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14 Dec
The quest to accelerate digital transformation in Nigeria received a major boost with the formal launch of Liquid Intelligent Technologies in Lagos recently.
13 Dec
In this interview, Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer, Sendchamp, Goodness Kayode, explains how the start-up is helping companies to communicate with their customers using multiple platforms. Can you tell us about yourself and your company? My name is Goodness Kayode, Co-founder and CEO of Sendchamp. I am a software engineer.  Damilola Olotu and I started…
9 Dec
A startup firm, Cardify Africa, has introduced a new platform where Nigerians will be able to use crypto to pay airtime bill, mobile data bill, electricity bill, and other types of bills. The startup in a statement by its marketing assistant, Yemisi Solaja, said Nigerians no longer need to first convert their funds into fiat…
9 Dec
Virtual influencers are computer-generated, digital characters made with graphic design tools. Following the creation of their social media profiles, these characters have amassed sizable fan bases across numerous platforms. The characters are created to be "human-like" and have their own personalities, interests, and distinctive attributes, much like fictional story characters do. This makes it possible…
8 Dec
TECNO’s premium sub-brand, PHANTOM, launched its new flagship PHANTOM X2 Series, including the world’s first smartphone to feature a retractable portrait lens comparable to a professional camera. Unveiled at the TECNO Flagship Product Launch 2022 event in Dubai, the PHANTOM X2 Series, which comprises PHANTOM X2 Pro 5G and PHANTOM X2 5G, marks the brand’s bold entrance into the high-end global smartphone market with a host of groundbreaking features and outstanding performance. 
8 Dec
Finance professionals must access high-quality data and information on emerging trends to deliver timely and insightful research, maintaining their competitive advantage. According to McKinsey & Company, over 60% of financial companies have embedded at least one AI capability in their operations to continue providing high-quality services. Voice tone intelligence has recently been making its mark…
8 Dec
With the rise of new technologies that enhance various aspects of the economy and workforce, investors are keenly looking for investment opportunities to improve their portfolios and guarantee good returns. One of the fastest-growing innovations is now the centre of many investors' attention as the technology that succeeds beyond the hype and online trends. Artificial…
8 Dec
The Internet and social media have completely changed our existences, also bringing about significant changes in the way we approach our daily lives. The way we recount our experiences, through social media, is completely different from before, and it is likely to evolve again, bringing with it other changes that will again disrupt our daily…
7 Dec
Nigerian Communications Commission’s Computer Security Incident Response Team (NCC-CSIRT) has warned about potential harm of taking part in the ‘Invisible Challenge’ on short-form video hosting service, TikTok, saying it exposes devices to information-stealing malware.
2 Dec
Technology has given us easy access to information, communication tools, and transacting platforms. The Internet is at your fingertips for finding out almost anything you want to know. In addition to using the internet for entertainment, you can also use it for business and academic purposes. With every new discovery of what the internet can…
1 Dec
Ahead of the second licensing round for the Fifth-Generation (5G) network launch in Nigeria, ADEYEMI ADEPETUN, in this piece, writes on issues around the exercise
1 Dec
In a bid to verify authentic waste pickers in Lagos and curb criminalities, the Association of Scrap and waste Pickers of Lagos (ASWOL) has captured no fewer than 3700 registered waste pickers on its newly launched website.    The association’s president, Comrade Friday Oku, stated this at the unveiling of the website during the Nigerian…


7 mins ago
An articulated truck conveying a 20ft container fell on a commercial bus at Ojuelegba, Lagos on Sunday killing nine persons. Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, Permanent Secretary, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) said the truck lost control while ascending a bridge. “Upon arrival at the scene, a truck conveying a 20ft container was found to have…
19 mins ago
There is a certain reaction people get when they mention that they exist on a couple of online dating sites. It’s that kind of look you give to a potential serial killer, the one who tells you in a moment of unsolicited confidence he enjoys killing cats and dismembering them. Yes, that: The look of…
38 mins ago
Electricity consumers in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), have decried the increase in tariff by the Electricity Distribution Companies (Discos). According to them, the increase is unjustifiable. The consumers who spoke to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Sunday, said that DisCos had increased tariff payable for power across the country without…
41 mins ago
No fewer than 11 people were burnt to death on Sunday on Soka bridge, Ore, on the Ore-Benin expressway in Odigbo Local Government Area of Ondo State. Mr Sikiru Alonge, the Unit Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Ore Unit told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that a trailer had a head-on collision with…
46 mins ago
The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has arrested 47 Point of Sale ( POS) agents in Abuja for conducting the business on the streets and at other unapproved places.