The Zinox Chairman and serial digital entrepreneur, Leo Stan Ekeh.
“Our founders had a vision for a greater Nigeria but only a technological disruption will take the nation to the next level.”The statement above – succinct and thought-provoking – represents one of the driving motivations behind the lofty ambitions of Nigeria’s tech giant, Zinox Technologies Ltd. which featured prominently in a brand new television commercial released by the company last week.
HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, today announced four new additions to its award-winning portfolio of Android smartphones – Nokia 8 Sirocco, Nokia 7 Plus, new Nokia 6 and Nokia 1. Delivering all the craftsmanship expected from a Nokia phone, each new smartphone offers durability and reliability as standard, with the range setting new benchmarks in materials and design.
Companies generate massive amounts of data, and this will rise exponentially as new computers and sensors are connected to the system.
HP has worked with local Nigerian authorities to close down a large-scale international counterfeiting operations in Lagos. As part of the raid, there were several large seizures in the Lagos and Abuja regions in shops, warehouses and at manufacturing sites. The Nigerian officials were able to seize 142,000 illegal items, which were primarily components for manufacturing counterfeit toner and ink cartridges.
Leo Stan Ekeh, the Zinox Group
The Zinox Group has reportedly concluded the acquisition of e-commerce powerhouse, Konga after successfully rounding off months of long-drawn negotiations with major investors, Naspers and AB Kinnevik in a landmark development that will expectedly provide employment opportunities for thousands of Nigerians and reposition Konga for a greater share of the e-commerce market in Nigeria and beyond.
The Executive Vice Chairman, Nigerian Communications Commission, Prof. Umaru Garba Danbatta, has restated that the Commission will not rest on its oars in ensuring that subscribers gets affordable and accessible broadband services at a price, in line with international best practices.
.Funke Opeke, Chief Executive Officer of MainOne
MainOne West Africa’s leading communications Services Company and operator of the premier Tier III Data Center, has announced its official listing by Microsoft as an ExpressRoute Connectivity Provider for Nigeria.
Creative Media Works, operating as BBM Messenger, has partnered with Uber, the world’s largest on-demand ride-sharing company, to launch the Uber ride-on-demand service within BBM Messenger.
Many African countries have made significant progress towards creating an Internet sector, with broad reforms that focus on increasing broadband availability. There have been further successes within countries in developing online platforms, fostering growth of local companies and increasing the incentive to go online– says a new report launched today by the Internet Society a global non-profit dedicated to ensuring the open development, evolution and use of the Internet.
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) is set to issue a directive to telecommunications operators to give 14 days’ window to subscribers to enable them roll over their unused data.Executive Vice Chairman of NCC, Prof. Umar Danbatta, said this in a statement in Lagos.