GMail SMS Now Open To Nigeria, Kenya And Ghana: How To Setup In 5 Steps

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Google has announced via its Google Africa Blog that it has opened GMail SMS to Nigeria, Kenya and Ghana on all mobile telecom operators. GMail SMS works on…

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BlackBerry Curve 9320 Review

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

  It’s almost two weeks since I made the BlackBerry Curve 9320 my primary phone. Here’s a review of the smartphone, split into parts so you can pick…

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Mobile Browsing Continues To Eclipse Desktop Browsing In Nigeria For 9 Months [STATS]

Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Last year, we reported that  mobile web browsing in Nigeria overtook desktop browsing for an entire month. It’s been 9 months since we’ve been tracking the numbers and…

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Nigeria Now Has Over 100 Million Active Phones[STATS]

Wednesday, July 4, 2012
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Latest statistics from the Nigerian Communications Commision(NCC) show that Nigeria has crossed the 100 million mark in number of active phone lines. Mobile Telcos MTN, Glo, Airtel and…

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Samsung Officially Launches Galaxy S III In Nigeria

Monday, June 25, 2012
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Samsung’s Galaxy S III was eventually launched in Nigeria at a Friday event at The Palms, Lekki and Ikeja Mall.  According to  a picture on Samsung Nigeria’s Facebook…

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Sabunta Goes Live: Nigeria’s Latest Online Fashion Store

Saturday, June 9, 2012
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As we reported earlier, online fashion store, Sabunta has launched. Offering a large collection of shoes, clothes and fashion accesories to the Nigerian online market. Sabunta is Rocket…

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Google Joins Nigeria to Mourn Dana Air Crash Victims

Wednesday, June 6, 2012
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Google joined Nigeria to mourn the victims of the Dana Air crash with a black ribbon on its Nigerian homepage. The black ribbon reads: “In remembrance of the…

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iROKOtv Now Integrates With Facebook’s Open Graph: Shares What You’re Watching

Thursday, May 31, 2012

iROKOtv has launched a new integration of its service with Facebook’s Open Graph. At its launch, the movie watching service allowed users sign in via Facebook. Now any…

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Even More Exclusive: Rocket Internet To Open Online Clothing Store In Lagos

Tuesday, May 8, 2012

We’ve got news that Rocket Internet, one of Europe’s largest incubator companies, is opening an online fashion goods store in Nigeria. The store will be called Sabunta and…

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Efiko, BudgIT, Receive N1Million Grant From Nigeria Internet Group

Thursday, May 3, 2012

Efiko is on a roll. After winning CC-Hub’s Tech-In-Ed hackathon and raising additional $5000 funding from the Tony Elumelu Foundation, Efiko is one of the winners on the…

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