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MTN Nigeria to issue R2.2bn in bonds

The mobile operator will issue 50 billion naira in the West African country, as it seeks new sources to support operations.
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Nigeria: Zinox boss lauds Imo govt for slashing RoW charges

Leo Stan Ekeh responds to Imo State Governor’s order to reduce right of way charges by over 96%.
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Nigerian health tech start-up raises US$10m for expansion

Helium Health is targeting new markets in North Africa, East Africa and Francophone.
2:20
18 May

Konga pushes e-commerce frontier to Nigeria’s farming community

Industry partnership established with UKAid-funded Frontier Technology Livestreaming.
2:40
Apr 30, 2020

Konga to debut online product auction

E-commerce operator schedules event for 1 May 2020.
3:50
Apr 29, 2020

MTN Nigeria defies COVID-19 pressure, posts double-digit growth

The company says the impact of COVID-19 on its first quarter performance was not significant, except for delayed orders.
3:00
Apr 28, 2020

MTN Nigeria denies sharing identifiable user data

Company clarifies position regarding data exchange involved in efforts to curb spread of COVID-19.
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Nigerian businesses set to harness the power of WhatsApp

In Nigeria, the potential market for WhatsApp Business API is significant.
3:50
Apr 9, 2020

Lockdown driving up demand for mobile devices from Africa

Europe, the Middle East and other continents face a scarcity of devices occasioned by the global pandemic, according to Konga.
1:40
Apr 7, 2020

Nigeria completes 5G trial as conspiracy theories increase

Regulator issues a statement clarifying the country’s stance.
3:30
Mar 24, 2020

COVID-19 uncertainty grips Nigeria’s tech sector

Companies doing what they can to minimise impact on operations but acknowledge uncertainty.
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Ventures Platform, Lagos scout for tech solutions to fight COVID-19

Applications for the #COVID19InnovationChallenge has been extended to 23 March 2020.