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About The Smart-City Lagos Plan
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About The Smart-City Lagos Plan

For many reasons, Akinwunmi Ambode, the executive governor of Lagos, seems to be doing, signing and saying the right things that interests many of us. From his light up Lagos projects, Fourth Mainland Bridge and now Smart City Project; Ambode seems to be the most bullish city manager in Nigeria. […]

Microsoft Is Buying LinkedIn For USD26.2 Billion
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Microsoft Is Buying LinkedIn For USD26.2 Billion

This is a big deal that is about to be closed. Microsoft is planning to buy LinkedIn in a USD 26.2 billion deal. According to sources at Bloomberg, “Microsoft will pay $196 per share in an all-cash transaction, including LinkedIn’s net cash, a 49.5 percent premium to LinkedIn’s closing price […]

MTN Mobile TV: The Kudos, The Pros and Cons
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MTN Mobile TV: The Kudos, The Pros and Cons

Less than a year ago, MTN, Nigeria’s largest mobile carrier by subscriber base and revenue*, announced that it has received a broadcast licence from the National Broadcasting Commission, NBC for NGN 34 billion. The company has just launched- MTN Mobile TV It seems the company is ramping up its efforts […]