We love spotting and covering company offices here at Techloy, but really haven’t done this in a while. In the past, we’ve had to do company office tours and written up quick reviews about them. So when Jason Njoku posted photos of iROKOtv’s newly acquired international offices located in Manhattan, just off Times Square, about…
Remember the mobile messaging service with the most audacious goal of becoming the WhatsApp for the world’s over 5 billion feature phones? The awesome app out of Ghana’s MEST that allows you to message your phone contacts, Facebook contacts and have anonymous streetchats at a go, even from a feature phone.
ListMe.ng doubles as a local search platform and business directory site connecting businesses together in order to solve common day problems. The site aims to connect businesses in all areas to end users, so as to meet and provide them with the business service they need. ListMe has a range of business categories ranging from…
Helping to fuel the economy with small, niche driven businesses, Hispanic entrepreneurs represent one of the fastest growing minorities in the US today. Here are some young, up-and-coming Hispanic entrepreneurs that we feel deserve more recognition than they’re currently receiving.
In this year, we have witnessed a small surge in the crowdfunding space in Africa and Nigeria. The likes of PushandStart and JumpStart Africa have commenced operations and are now welcoming ideas and submissions. Now it seems one more has entered the fray. Funda Solva (Funder Solver) is a funding platform for business startups and creative projects.…
Ever needed to get your clothes professionally cleaned but find yourself without the time to get around to your laundry man or perhaps you’ve sent your clothes for washing but do not have the time to get around to pick them up?
Aflix (pronounced Aah-Flix), a mobile online video streaming app has just launched its new service in Nigeria, Kenya and Ghana. Aflix enters the growing African Video-on-Demand space with a unique proposition; it provides a large library of Hollywood content at affordable prices to Africans via Android powered mobile devices. Aflix aims to place a diverse…
Skits is a new and exciting social video network that rewards people for engaging with their favourite brands.
Celestine Ezeokoye is back. Celestine Ezeokoye is the guy behind the “TiketMobile Saga” which famously saw him turn down money from investors and now it seems he is back, and he’s not alone. After gaining experience with the Interswitch Group, Celestine has left the company to launch his startup, Ocaman- an occasions management app. According to…
South African based start-up, iKhokha- a young and innovative financial services brand seeks to revolutionise mobile payment for small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) with the launch of the EDGE Adapter.
TechCamp West Africa is a product of the partnership between the GhanaThink Foundation and the US Embassy in Ghana and it aims to address the primary concern of youth in the region — “Unemployment and Job Creation.”
One of the issues/challenges a start-up or any kind of new business face is finding an affordable and quality office space to operate within.
Lendico, the online peer-to-peer banking service available in Europe and Africa, has just reached the milestone of R3,000,000,000 in loan demands globally
How many times have you had that killer idea but you had to shelve it because of a lack of capital or a money related obstacle?
We’ve heard speculations about Uber possibly coming to Lagos in the past, we kept it lowkey and just watched the space for upcoming developments. Now, it seems the wait has ended. According to the Uber blog, the taxi booking service launched yesterday with popular hip-hop artist Ice Prince, the first user of the popular booking…
Phillips Consulting Limited, a leading African based business management and HR consulting practice has announced the launch of a new associate company SHORTLIST Nigeria.
Easy Taxi Nigeria recently launched a promotion which offers users in the cities of Abuja and Lagos, Nigeria, one free ride on every two rides taken within a week.
AMPION.org is an organisation that aims to build to a global community to connect all the actors and players from the social business and tech landscape in Africa with the rest of the world and they plan on doing this by organising five road trips this year.
A new taxi-sharing service called KabuKabu (pronounced, Kah-boo-kah-boo) has launched to help you share rides and split the fares to and fro work with your colleagues, friends and others.
PayPal, an online payment platform which allows you to make online transactions and is widely used by millions of websites is entering 10 new countries this week, including Nigeria, according to Reuters.