Friday, October 18, 2019

Chiniki Guard, a Nigerian startup wins $10,000 at GITEX

Chiniki Guard, the innovation of Mr Abdulhakim Bashir emerged the best in AI startup Category at the 2019 Golf Information Technology Exhibition (GITEX) in Dubai. GITEX is an annual biggest global technology gathering in the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia, with the theme: “Synergising the Mind and Technology Economy.” Interestingly, Chiniki Guard is...

Facebook and Teleperformance to open Business Operating Center in Nigeria

Facebook in partnership with Teleperformance has announced the opening of its first Small Business Group (SBG) Operations Centre in Lagos, Nigeria, which will provide outsourced support to all English speaking advertisers across Sub-Saharan Africa.Basically, the centre will support advertisers across the region through its Advocacy, Community & Education (ACE) programme, which aims to build engaged communities who...

Prof. Bode on LUTH ‘s growing reputation

Professor Bode is a distinguished Paediatric Surgeon who hails from Ejigbo, Osun State. He obtained his MBCHB at the University of Ife (then Obafemi Awolowo University) in 1980 and tutored as a surgeon in LUTH from 1982-1990. He became a Fellow of the West African College of Surgeons as well as Fellow of the National Postgraduate...

Piggybank encourages Nigerians to save money

A recently developed Nigerian fintech start-up publicly declares it's successful ability to raise over a $1.1M seed Fundraise to kick start its online savings platform popularly known as Piggybank.ng.With a powerful combination of business-minded people like  Somto Ifezue, Odunayo Eweniyi and Joshua Chibueze Piggybank.ng came to. They came up with a way of tackling a problem...

Lori E-Logistics Startup expands to Nigeria

Kenyan e-Logistics company, Lori, has officially announced its expansion to Nigeria in a bid to cement its footprint across Africa. The company, which is the largest e-logistics service provider in East Africa, launched in Kenya in 2016 to seamlessly connect cargo owners to transport in frontier markets. Over the past 10 months, Lori has...

Nigerian Engineer Igwemezie wins 500m contract in Iraq

Jude Igwemezie,Nigerian Engineer,wins $500 million contract to build a monorail network in Iraq.https://mymediaafrica.com/category/tech/ He heads TransGlobim International, the engineering company that won the bid. The company is to construct “a viable rail transportation network” for the city of Najaf. The network will connect three Islamic holy and historic mosques in Imam Ali, Kufa and...

businesses you can start with little or no capital in nigeria

There is a saying that if you can’t fly, run, if you can’t run, walk, if you can’t walk, crawl, just make sure you are moving. This therefore is applicable in the journey of becoming an entrepreneur. The truth is, all what matters is the length of the vision and the strength of the focus. In...

Netflix Could Crash 70% – Experts

The online video company - Netflix has for the first time ever, this quarter lost hundreds of thousands of American subscribers making the stock tumble more than 11% on the news. Last quarter wasn’t enough blow, the online video company added only 2.7 million subscribers worldwide, less than half the number it...

Stock Market Falls; Arnault, Zuckerberg, others loose close to $23B

It's a bad time in 2019 for Stock Market, and some of the world’s richest people took the biggest hit as 18 billionaires witnessed their net worth drop by about  $1 billion on Monday. Stocks declined as a result of China's devaluation of  its currency to its lowest level against the dollar following President Donald...

Malaysian Blockchain to Secure $30 Million in Funding.

Belfrics, Malaysian-based Blockchain startup with global network of digital asset as well as Blockchain solutions is looking to raise US$30 million through 1st round funding. This is due to the company’s successful start-up of Belrium, the world's first KYC compliant Blockchain to addresses Know-Your-Client issue. Furthermore, it recently released its...

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