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GSMA: Rising youth numbers to fuel mobile phone growth, Goodluck says

The rising youth population across sub-saharan Africa will drive mobile growth and retain its place as fastest-growing market on world telephony map, Akinwale Goodluck, Head of Sub-Saharan Africa, GSMA, says. “A new generation of youthful ‘digital natives’ across Sub-Saharan Africa are set to fuel customer growth and drive adoption of new mobile services that are […]

Xenophobia: Visafone Founder, Ovia, withdraws from World Economic Forum in South Africa

Xenophobia: Visafone Founder, Ovia, withdraws from World Economic Forum in South Africa

Mr. Jim Ovia, Founder of Visafone, has withrawn from the World Economic Forum Africa 2019, taking place in Cape Town, South Africa, to protest xenophobic attacks against Nigerians in South Africa. Ovia, who is also Founder/Chairman of Zenith Bank Plc took his exit from the international event to take a stance against poor security provided […]

GSMA: Rising youth numbers to fuel mobile phone growth, Goodluck says

#CVE2019: Nigeria’s biggest consumer tech festival holds December

Nigeria’s largest technology market hub, Ikeja Computer Village, will treat consumer technology lovers to five exciting days of cutting-edge technology innovation showcase at the Computer Village Expo 2019 (#CVE2019) holding December 10-14, in Lagos. Mrs Bisola Azeez Isokpehi, the Iyaloja of Ikeja Computer Village, who unveiled the #CVE2019 Event Plan Wednesday in Lagos says the […]

GSMA: Rising youth numbers to fuel mobile phone growth, Goodluck says

Xenophobia in South Africa: MTN Nigeria orders staff to ‘work from home’

MTN Nigeria says its employees should “work from home” following fears of local reprisal attacks on the largest mobile phone in the country. Technology Times learnt today that MTN Nigeria yesterday decided that the mobile phone company may become target of local reprisal attacks following xenophic attacks on Nigerians living in its home country, South […]

GSMA: Rising youth numbers to fuel mobile phone growth, Goodluck says