Oladunni Adetula

Total 71 Posts
Staff Writer at iAfrikan.

Trends that will likely shape Nigeria’s retail sector in 2021

According to Nigeria's TradeDepot, the impact of the pandemic, rising inflation, border closures, and other issues drove significant changes in behavior for retailers, distributors, and manufacturers in 2020.

How is the mobile gaming market in Africa expected to grow?

As we have seen in other parts of the world where mobile gaming has already exploded into the mainstream, this trend isn't restricted to those who already play on a PC or games console. Lots of people who have never thought of themselves as gamers have become fans of mobile games.

No one is safe from the data breach epidemic

Here are some strategies to help you reduce the probability of getting hacked. No one is 100% safe, but this is a great start to keeping your information private.

MTN Group sold its 18,9% stake in Jumia Technologies

MTN Group has announced that it has sold its 18,9% stake in New York Stock Exchange-listed Jumia Group. This ends MTN's journey as an investor in Jumia since 2013.

Nigeria's Paystack has been acquired by Stripe for $200 million

Nigerian payments company, Paystack has been acquired by global payments leader, Stripe, to accelerate online commerce across Africa. This acquisition is the latest move in Stripe’s international expansion, as Paystack will be Stripe’s catalyst for growing internet commerce in Africa.

Jumia launches games subscription service

Jumia has launched Jumia Games, a new subscription-based gaming service on its Super App, JumiaPay. Subscriptions to Jumia Games start from €1,50 per month.

New $30 Android smartphone for the African market

A new affordable smartphone called the Sanza touch has been launched by Orange for the African market. It costs $30 and runs the 4G Android (Go edition).