Gadget financing company, M-Kopa launches in Abeokuta as part of its expansion plan

M-KOPA, a Kenyan startup that gives underbanked customers access to finance to acquire solar lighting, smartphones, TVs and domestic appliances has launched operations in Abeokuta, the capital of Ogun State, Nigeria. This development, which is part of its expansion plan into Nigeria, means M-KOPA is now present in three states: […]

Nigeria will have widest 5G coverage in Africa’- Danbatta says as MTN and MAFAB win 5G licences

MTN and MAFAB COMMUNICATIONS have emerged as the winners of the 5G spectrum auction conducted by the Federal Government at the Transcorp Hotel in Abuja A mock auction was carried out at the same venue to prepare the participants for the main event which was carried out successfully. The Nigerian Communications Commission […]

Africa No Filter and Meta announce a new fund to improve Virtual Reality in Africa’s storytelling

Africa No Filter, a narrative change organisation, and Meta have announced a partnership to launch “Future Africa: Telling Stories, Building Worlds” program, aimed at boosting the use of Virtual Reality in Africa’s storytelling. Supporting Extended Reality storytellers to develop new and compelling content about Africa, the program will provide grants […]