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‘My husband’s lovers harass me on phone’

A middle-aged woman, Toyin Akinode, has told an Oshodi Grade ‘B’ Customary Court that her husband’s girlfriends were always harassing her on the phone. Toyin, who got married to her husband, Taiwo Akinode, in 2007 said different ladies sent threat messages to her phone and would sometimes call her to leave her husband alone for […]

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MTN Business: ‘New iPad’, 3G Wireless Modem and Phones for SMEs

A new regime of enhanced business productivity at MTN Business is offering SMEs, iPad 3, 3G Wireless Modems and a range of phones to Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in Nigeria. To enjoy this offer, as an SME you have to sign up for MTN MyOffice package which is specifically designed to meet peculiar needs of Small and Medium businesses […]

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Nigeria Gets ICT Funding Firm

Buyright Africa, a new company  just launched in Nigeria aims to address the funding problem that stands in the way of greater ICT penetration across Nigeria by offering loans for the procurement of ICT projects. It appears to me though that they are also into consumer electronics products. Quite misleading their website.  BizTechAfrica

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Facebook’s IPO Roadshow : PHOTOS

The questions flying around in the air at Wall Street will be How much is Facebook really worth? Will Wall Street embrace the social network? Is founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg showing up at the roadshow? Is he going to wear a suit? For an answer to the last question, check out the latest photos of […]

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No Upgrade Path from BlackBerry 7 to 10 Says CEO

 If you’re a BlackBerry owner excited about the new OS, you’re going to have to get ready to invest in a new handset because RIM CEO Thorsten Heins confirmed once again this morning that the company has no upgrade path for existing BlackBerry 7 devices. Sad!  The Verge

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Next-Gen Social Entrepreneurs Wanted

The International Telecommunication Union has launched the second edition of its Young Innovators Competition, giving young, talented social entrepreneurs the opportunity to attend its key global networking and knowledge sharing event, ITU Telecom World 2012, and the chance to win funding, mentorship and ongoing support. The competition which is aimed at 18-25 year olds worldwide, calls for […]

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NIG makes 2 Internet Entrepreneurs Millionaires

Two Nigerian internet entrepreneurs at the weekend, emerged millionaires in the Nigerian Internet Group, NIG’s Internet for Job I4J competition. The winners Olusola Ajayi and Dr Tosin Oguntuase won N1million with project titles EFIKO and VaccAlert  respectively becoming instant millionaires because according to NIG, their proposals displayed creativity, innovation, enterpreneurial skills among other qualities. Read Full […]

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Glo Unites West Africa Operations with UNIWORLD Card

Second National operator, Globacom has introduced a new roaming package which will further unify three African countries, Nigeria, Gnana and Benin Republic. The service offers a uniform local tariff and allows the use of local Glo recharge cards in any of these three countries.  Vanguard

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MTN to Empower Three Entrepreneurs with N30m

Telecommunication giant, MTN has pledged to support three Nigerians with N30 million to start their businesses in a first -of-its kind initiative called the MTN Budding Entrepreneur Business Grant. The announcement came as MTN concluded its annual MTN’s leadership semina which which featured Dr. Farrah Gray, a young American businessman, investor, philanthropist, author, syndicated columnist, and motivational speaker. […]

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Encipher CEO Appointed To National ICT Policy Committee

Encipher’s Co-founder & CEO, Saheed Adepoju has been appointed to be part of the committee finalising the Nigeria’s National ICT Policy being chaired by the Honourable Minister of Communications Technology. Read Full Story Here »  TechLoy

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