Through using internal reporting and crowdsourcing to give traffic information and updates, mobile app Traffic Butter has been designed to provide traffic solutions for road users in Nigeria often frustrated by traffic jams.
13 Mar 2014 09:42
Winner of the 2.3GHz spectrum license, Bitflux Communications, has paid the $23,25 million required by Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC) for securing the license.
12 Mar 2014 12:28
Homecoming Revolution's London Expo will take place from 15-16 March 2014 and will feature a variety of exhibitors, guest speakers, workshops and case studies aiming to encourage Africans to return home.
25 Feb 2014 09:20
It may be imprudent to write this about someone who is spending $10m on African journalism. But then, of all the things I have been accused of in my time, prudence was never among them.
By Anton Harber 7 Feb 2014 05:23
The most recent International Monetary Fund regional economic outlook for sub-Saharan Africa projects an accelerated GDP growth of 6% in 2014 from around 5% in 2013.
By Nick Schilperoort 7 Feb 2014 08:28
The IABC has appointed Richard Ikiebe onto a 10-person inaugural Global Communication Certification Council to develop and manage an international certification programme for business communication with ISO endorsement.
12 Mar 2014 10:33
Ericsson has signed a five-year managed services agreement with MTN for its Nigeria operations which not only extends Ericsson's managed services leadership across Africa, but reportedly makes Ericsson MTN's largest managed services partner on the continent.
11 Mar 2014 14:42
Online businesses are said to be accelerating in Africa. Building an online shop and presence is described as a great way of reaching out to many customers across the continent, and more specifically throughout Nigeria.
10 Mar 2014 07:32
The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) has introduced X-Alert, an enhanced notification system via mobile and email. A flat fee of N4 per transaction will be charged, scrapping the current charge of 0.06% of every trade.
5 Mar 2014 08:15
MailCliq, reportedly Nigeria's first email newsletter platform, is web based software for email newsletters that lets you send trackable email campaigns and newsletters at an affordable price.
26 Feb 2014 08:23
MTN Nigeria has selected Ericsson as the managed services provider for 75% of its network infrastructure, making Ericsson MTN's biggest managed services provider across Africa.
By Gabriella Mulligan 20 Feb 2014 14:05
A new partnership has been formed between the University of Lagos (UNILAG) and Nigerian telecommunications company, MainOne, which will see the university benefit from high-speed internet bandwidth connectivity on campus.
18 Feb 2014 10:11
This week will see the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) begin the actual auctioning of the 2.3GHz spectrum licence between two pre-qualified bidders for the provision of wholesales broadband service in Nigeria.
18 Feb 2014 14:05
Social Media Week officially kicks off in Lagos and a host of other cities around the world today, 17 February 2014, and runs until 21 February.
17 Feb 2014 09:59
BizTech Africa reports that 3CEi, a new e-learning initiative by Phase3 Telecom, is being piloted in a few Nigerian schools. The aim of the programme is to improve ICT knowledge on primary, secondary and tertiary levels.
14 Feb 2014 11:46
The newly established freedom of expression network, African Freedom of Expression Exchange (AFEX) has deplored the current state of attacks, arrests, detentions, incarcerations and harassments meted out to journalists while on the job in many countries on the continent.
13 Feb 2014 14:43
Former Nigerian Media Personality of the Year, Femi Oke, has been announced as a keynote speaker and panel host at Social Media Week Lagos from 17-21 February 2014.
12 Feb 2014 12:27
MoboFree raised significant growth funding from Netherlands based eVentures Africa Fund (eVA Fund) in order to expand its local presence in Lagos and Accra through new offices in East Africa and for marketing investments.
12 Feb 2014 16:12
The Lenovo Group will be entering the West African market with seven smartphone models, reports Ventures Africa.
11 Feb 2014 10:40
The ambassador of Spain, Alvaro Alguela, has announced a bilateral collaboration to exchange movies produced by Nigeria and Spain, reports Naijalog.
5 Feb 2014 13:09
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