Market Updates

Andela CEO sees African techies solving ‘world most pressing problems’ amid $40m fundings

Africa’s technology talents are now positioned to provide solutions to the world’s most pressing, Jeremy Johnson, co-founder and CEO of Andela, has said amid fresh injection of $40 million into the technology company. “Over the past three years, we’ve helped prove to the world that brilliance is evenly distributed. It’s now time to prove that […]

Flashback | When Belo-Osagie admits ‘MTN cannot be beaten in Nigeria’

9Mobile VP, Dikko, bids good bye to phone company

Ibrahim Dikko, the Vice President of Regulatory and Corporate Affairs at 9Mobile is leaving the mobile phone company formerly called Etisalat Nigeria. Technology Times has learnt that Dikko’s has officially notified the new managers of 9Mobile, which has been taken over following indebtedness to a group of creditor banks, of his planned exit. The 9Mobile […]

Flashback | When Belo-Osagie admits ‘MTN cannot be beaten in Nigeria’

Computer Village Nigeria | What really makes this market tick?

It all started when the handful but sizeable hub of GSM phone mart formerly located at Ogunlana Drive in the heart of Surulere to the serene and docile environs of Otigba in Ikeja, the capital of Lagos State. Little did anyone realise that the market would assume the status of the largest information technology accessory […]

Flashback | When Belo-Osagie admits ‘MTN cannot be beaten in Nigeria’

National Identity | Nigeria crosses 21 million enrolment mark

Over 21 million Nigerians have been enrolled under the National Identity programme underway across the country. The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) confirmed this today in a statement made available to Technology Times that it achieved the 21,360, 000 enrolment mark at close of business on September 6, 2017. Engineer Aliyu Aziz, Director General/CEO at […]

Flashback | When Belo-Osagie admits ‘MTN cannot be beaten in Nigeria’

Nigeria | Regulator to ‘clear’ public sector’s ₦42.5b IT projects

Government agencies must obtain regulatory clearance for public sector IT projects totalling over ₦42.5 billion in the 2017 budget, Nigeria’s IT regulator has said. Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, Director General/CEO of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) said this today in a statement made available to Technology Times that it is now mandatory […]

Flashback | When Belo-Osagie admits ‘MTN cannot be beaten in Nigeria’