Mobile devices firm, AfriOne, plans expansion into African market
A Nigeria mobile devices and laptop manufacturing company, AfriOne, has said that it plans to start the exportation of its gadgets to other African countries.
NITDA boss commends AfriOne, promises FG support
The Director-General, National Information Technology Developmental Agency (NITDA), Isa Ibrahim Pantami has commended AfriOne for its innovation and contribution to technology development in Nigeria. "I commend you for all that you are doing and I want to use this opportunity to thank you for investing in Nigeria," Patanmi said during a supervision visit to AfriOne…
Shittu visits AfriOne, promises FG's patronage of local technology firms
The Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, has said that Federal Government is working to discourage the country’s technology market from becoming a dumping ground for inferior overseas products.He said the government was also planning to ensure local technology firms are strengthened.
Phone maker taps Nigerian demand for low-cost smartphones
A smartphone manufacturer has set up its first factory in Nigeria’s commercial hub of Lagos to provide Africa’s biggest mobile market with low-cost smartphones amid an economic recession. AfriOne’s devices, using the Android operating system, will cost from 29,000 naira ($92) to 33,000 naira, targeting middle-income buyers in a country of about 180 million people,…