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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...

Nigeria’s Civic-tech Startup BudgIT Launches a SMS Simple Solution To Follow LG Monthly Allocations

The Nigeria's civic-tech organization BudgIT is looking to tackle corruption in the grassroots –local government areas of the country with the "LET'S TACKLE LG CORRUPTION" movement. https://twitter.com/BudgITng/status/1191418409533222912?ref_src=twcamp%5Ecopy%7Ctwsrc%5Eandroid%7Ctwgr%5Ecopy%7Ctwcon%5E7090%7Ctwterm%5E3 As part of its objectives of "Raising the standards...

Samsung’s Developer Conference 2019 Highlighted Three Major Topics In Technology

This year’s Samsung Developer Conference (SDC 2019) offers attendees exclusive looks at technologies that will enable partners and developers to shape the next generation of experiences. The event held at the San Jose McEnery Convention...

Facebook Will Remind You to Go for Checkups, Set Reminders Here!

"Health is expensive" for the poor and average person in the world, which accounts for about 70% of the world healthcare challenges encountered today. In as much as "health is wealth", factors such as...

Digital Lending System; The New Oxygen

The Nigeria loan system is an illusion of truth; Over the years, banks in Nigeria have constantly given false impressions to the public through print, electronic, and social media platforms (advertisements, billboards, text messages)...

Uber Starts Boat Taxis In Lagos State, Nigeria, Decongests Hellish Traffic

Employees in Lagos are stressed, burned out and exhausted because of 'hellish traffic'. The state's economy isn't exempted from the whole traffic menace as well. However, global ride-hailing firm, Uber Technologies is set to salvage...

Nigerian Developer, Abdulhakim Bashir, Defeats 750 Contestants From 73 Countries, Bags Away $10,000 Prize

A Nigerian developer has yet again put his country on the spotlight as he wins an international competition in Dubai, bags away $10,000. The competition which took place on 9th October, involved 750 contestants from...

Well Over 60 Companies, 5000 Participants,100 Speakers Are Headed To Uyo For #StartupSouth Conference...

Biggest tech conference in South-South & South-East, #StartupSouth season 5, is coming live in Uyo, Akwa Ibom state, Nigeria from Oct. 29 to Nov. 2. 2019. Since founded in 2015, The conference has achieved huge...