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Jide Technology’s Remix Mini goes on sale in Nigeria next week for as low as 18k

Jide Technology’s Remix Mini goes on sale in Nigeria next week for as low as 18k

You might be wondering what the Remix Mini is. No, it’s not a ‘mini remix’ by legendary singer, Tubaba. The Remix Mini is a device that has been described as the world’s first true Android PC. And for good reasons! It allows you to work and play with the entire Android app ecosystem while taking


Ringier Africa Deals Group acquires DealDey

Newly-founded joint venture between Swiss Ringier Africa AG and South African Silvertree Internet Holdings (Pty) Ltd, Ringier Africa Deals Group, has announced the acquisition of DealDey, one of Nigeria’s biggest online shopping platforms. DealDey was launched in 2011 by serial entrepreneur Simdul Shagaya together with Investment AB Kinnevik. With over 1 million users, 15,000 active

E-commerce platform, Dealdey launches business promotion, listing platforms

Dealdey, Nigeria’s online shopping and daily deals platform has announced the launch of a business promotion and listing platform. Promohub, which was a category on Dealdey, has been launched as a standalone product, allowing merchants to offer promotional offers and coupons, thereby creating more brand visibility and awareness by connecting their businesses to a wider


After Two Years, Dealdey Sees Significant Growth In Nigeria’s E-Commerce Sector

When Dealdey started with a humble ice cream deal on March 22, 2011, many felt it would be just another e-commerce service that would soon bite the dust. Two years later, the daily deals start-up is gradually becoming an e-commerce giant in the likes of LivingSocial or Groupon, the world’s leading players in that space.


EXCLUSIVE: Rocket Internet To Launch E-Commerce Site in Nigeria

We’ve learnt that Rocket Internet, a German-based incubator is planning to launch a new e-commerce service in Nigeria, with huge potential to compete in the West African region’s e-commerce market.

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Nigeria’s Fastest Growing Internet Companies of 2011

TechLoy’s inaugural list of the fastest growing Internet companies in Nigeria takes a look at the companies that are disrupting their industries, changing consumer’s lives and building the most market share. From e-commerce services to online entertainment hubs, here are Nigeria’s fastest growing Internet companies of 2011.


Steve Jobs Biography By Walter Isaacson At 16% Off On Dealdey

Nigeria’s leading daily deals site, Dealdey is offering a 16% discount on the Steve Jobs authorised biography by Walter Isaacson. Steve Jobs who resigned as CEO of Apple, a company he saved and guided to its position as the world’s most innovative and valuable technology company died on October 5, 2011 at the age of 56. Based on more than


Paga Crosses 20,000 Users; Processes Over N100 million Transactions

Paga, the Nigerian version of Mpesa has just hit 20,000 users on its mobile money service. Barely 3 weeks ago, the service had about 16,000 users and about 6 months ago had only 500 users. The service which officially launched its commercial and marketing operations in early September this year has done over 18,000 transactions


aurum valley, A New Group Buying Service Launches Daily Deals in Abuja

aurum valley, an internet group buying service providing up to 90% off daily deals has launched its first set of offers over the weekend. The service offers its members discounts on great restaurants, fashion labels, spas, travel opportunities, electronics, and much more in Abuja and Lagos. Speaking about the service, Chika Ekeji, MD/CEO of aurumvalley.com


Dika Oha Leaves Groply For Another Group Buying Competitor

Onyedika Oha, formerly the Head of Grop.ly West Africa has left the company and joined a new competitor. Grop.ly, a Nigerian Groupon clone which launched in May 2010 provides deals from local businesses to customers. The company is globally headquatered in Houston, USA with operations in West Africa and Lagos, Nigeria as its regional headquaters.