TECH STARTUP

Nigeria’s CcHUB fully acquires Kenya’s iHub

Nigeria’s Co-creation Hub (CcHUB) has announced the acquisition of Kenya’s iHub. This is the first time in Africa that a technology hub is acquiring another. Arguably two of Africa’s most reputable and impactful technology hubs, CcHUB and iHub, will now come under one management in this landmark move. Although the cost of the acquisition remains undisclosed, Techpoint has confirmed that it’s a full acquisition. iHub’s team … Continue reading Nigeria’s CcHUB fully acquires Kenya’s iHub

Market report

Africa: Nigeria Retains Leadership of Africa’s Mobile Phone Market

Lagos — Nigeria has remained Africa’s largest smartphone market in Q2 2019 followed by South Africa and Egypt, the latest figures by International Data Corporation (IDC) has revealed. Nigeria and South Africa saw smartphone shipments increase 3.6 per cent and 0.2 per cent respectively, while Egypt had 18.0 per cent quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) growth after the market shrunk considerably in Q1 2019 due to the introduction … Continue reading Africa: Nigeria Retains Leadership of Africa’s Mobile Phone Market

West Africa: Ghana Beats Nigeria in Rice Contest

Ghana beat Nigeria to win the Onga Jollof Battle which came off in Accra on Saturday. The initiative by food seasoning brand Onga, under Promasidor Ghana Limited, was aimed at settling a long standing debate on social media, regarding which country prepares the best jollof. At the end of a very interesting battle, the judges ruled in favour of the Ghanaian, Chef Sika Mortoo who … Continue reading West Africa: Ghana Beats Nigeria in Rice Contest

Fashion

CELEBRATING NIGERIAN FASHION

Nigeria is one of the most celebrated countries when it comes to fashion, simply because Nigerians take pride in their culture and fuse it with modern wear to create extraordinary looks. Unlike other African countries where African wear is usually reserved for special occasions, in Nigeria, every day is Africa day. Here are 3 reason why we love Nigerian fashion:The bold prints and patternsIt’s almost as … Continue reading CELEBRATING NIGERIAN FASHION