you need to get them what they can use every day. Or rather something that resonates with what they do. It shows you are thoughtful and … Continue reading Top Tech Gifts For Tech Bros And Sis

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FinTech TECH

How Robotic Process Automation Is Driving The Evolution Of FinTech

April 19, 2022

Competition in Nigeria’s FinTech industry is stiff and growing. Startups and older companies in the space are battling it out for the loyalty of increasingly picky consumers. With the ranks of players in the space swelling, customers have more options and can switch platforms and providers without batting an eyelid. Read more about Fintech FinTechs … Continue reading How Robotic Process Automation Is Driving The Evolution Of FinTech

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TECH

Nigerian Startup, Salubata Technologies, Wins $10,000 At The Kigali Startup Festival

April 19, 2022

Salubata reforms plastic wastes. Nigerian start-up, Salubata Technologies, won a cash sum of $10,000 (about N4.2 million) at the Kigali Startup Festival 2022 of the Commonwealth Youth Forum (CYF) in Kigali, Rwanda. The Nigerian enterprise got the prize money after emerging winner of the Green Innovation Guru Award category during the event. The Youth Forum … Continue reading Nigerian Startup, Salubata Technologies, Wins $10,000 At The Kigali Startup Festival

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Real Estate TECH Tip of the Day

5 Tips To Launching Your Own Prop-Tech Startup

April 19, 2022

  Prop-Tech in Nigeria is still nascent compared to other industries that have adopted tech into their operations. For example, finance and agriculture have metamorphosed into FinTech and AgroTech respectively. From the term itself, PropTech is a portmanteau of “Property” and “Technology”. Hence, we can readily define PropTech as using technology to solve problems in … Continue reading 5 Tips To Launching Your Own Prop-Tech Startup

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Agriculture TECH

Farm Crowdy, Nigeria’s First Digital Agriculture Platform

April 19, 2022

Farmcrowdy is a Nigerian agric tech that provides funds to small-scale farmers in Nigeria. It was co-founded by Onyeka Akumah, Akindele Phillips, Temitope Omotolani, Christopher Abiodun, and Ifeanyi Anazodo in 2016. To connect farmers with their sponsors to increase food production. Read more about Tech FarmCrowdy has been able to do this by crowdsourcing funds … Continue reading Farm Crowdy, Nigeria’s First Digital Agriculture Platform

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FinTech TECH

Overwood Capitals Helps Nigerians Invest Safely

April 19, 2022

In the past few years, the Nigerian economy has been spiralling downwards. A situation that has left quite a lot of Nigerians dejected. But that is not only the case. When the economy of a country experiences a downturn, it causes a whole lot of other problems like inflation, poverty, unemployment, a high rate of … Continue reading Overwood Capitals Helps Nigerians Invest Safely

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FinTech TECH

Iyinoluwa Aboyeji, The Other Brain Box Behind Flutterwave

April 19, 2022

Iyinoluwa Aboyeji, is a Nigerian entrepreneur, co-founder and former CEO of Flutterwave. A fintech startup he cofounded in 2016 with Olugbenga Agboola. Read more about Tech Perhaps it is the most successful one among his many startups. Since it has attained the unicorn status with a valuation of $3 billion. Early life Iyinoluwa was born … Continue reading Iyinoluwa Aboyeji, The Other Brain Box Behind Flutterwave

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Health TECH

6 Successful Strategies In Building MedTech Software

April 19, 2022

  Digital transformation is at the heart of every business. Nowadays, it can be detrimental to any institution that has not digitized its business process. Digitalization is pivotal and essential to any industry that wants to grow and the medical and health sector is no exception.  Read more about Tech Everything starts and ends with … Continue reading 6 Successful Strategies In Building MedTech Software

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TECH

4 Digital Innovations You Can Incorporate Into Your MedTech Company

April 19, 2022

  Building a successful medtech company relies on deploying great innovations. It might as well require you to build something that becomes a one-stop-shop for everything medical. The MedTech sector is the future of medicine and health. And as the name sounds, MedTech is the combination of “Medicine” and “Technology”. The New Public Health defines … Continue reading 4 Digital Innovations You Can Incorporate Into Your MedTech Company

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TECH

Artificial Intelligence Startups In Nigeria

April 19, 2022

The potential of Artificial Intelligence (AI) has not fully been realized in Nigeria. As a result of inadequate knowledge about AI, lack of infrastructure, power supply and access to data. According to the Oxford Insight Government AI Readiness, Nigeria ranks 138 globally and 20 in Africa, behind South Africa, Kenya and Ghana. Artificial Intelligence has … Continue reading Artificial Intelligence Startups In Nigeria

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TECH

Nigerian HealthTracka Closes $1.5 Million Seed Funding

April 19, 2022

It is common knowledge that before a doctor or physician treats a patient, he must first determine what exactly is wrong. This is called diagnostics, the focal point of healthcare. Sadly, in third-world countries like Nigeria and most African countries, there is hardly adequate healthcare infrastructure for screening and testing of patients. Ultimately leaving a gap … Continue reading Nigerian HealthTracka Closes $1.5 Million Seed Funding

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FinTech TECH

Money-Saving Apps In Nigeria

April 19, 2022

Saving money is very important. Not only does it help when we run into problems, but it also improves our overall financial situation. And makes it easier for us to grow wealth. To gain financial freedom and the opportunities it brings, we must learn to save. Because when we save, we will be able to make … Continue reading Money-Saving Apps In Nigeria

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