Author Archives: Loy Okezie

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This Fast-Paced Game Challenges Your Knowledge On Popular Topics From A Cultural Perspective

Just how much do you know about Nigerian food, music, Nollywood, fashion or political history? Well, this new fast-paced game, Union Vibe Quiz, from the guys at Maliyo Games, a gaming company based out of Lagos wants to let you think on your feet as it challenges your knowledge on popular topics from a cultural

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Africa-Focused Technology Logistics Company, ACE To Receive $2.6 Million USD In Funding

Africa Courier Express (ACE), formerly A-Post, a Nigeria-based and Africa-focused technology driven e-commerce logistics and warehousing firm has received funding of US$850,000 from Interswitch’s recently launched ePayment Growth Fund, as part of a $2.6 million USD investment that would enable the company expand across Africa.

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Meet The 8 African Startups To Compete At Seedstars World Final Competition

These startups cater to local problems, such as Poeyek’s specifically designed tablet for informal economies, Green Energy’s car and generator ready petrol derived from plastic waste and Lumkani’s smoke detector for slums or densely populated areas.

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Rocket Internet IPO: A Look At JUMIA’s Numbers In 2013

Now that Rocket Internet, the German-based venture builder with stakes in JUMIA, the leading e-commerce site in Africa, is preparing to go public on October 2, we got a hint to look into its financials and see what the numbers say about its largest operation in Africa, JUMIA.

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