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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 […]

Nigeria’s undersea cables boosted banks’ exports by 7.8%, report says

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 […]

5G: MTN, Ericsson win award as CEO calls for speedy rollout in wake of COVID-19

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 […]

Gorilla eyes $5.6tr stakes in African expansion plan