Consumer Technology

Nigeria’s TheCable raises security level after cyberattacks

TheCable, Nigeria’s independent online newspaper, says it has raised its security level after its website on www.thecable.ng came under cyberattacks. Management of TheCable said in a statement that the malicious cyberattacks witnessed since Monday that made the website temporarily inaccessible on Wednesday has been contained. “This is to inform our readers that the website of […]

Minister’s complaint ‘sparked call masking crackdown’

Airtel’s 4G powers Internet ‘that truly works’, CEO says

Mr Segun Ogunsaya, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Airtel Nigeria says the roll-out of its  4th Generation Long-Term Evolution (4G LTE) network offer Nigerians opportunity to get high-speed  Internet services ‘that truly works.’ Ogunsaya said this on Tuesday when the company launched its 4G network in Ibadan, under plans to complement Nigeria’s […]

Minister’s complaint ‘sparked call masking crackdown’

Tecno features ‘full-view display’ on Camon CM

Tecno Mobile kicked off 2018 with the launch of Tecno Camon CM,  a mid-range device that features the 18:9 aspect ratio for full-view display. Regular smartphones come with 16:9 screen ratio, which means significant side, top, and bottom bezels. But with the 18:9 ratio, you will get a larger display on a smaller body. Why […]

Minister’s complaint ‘sparked call masking crackdown’

Interview | From BuyRight to buying Konga, LeoStan Ekeh on e-commerce foray

Leo Stan Ekeh, Chairman of Zinox Group, the Nigerian technology conglomerate that bought e-commerce giant, Konga in a key e-commerce drive sees a thriving Nigerian market landspace, after his pioneering effort over a decade ago with BuyRight. The Zinox Chairman tells Technology Times in an exclusive interview, ahead of the announcement of the Konga acquisition, […]

Minister’s complaint ‘sparked call masking crackdown’

Nigeria market lights up Lumos solar power devices

Solar power company Lumos Global says it last year recorded rapid growth in its alternative power devices in the Nigerian market. In 2017, Lumos more than doubled device sales from 2016, with total deployments reaching more than 73,000 systems in Nigeria at the end of December, the company announced. The company also more than doubled […]

Minister’s complaint ‘sparked call masking crackdown’