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AfriOne Limited launches smartphone assembly plant in Lagos

AfriOne Limited launches smartphone assembly plant in Lagos

Information Technology and Services company, AfriOne Limited has launched a smartphone assembly plant in Lagos for the production of contemporary ICT devices and accessories. The assembly plant, described as a technological breakthrough and precedent for the company and for Nigeria, houses state-of-the-art equipment to aid the company in its quest for churning out quality locally

On August 8, some Nairobians will cast their votes via drones

August 8, 2017 is General Elections Day in Kenya and most citizens will be heading out to the polls to cast their votes for whoever it is they want to rule them for the next five years. A few will however cast their votes using drones from the comfort of their homes. Nairobi-based on-demand door-to-door

MainOne’s SME-in-a-Box coverage area in Lagos expands

Leading provider of telecom services and network solutions for businesses in West Africa, MainOne has announced the coverage area of SME-in-a-Box in Lagos has extended. The all-in-one telecoms solution for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Nigeria is now live in the Yaba, Surulere, Victoria Island, Ikoyi and Marina areas of Lagos. The coverage extension

Porsche Design Huawei Mate 9 to launch in Nigeria next year

Huawei, a leading technology Innovator and premium smartphone company, has partnered luxury lifestyle brand, Porsche Design to launch a smartphone described as the “Dream Machine” Known as Porsche Design Huawei Mate 9, the smartphone comes with seamless curved edges, a graphite finish and stylish color combined with the latest technology. It spots the high performing

Orange, ENGIE to deploy solar kits in three African countries

Orange and ENGIE have announced plan to deploy nearly 1,000 solar kits in several villages in rural areas in Senegal, Côte d’Ivoire and Cameroon. This plan is in furtherance of an agreement signed by both parties in 2015 to collaborate on ways to develop the electrification of rural areas and to optimize the supply of electricity to

TECNO’s Phantom 6 & 6+ are now available for pre-order

The Phantom 6 and Phantom 6 Plus, which were launched by TECNO, a leading mobile phone maker for emerging markets, over the weekend are now available for pre-order. Pssssst!! The Phantom 6 and 6+ are now available for pre-order in select locations nationwide! #PhantomLaunchPreorder — TECNO Mobile Nigeria (@TECNOMobileNG) September 26, 2016 Both devices,

TECNO finally launches the Phantom 6 & 6 Plus

After the theatrics some days ago, TECNO, a leading manufacturer of high-end smartphones and feature phones for emerging markets, has launched the Phantom 6 & 6 Plus, its next flagship devices. Introducing our Beauty and the Beast once again: TECNO Phantom 6 and Phantom 6 Plus. #TECNOPhantomLaunch — TECNO Mobile Nigeria (@TECNOMobileNG) September 25,

Snapchat changes name to Snap, outs sunglasses with camera

Evan Spiegel, co-founder & CEO of Snapchat Inc, which developed Snapchat, a photo and video messaging app, has announced a change in the company’s name. Snapchat Inc. will now do business/trade as Snap Inc. (Wall Street take note), which is simply described as “a camera company.” Just setting up my Twitter. #myfirstTweet — Snap Inc. (@Snap)

TECNO to launch a beautiful, and beast-like device ‘soon’

This post has been updated TECNO, a leading manufacturer of high-end smartphones and feature phones for emerging markets, will be launching two new devices into the Nigerian market ‘soon’. In a series of lovey dovey tweets two days back that looked like its Twitter account has been hacked, TECNO announced the devices – Phantom 6

American Automaker, Ford to begin shipping self-driving cars from 2021

If someone had told you 10 years ago —  even five years ago — that a major American car company would announce the mass production of a vehicle with no steering wheel, you would have said they were crazy. Yeah, as crazy as it seems, renowned automaker, Ford says it’s going to deliver self-driving cars

MiDCOM Group launches mobile phones for the African market

MiDCOM Group, a diverse conglomerate operating across East Africa, West Africa and the Middle-East, has announced the launch of a range of mobile phones targeted at the African market. Known as FERO, it comes in 16 different models, from entry-level feature phones through to sophisticated premium smartphones targeting the top end of the market. The