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Farewell Tanzania! JUMIA shuts Down Operations In Tanzania Following Portfolio Optimization Effort

JUMIA has shutdown its operations in Tanzania barely two weeks after its exit from Cameroon. Consequently, users will no longer be able to buy and sell goods from the retailers website, jumia.tz. The company told...

Lime, First Major Micromobility Operator To Launch Electric Scooters In Africa

Africa is obviously an emerging market for innovative explorations in the world, as Lime, is set to become the first major micromobility operator to launch electric scooters in Africa, in the coming year. Lime said...

WhatsApp’s New Call Waiting Feature Is Perhaps What You’ve Been Waiting For!

WhatsApp’s latest update for iPhones brings important features like the call waiting, Braille keyboard integration and also a redesigned chat screen. The call waiting support now allows users to receive a WhatsApp call while they’re already...

Twitter To Start Deleting Unused Accounts Of Over Six Months

Twitter has taken a further major step in its platform cleaning process– it may be safe to say it is going through an overhaul. The social media company announced on tuesday that effective Dec 11,...

MTN Nigeria Runs 5G Demo In Abuja In Partnership With Huawei

MTN Nigeria has just carried out its 5G test launch in Abuja, the country's capital city. The telco says it has achieved this milestone in collaboration with the world largest telecommunications equipment manufacturing company...

Hulu Is Down, And Nobody Seems To Know Why

Sunday morning, East Coast of U. S, woke up to a stream of tweet complaints on the sudden outage of Hulu. The situation became more frustrating when the company's twitter support responded back in oblivion...

Google Will Pay You $1 Million If You Can Hack Its Phones.

Google on Thursday announced its array of offerings: –Offering of $1 million to anyone who can deploy a unique hack into its pixel 3 and 4 phones. –Offering up to $1.5 million for exploits found on...

First AI (Artificial Intelligence) Book Launched For Primary And Secondary Schools In Nigeria. 

Data Science Nigeria (DSN) has taken the bull by the horn as it launches first Artificial Intelligence (AI) book in both primary and secondary schools in Nigeria. The book launch which brought together education...

Opay Adds Another “O” To Its Portfolio Of “O” Services In Nigeria

OPay, also known as Operapay, has launched OCar as part of its app services in Lagos. https://twitter.com/getoride/status/1196736697356181504?ref_src=twcamp%5Ecopy%7Ctwsrc%5Eandroid%7Ctwgr%5Ecopy%7Ctwcon%5E7090%7Ctwterm%5E3 This is following a Series B raise of $120 million led by existing investors Meituan-Dianping, Source Code Capital, IDG...

Goodbye Cameroon! JUMIA Shuts Down Operations In Cameroon Five Years After Inception

Africa-focused e-commerce company JUMIA has reportedly shutdown its operations in Cameroon five years after inception. The e-commerce Group CEO & co-founder, Jeremy Hodara told TechCabal the commerce platform "as it is run today is not...