Poor financial literacy is responsible for the gap in Nigeria’s financial inclusion
Omilola Oshikoya International is a wealth and finance advisory, training and coaching company founded in 2015 by Africa’s wealth connoisseur, Omilola Oshikoya. Recently launching the Tech World of Finance under Wofin Tech Limited, a subsidiary, she talks to TOBI AWODIPE on what WOFIN is all about and how it can help reduce the financial inclusion…
Uber and Lori Systems partner with TechCabal on Transport, Logistics & Mobility Townhall
TechCabal’s Mobility Townhall will bring together the most knowledgeable and influential transportation entrepreneurs, investors and policymakers at Zone Tech Park, Gbagada Expressway, Lagos to explore, discuss and define the activity in Africa’s mobility sector, the challenges and what the future holds. The event holds on the 27th of September, 2019 at 9:00 am.
Uber driver faces N12m theft charge
An Uber driver, Richmond Temple, who was allegedly in possession of N12 million worth of church equipment, on Thursday appeared before an Igbosere Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State.
My experience With Uber In Nigeria
My experience of using Uber in Lagos was an eye-opener on how some Passengers/Riders are scammed especially if payment is made by debit/credit card. I fell a victim to some unscrupulous Uber Drivers as all my trips were automatically paid for via debit card I registered on my Uber account.
Uber unveils Greenlight hub in Benin
The launch, which witnessed the presence of State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, came on the back of Uber officially launching operations in the capital city.
5 Apps Every Woman Should Have
Your smartphone can do a whole lot more than you imagine. It can do more than just share photo updates on Instagram or keep up with the gossip on Twitter. With the right apps, your smartphone can be a life-changer. Here are 5 essential apps that every woman should have: Clue Clue is an easy…
Lagos to partner Uber on water transportation
Lagos State deputy governor Obafemi Hamzat Thursday disclosed that the government is in negotiating a partnership with Uber on water transportation. Hamzat, who represented the governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, made the disclosure at the 4th Traffic Radio Lecture Series themed 'Lagos beyond roads; The intermodal transport option' in Ikeja. "On our waterways, we are working on…
Uber to launch boat taxis in traffic-congested Lagos
Uber Technology Inc. is planning to launch its boat business in Lagos, Nigeria’s commercial capital and biggest city, to beat traffic congestion. The ride-hailing service company is in talks with the Lagos State government and regulatory authorities to start Uber Boats services on its waterways, Uber’s Chief Business Officer Brooks Entwistle said Thursday in an…
Facebook, others float new blockchain technology, Libra
Social media platform, Facebook has floated its own cryptocurrency, named Libra. Unveiled in the USA, yesterday, the take-off, according to the social network founded by Mark Zuckerberg is to hold by 2020. The American firm is reported to have ploughed up to $1 billion (£800 million) on the project, with more spending envisaged. Facebook’s cryptocurrency push…
Fourteen injured after Japan driverless train goes wrong way
Fourteen passengers were injured after an driverless five-car train in suburban Tokyo went in the wrong direction and crashed into a buffer stop, Japanese police said Sunday. Local media reported that some injuries -- the first resulting from an accident involving an automated train in 30 years -- appeared to be serious but non-life-threatening. The…