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JUMIA, Infinix and MTN Are Teaming Up To Launch The ‘Next Big Thing’

JUMIA, Infinix and MTN Are Teaming Up To Launch The ‘Next Big Thing’

Leading online retailer, JUMIA has teamed up with fast growing mobile phone manufacturer, Infinix Mobile and leading telecommunications operator, MTN to launch what it describes as “JIMs Big Thing”– JIM being an acronym for JUMIA, INFINIX, MTN.


This Infographic Shows Nigerians Use PCs Mostly While Making Hotel Bookings Online

Despite the fact that Nigeria has the largest mobile phone subscriber base in Africa with mobile internet data subscriptions reaching 65 million monthly, according to the Nigeria Communications Commission, a recent report shows that Nigerians use their computers more than their mobile devices to make bookings for hotels online.


Nokia’s HERE Maps Gets Major Updates For Android And Windows Phone In 10 African Nations

Nokia has started rolling out updates for its Windows Phone and Android Here mapping apps with “significant improvements” in about ten African countries and island nations. According to the company, it is bringing support for turn-by-turn navigation in Mayotte and Zimbabwe, while adding significant improvements to the maps for Comoros, Djibouti, Eritrea, Gambia, Liberia, Madagascar,


Mobile Ad Platform, InMobi Reaches Over One Billion Mobile Devices [INFOGRAPHIC]

InMobi, a leading mobile advertising platform, today announced that it reached over one billion unique mobile devices on its network in Q4 2014, making it the only mobile-first advertising platform to reach this landmark milestone. The key InMobi network statistics show that over 100 million consumers interact with InMobi at least six times per day

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Vigitabs Allow OAU’s Online Distance Learning Students Learn On-The-Go

With partnership from Edutech Software Solutions, a Lagos-based Education Technology company that designed and developed an indigenous and comprehensive eLearning solution for the programme, the University has made it possible for its students to learn on-the-go, from anywhere in the world, for the first time.


SmileAndTalk Releases New Mobile Game

Nigerian Mobile Media Company,, today announced the release of a second Mobile Game through its parent company, The Game, titled “The Adventures of the Nigerian Ninja: Attack on Fantasy Island” is a fast paced adventure game that shows a Nigerian Ninja running through obstacles in search of Naira Coins and Jewels.  The purpose of the game


Reportam Rolls Out Android App has finally launched its mobile app on google play tagged “The only app that prompts you to report good and bad services in Nigeria” Reportam Mobile App provides a fast and easy way for consumers to view and report good and bad customer services in Nigeria. It also enable users to attach pictures, videos


The Opera Coast App With Mobile Compression Technology Is Now Available For iOS Devices

The Opera Coast mobile browser is a mobile browser for the iOS platform that promises mobile compression technology that increases data savings and loading time of websites. The Opera Coast app is stylish and intuitive, and in addition to the compression technology that is in use in the Opera Mini Web browser,  Opera Coast 4.0


Mobile Phones And Fashion Items To Lead Gifts This Shopping Season, Says JUMIA

As Nigerians gear up for gift-giving associated with the December shopping season, the socio-economic trends may or may not affect the Nigerian shopping behaviour, as a rise in sales on these online shopping sites are expected, with mobile phones and fashion items likely the most popular gift items this season.