TechNigeria: A weekly digest of what went down in Nigeria’s tech space

SecondSTAX, Binance, Hadean, Lazerpay, Amazon, Bamboo, Microsoft, Google, were some of the names that made the headlines in the tech ecosystem this week. Nigeria’s Ibukun Awosika, and South Africa’s Leslie Maasdorp, have been appointed to join Binance CEO as members of the Binance Global Advisory Board. Also, a Nigerian YC-backed health-tech startup, Remedial Health, has […]

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Akombe in then out of the country? – Nairobi News

Ms Roselyn Akombe a former commissioner at the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) in this picture taken on October 13, 2017. PHOTO | JEFF ANGOTE Former Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) official Roselyn Akombe has returned to the country. Akombe made the revelation in tweet, which also appeared to indicate that […]

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Lagos govt to probe collapse of three-storey building

The Lagos State government has ordered prompt investigations into Friday’s collapse of a three-storey building in the Mushin area of the state. At least three persons had been rescued from the debris of the building at 2/4 Oye Sonuga Street off Palm Avenue in Mushin. The state’s Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban Development, Mr. […]

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Group slams Dogara, Babachir Lawal over opposition to APC Muslim-Muslim ticket

The Northern Christian Youth Initiative (NYCI) on Friday slammed the duo of former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara and ex-Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal, over their opposition to the Muslim-Muslim ticket adopted by All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2023 presidential election. The two men have launched ceaseless […]

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Five major moments from the ninth week of BBNaija Level Up

The ninth week of the ongoing Big Brother Naija Level Up competition has been underwhelming, short of drama and any notable moments. It is safe to say Nigerians cannot wait for the competition to come to a conclusion as housemates are simply waiting to know their respective fates in the coming days. The current head […]

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FIFA U-17 Women’s W’Cup: Nigeria squad unveiled

Head Coach Bankole Olowookere has selected team captain Alvine Dah-Zossu, midfield jewel Taiwo Afolabi and top scorer Opeyemi Ajakaye as part of Nigeria’s 21-girl squad for this year’s FIFA U17 Women’s World Cup finals. There are also first-choice goalkeeper Faith Omilana, defenders Comfort Folorunsho, Blessing Sunday and Miracle Usani, midfielders Blessing Emmanuel and Chidera Okenwa, […]

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