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Jumia, Facebook team up to empower Nigeria's SMEs

Jumia, Facebook team up to empower Nigeria's SMEs

Companies introduce free training to local sellers.

Solar-based ISP rolls out 4G LTE in Nigeria

Solar-based ISP rolls out 4G LTE in Nigeria

Tizeti plans to extend the network to major cities and the rest of West Africa in 2020.

Nigeria's young tech workers under threat

Nigeria's young tech workers under threat

Business tech leaders respond to what they claim growing number of incidents of intimidation by anti-robbery squad members.

Dutch tech talent firm Tunga opens new office in Lagos

Dutch tech talent firm Tunga opens new office in Lagos

Start-up features a network of over 300 African software developers across Egypt, Nigeria and Uganda.

Nigeria unveils spectrum frequencies for 5G licensing

Nigeria unveils spectrum frequencies for 5G licensing

Nigerian Communications Commission details country's ambition.

SIM re-registration limits MTN Nigeria’s base growth

SIM re-registration limits MTN Nigeria's base growth

Mandatory process results in 0.6-million active subscribers disconnected.

Truecaller denies Nigerian govt's privacy breach claims

Truecaller denies Nigerian govt's privacy breach claims

App service responds to allegations and Nigeria's intention to investigate its service.

Nigerians slam latest e-commerce taxes

Nigerians slam latest e-commerce taxes

Government announces new measures to offset decline in income from crude oil.

SAP Africa Code Week reaches Northern Nigeria

SAP Africa Code Week reaches Northern Nigeria

Hundreds of teachers in Niger and Taraba States receive digital skills training.

Nigeria blocks MTN's proposed USSD access charge

Nigeria blocks MTN's proposed USSD access charge

Communications Minister seeks full briefing and directive can still be reversed.

Concern over Nigeria's plan to reform broadcast industry

Concern over Nigeria's plan to reform broadcast industry

Digital rights advocacy groups are concerned over potential to curtail online freedom.