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Efritin online classified site might be shutting down
Tech

Efritin online classified site might be shutting down

Efritin, one of the most popular online classified sites might be shutting down its operations in Nigeria. There is a likelihood that Efritin might just be restructuring its operations to ensure it runs a leaner operations. Whichever way, all these are still speculations. The company has not made any comment […]

Heavy-Laden Naspers is Expected to Outperform
Global

Heavy-Laden Naspers is Expected to Outperform

Will Africa’s largest digital media company, Naspers Limited outperform the stressed African tech, media and Internet business market? You will get answers to this thorny question by tomorrow. Naspers will be releasing its financials for the third quarter of the year by tomorrow. All hands are deck to see what […]

Naspers Sells Allegro For USD3.253 Billion
Tech

Naspers Sells Allegro For USD3.253 Billion

Naspers, the parent company of DSTV and majority owners of Konga, OLX and Wechat has announced that it has sold-off Poland-based Allegro Group for USD3.253 billion. In statement made available to PageOne Startup Desk, Naspers dsiclosed that it sold its 100% equity stake in Allegro to which includes both Allegro.pl and Ceneo.pl, to […]

Key Learnings From The Naspers Mobile Summit
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Key Learnings From The Naspers Mobile Summit

Every year we host the Naspers Mobile Summit, an invitation-only event for around 120 team leaders from across the globe. We bring together colleagues in areas like mobile engineering, UX/design, product management and marketing/growth from companies like OLX, Flipkart,PayU, ShowMax and redBus. One of the best things about working for […]

Afrimalin Plans To Take On OLX In Francophone Africa
Startups

Afrimalin Plans To Take On OLX In Francophone Africa

After successfully floating Ozaremit, Ibrahima Soumano is cooking- Afrimalin, his second venture take on one of the biggest tech companies in Africa. On the 15th of September 2016, Ibrahima Soumano will be launching Afrimalin.com, an online classified site ‘for individuals and professionals in Francophone Africa:Senegal, Ivory Coast, Cameroon, Guinea Conakry, Mali, Benin, Burkina […]

WeChat Leaves Nigeria For South Africa
Startups

WeChat Leaves Nigeria For South Africa

WeChat has not found it funny since it entered Nigeria. Naspers, the parent company of Tencent, owners of WeChat have decided to pack and leave Nigeria for South Africa. The messaging app has been struggling to withstand competition directly posed by Facebook’s WhatsApp and the BlackBerry Messenger. While WeChat had […]