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New Konga CEO resumes today, asked to conquer e-Commerce Africa

The new owners of Konga have asked Nick Imudia, the new CEO of the e-commerce company to take the African number one spot. The new CEO of Konga resumed duty Monday after he was hired by Zinox Technologies, the Nigerian technology group founded by Nigerian businessman, Leo Stan Ekeh, that closed the acquisition deal of […]

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Microsoft launches cheap Nokia 130

Microsoft Devices Group today unveiled the Nokia 130, a mobile phone designed to introduce millions of people to new digital experiences. The affordable mobile phone is priced at a suggested retail price before local taxes and subsidies of N4,150. It features a built-in video player, music player with up to 46 hours continuous playback on […]

Buhari asked to use tech against Nigeria’s security challenges

Microsoft to drop Nokia brand name

Microsoft will drop the Nokia brand name, the software giant has said though it is yet to decide on how to rebrand its newly-acquired mobile division. Microsoft’s acquisition of Nokia’s Devices and Services business had been completed, ending months of approvals and negotiations. Stephen Elop, Executive Vice President of Microsoft’s Devices Group dropped this hint […]

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Microsoft completes acquisition of Nokia unit

Microsoft Corporation has announced completion of the deal to acquire Nokia Devices and Services business. The acquisition, which has been approved by Nokia shareholders and governmental regulatory agencies around the world, marks the first step in bringing the two businesses together as one team. The acquisition process, which was announced in September, 2013, costs about […]

Buhari asked to use tech against Nigeria’s security challenges