Here is a list of Nigerian Apps that were highly downloaded or very popular in 2017:
- NIGERIAN CONSTITUTION
How many Nigerians know their rights? This App is the full Nigerian constitution packaged to help you know your rights and privileges. It is the constitution in your mobile phone. You can bring it out like a weapon when police try something funny. Hope you understand!
- PIDGIN BIBLE
The pidgin bible has Nigerian Pidgin Bible, Cameroon Pidgin Bible, Ghana Pidgin Bible, Papua New Guinea Tok Pisin Pidgin Bible and many other forms of pidgin. This App is simply amazing in that it has audio, in the case you cannot read. All these for free.
Konga is one of the e-commerce giants in Nigeria. It has branches in other African countries. Due to the popularity of Konga the app has been highly downloaded. Konga mobile app presents the best shopping experiences.
- CHANNELS TV APP
This tv station has won tv station of the year for the 12th consecutive year now. The station analysis political issues as they unfold, critically. And exposes loopholes in political and Governance structures. This has made the mobile app desirable among citizens.
- SLIIDE AIRTIME
This innovative app pays you to read news, visit blogs etc. It pays you with airtime, which you can convert to data for browsing. Solving a major internet problem in Africa. Sliide has won many international and local awards for innovation and creativity.
- GTBANK APP
This bank app has been downloaded so many times. The bank is a pioneer in internet banking in Nigeria. It has fewer branches per city compared to other big banks, hence the need for a solid internet banking system. And it seems it has not disappointed.
- NAIJ APP
This online news site has taken Nigeria by storm. Reporting almost everything it sees. From politics to sports, technology etc. And its users have increased tremendously.
This is the Amazon publishing arm of Africa. It’s a platform where authors sell their books. Most books on Okadabooks are free, though there are also paid ones. There are thousands of books available for reading here. Both authors and readers download the app.
For a country that has a high rate of unemployment, this app has been indispensable. It has help thousands find the right jobs for them. IT has also helped employers employ the right skills that they need. It’s the biggest job placement site in Nigeria.
- IROKO TV APP
Iroko tv stormed the scene as the first to package nollywood movies for online audience. With the crave for local movies, this app has become so important in homes. Enthusiasts in other countries also download nollywood movies using the app.
That’s it for our list of ten great apps of 2017. We are limited by space as there are other great apps worth mentioning too. Please feel free to expand the list in the comment section provided below.