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Zambia announces plan to open smartphone factory in June 2024

Zambia’s minister of technology and science, Felix Mutati, has announced the country’s plans to open a smartphone factory by June 2024.

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Interswitch loses ₦30 billion to chargeback fraud, launches recovery process

Interswitch, the African payments and infrastructure giant, has lost as much as ₦30 billion after a system glitch allowed some

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Nigerian startup, Moove secures $20 million credit from British International Investment

Nigerian mobility fintech startup, Moove has secured a $20 million four-year structured credit from the British International Investment (BII), the

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MTN, NCC to launch 5G spectrum on August 24

The Nigerian Communication Commission and MTN Nigeria have announced the date for the rollout of 5G technology in Nigeria. This

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MTN, Airtel push Nigeria’s active mobile subscriptions to 204.2 million in May 2022

Active mobile subscriptions across the four GSM networks of MTN, Globacom, Airtel, and 9mobile rose to 204.2 million in May

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Netflix sacks 300 more employees as revenue slows

Less than two months after it sacked 150 staff, video streaming company, Netflix has laid off another 300 employees, which represents 3%

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From hawking dry fish to coding at Bloomberg: the story of a Nigerian first class graduate

Culled from TechCabal When Kemi*, 26, received a rejection email from Twitter about a software engineering role she’d applied to,

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Why Uzoma Dozie’s Sparkle had only Nigerian investors in $3.1m funding round

Sparkle, a mobile-based digital bank that provides a combination of financial, lifestyle, and business support services to Nigerians, on Thursday, announced a

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Flutterwave In Talks To Triple Valuation To $3 Billion

Flutterwave Inc., a Nigerian payments firm, is seeking fresh funding at a valuation of $3 billion or more, a figure

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Fintechs shun stock exchange for $876.5m funding overseas

    Despite the worth of Nigeria Exchange Limited (NGX), estimated to be in excess of N20 trillion, financial technology