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The new NIPOST charges on Delivery Businesses

The new NIPOST charges on Delivery Businesses

NIPOST, the managers of our good old “Post Office” recently released a memo that might change how delivery businesses run. The memo list new license fees that logistic companies must pay in order to run…
BoltRecharge Buy Airtime, Data and Pay Bills Online

BoltRecharge Buy Airtime, Data and Pay Bills Online

You have most likely paid bills online before or purchased airtime on the internet. There are 10s or even 100s of online bill payment platforms out there and its ok to feel like: “oh! another…
PS5, Xbox oneX, Switch or PC; Who will boss 2020/2021

PS5, Xbox oneX, Switch or PC; Who will boss 2020/2021

Rumours and leaks of Sony’s next-generation PlayStation the PS 5 is very hot now. Recently in-game clips of the PS5 was released. There is a lot of excitement about the upcoming PS5. Microsoft is also…
COVID-19: Huge rise in MTN data sales figure for Q1 2020

COVID-19: Huge rise in MTN data sales figure for Q1 2020

Nigeria’s leading mobile network provider MTN, experienced a huge rise in data sales for the first quarter of 2020. Compared to the same period in 2019 when the telecom giant recorded 46.6bn Naira, in Q1…
Apple is making ARM-based Macbooks and what that means

Apple is making ARM-based Macbooks and what that means

Apple is working on some new Mac devices that will be powered by Apple’s own in-house ARM-based processors. According to rumours, we could be seeing ARM Mac devices in 2021. ARM processors are custom device…
6E the New Super Fast WiFi Rolling out in 2020

6E the New Super Fast WiFi Rolling out in 2020

Today the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted to open up a plot of spectrum in 6GHz band for unlicensed use. Current WiFi broadcasts at 2.4GHz and 5GHz. With WiFi 6E, devices will broadcast at 6GHz…
WeAreTogether.ng: Independent CrowdSourced Stimulus Package for people affected by the COVID-19 lockdown

WeAreTogether.ng: Independent CrowdSourced Stimulus Package for people affected by the COVID-19 lockdown

Tech startups are stepping up to do something about the financial stress that the lockdown due to COVID-19 might be causing. WeAreTogether.ng is offering up-to 10,000 Naira to people who apply for stimulus package on…
iPhone SE 2020 Specs, Price and Thoughts

iPhone SE 2020 Specs, Price and Thoughts

In 2016 Apple introduced the first generation of iPhone SE. It had a 4.0″ display, 16GB of internal storage and 2GB of RAM for $399 (about 150,000 Naira) at release. Earlier this week the 2nd…
Meet the young Benue hardware Developers that Built a Solar powered Ventilator to support COVID-19 Fight

Meet the young Benue hardware Developers that Built a Solar powered Ventilator to support COVID-19 Fight

Joseph Orya, Joshua Ichor and Jude Iorfa built a solar-powered ventilator from their room in Makurdi, the Benue State capital. Their mission is to design a ventilator that can be built with common components and…
Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) Grant 2020 Cancelled

Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) Grant 2020 Cancelled

Just as the title says, the 2020 (6th edition) Tony Elumelu Foundation grant, TEF 2020 has been cancelled. The cancellation is not unrelated to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. TEF grant provides 1000 African entrepreneurs with…