Nigeria

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Nigeria looks to Big Tech to digitize fragile economy

After months of talks, the Nigerian government inked a deal with technology giant Microsoft designed to pave the way for future generations by transforming the economy and preparing the country’s youth for the digital age.

Social and economic effects of the Twitter ban in Nigeria

Twitter is one of the biggest platforms for social and political interaction in Nigeria. It gives the youths a voice on various existential social and political issues affecting the country.

Research reveals the top drivers of e-commerce in Africa

The world has become more digital as people have been bound home more due to the various lockdowns across the continent. This has translated into significant growth of e-commerce across Africa.

Nigeria's government has suspended Twitter

Nigeria has banned Twitter after the social media platform deleted a tweet by President Buhari. Only people using VPN services are able to access the service.

African Venture Capital trends to watch

The most exciting and gratifying trend to see in action is the ability of African founders to pave the way when it comes to creating commercially innovative solutions that can scale seamlessly and compete across the globe.

Nigeria's Gokada launched a Super App as it crosses key milestone

Nigeria’s Gokada has launched its new super app which now enables users to access its delivery services in one app. The bike-hailing and delivery company also announced that it had exceeded $100 million in annualized transaction value.

Fundamental shift in Nigeria's digital banking sector

Banks that build their issuance business now not only contribute to the foundation on which this transition can take place, but also position themselves to reap the rewards of this seismic fundamental shift.