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Nigeria’s first bus hailing app, Plentywaka Celebrates One Year anniversary

Plentywaka, the innovative tech-driven start-up revolutionizing transport in Nigeria, celebrated its first year anniversary today. The popular bus-hailing service marked its first...

LifeBank launches in Kenya with a new identity, LifeBank Cares

LifeBank, Nigerian-owned blood delivering blood, oxygen and other essential medical products has launched today in Nairobi, Kenya. It is a platform that...

Zindi launches recruitment platform for Africa’s data scientists

Zindi, a South African based startup has launched its new recruitment platform to help companies globally to connect with the best data...

Innoson Vehicles set to launch ride-hailing services in Enugu

Innoson Vehicles Mancufactuing (IVM) the first indigenous vehicle manufacturing company in Nigeria is set to launch its ride-hailing services in the city...

Techpoint build 2020 virtual conference: list of confirmed speakers

Techpoint will host Africa and the world at Techpoint Build conference virtually for the first time on August 27 and 28, 2020.  The flagship conference...

Tizeti announces upgrade of core network infrastructure capacity to 100Gbps

In line with its focus on accelerating access to affordable broadband connectivity in Africa’s undeserved populations, and more recently, due to the...

Nigerian edtech startup, Teens Can Blog, to mentor young people in tech skills

Teens Can Blog is an edtech startup focused on providing on-demand technology skills particularly for the young population comprising secondary school students and undergraduates....

WAeY Hailing launches on-demand delivery services in Nigeria

WAeY Hailing a product of WAeY Technologies announced the launch of on-demand delivery service to enhance logistics in Nigeria. The app provides...

OPay to suspend ride hailing and logistics services

OPay, the popular Chinese-owned African fintech startup, suspended some of its operations in Nigeria. In a statement, the company confirmed that  ORide, OCar and...

Wellness Genius providing health insurance for $5 monthly

Healthcare Insurance is a major challenge in Nigeria. The Nigeria Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) after thirteen years has less than five million Nigerians as...

Chipper Cash closes a $13.8 million Series A funding round

TechCrunch announced that African Fintech Payment StartUp, Chipper cash raised a $13.8M Series A funding. Chipper Cash features a software application platform that enables free...

Bridge Nigeria, a platform solving unemployment problem

Bridge is a safe, secure and reliable marketplace that connects you with neighborhood jobs like finding an electrician, grocery, shopping Etc. A...

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Enyo Retail and Supply Ltd and Ardova Plc in acquisition talks

The Management of Enyo Retail and Supply Ltd (ERS) has confirmed that its shareholders have been approached by Ardova Plc (AP) for...

Google successfully completes $2.1 billion acquisition of Fitbit

Search giant, Google announced that it has successfully completed Fitbit acquisition. Google announced late 2019 that it has entered into an agreement...

COVID 19: Lagos activates new oxygen plant at infectious disease hospital

The Lagos State Government has activated an Oxygen Plant within the premises of the Infectious Disease Hospital (IDH), Yaba, to provide swift...