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Interswitch reportedly in talks to acquire Konga
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Interswitch reportedly in talks to acquire Konga

Reliable sources within the financial services and fintech sector claim Interswitch is in talks to acquire Konga, one of Nigeria’s major eCommerce site. According to sources, the acquisition has reached an advanced stage with Naspers and Kinnevik AB, two of the major investors in Konga whose investment has not yielded […]

Nigerian startup Tizeti, gets USD2.1 million funding
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Nigerian startup Tizeti, gets USD2.1 million funding

Nigerian startup, Tizeti, which focuses on development of solar powered WiFi towers with its Wifi.com.ng service, announced that it had secured USD2.1 million in funding through US-based Y Combinator from several investors. The company operates widely as a “Comcast for Africa”, builds and operates solar-powered towers to provide reliable and […]

Why you need to attend Hackgrowth with design
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Why you need to attend Hackgrowth with design

On the 17th of JUne, 2017, some of the best user experience, UX, experts and enthusiasts will be attending Hackgrowth with design. Hachkgrowth 2.0 is an event created to showcase how startups can leverage intuitive and data-driven design achitectecture gain huge traction. Here are three compelling reasons why you need […]

VoguePay moves office within Ikeja
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VoguePay moves office within Ikeja

VoguePay, one of the major online payment processors said it has moved its office from its 70C Allen Avenue Ikeja to 33A, Abba Johnson Crescent, Akora Estate, Off Adeniyi Jones, Ikeja, Lagos. The move is connected to its growth and team build up. Wole Ogunlade, Head, Social Media & Strategy, […]