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Tecno owners lead Nigeria, African smartphone market, IDC says

Transsion Holding, owners of four phone brands including Tecno, has emerged the leader in the African smartphone, including Nigeria, according to the latest insights from International Data Corporation (IDC). Transsion Holdings, formerly known as Tecno Telecom Limited, emerged the smartphone market leader beating popular Samsung during thesecond quarter of this year (Q2 2018) the global […]

Nigeria within radar of VueTel $1.2m telecoms plan

VueTel, a provider of advanced services for telecommunications based on artificial intelligence and machine learning says it is investing $1.2 million to tap Nigerian market for international wholesale and voice data services. VueTel based in US counts Nigeria alongside Ghana, and other African market where it expects to expand its international wholesale and voice data […]

African Girls Can CODE wants to check gender divide

The African Girls Can CODE Initiative (AGCCI) has been launched to help bridge the gender divide by encouraging girls and young women across Africa to take up careers in the information and communication technology (ICT) sector. ITU and UN Women, in collaboration with the African Union Commission announced the launch African Girls Can CODE, a four-year […]

Nigerians are ‘buying more personal computing devices’ 

Nigeria recorded strong year-on-year growth in by Q2 2018 in demand for personal computing devices (PCD) ranging from desktops, notebooks, workstations and tablets according to International Data Corporation (IDC). Nigeria is one of the countries that defied the fall in shipments recorded in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) where the global technology research and […]