5G – Friend Or Foe Of Humankind?

By now, you must have received a WhatsApp voice note, seen a Tweet or Facebook/Instagram post about the “dangers” of 5G network and its relationship with COVID-19. What is 5G? 5G is a network set to operate on a separate spectrum beyond 3G and 4G. It will usher a new generation of technology by increasing [...]

By |2020-04-12T02:39:01+00:00April 12th, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

4 Smart Apps for Smart Ladies

They say the future is female, and judging by how women’s ideas are changing the world, that’s true. But the future is also tech. Yes, artificial intelligence and smart apps will run the way we live our lives tomorrow. But until then, what apps are making lives simpler for the Nigerian woman, or as Fela [...]

By |2020-03-12T14:04:52+00:00March 12th, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

Are Cryptocurrencies the Future of Money?

If you are cryptocurrency literate, then you already know Facebook has launched its own digital money – Libra. Thinking about it, would the world's largest social network with over 2 billion users launch a cryptocurrency out of the blues? That’s a definite no. Cryptocurrencies have an exponential prospect. Does that prospect border on the possibility [...]

By |2019-08-01T15:57:36+00:00July 19th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

How We Made Magic at Hackaholics 2019

How We Made Magic at Hackaholics 2019 Hackaholics came to an end and we have been feeling like Magicians of the First Order. More than just a feeling, that is what we are as we made magic at the grand finale on Sunday, March 31, 2019. The 3-day hackathon, hosted at Codeville, our innovation lab, [...]

By |2019-04-11T13:01:59+00:00April 11th, 2019|Community|0 Comments

Can Video Streaming Apps Threaten the Future of Cable TV in Nigeria?

Can Video Streaming Apps Threaten the Future of Cable TV in Nigeria? You may have already heard of iRoko TV and Netflix, streaming applications that are gradually threatening the monopoly of Cable TV networks like DSTV and StarTimes in Nigeria. DSTV and StarTimes have successfully held on to their customer base over the years despite their consistently skyrocketing prices. They even matched [...]

By |2019-03-15T15:35:47+00:00March 15th, 2019|Blog|2 Comments

How Wema Bank Is Redefining Nigeria’s Tech Sector with ‘Hackaholics’

As a mark of its resilience, Wema Bank has over the years proven itself as an incubator of inventions and creative ideas, traits that continue to define its operations long after its establishment in 1945. With the launch of ALAT, Nigeria’s first digital banking platform, the bank extended the limits of experiential banking. Safe to [...]

By |2019-03-07T07:45:12+00:00March 8th, 2019|Community|0 Comments

How Hackathons Can Help Nigeria’s Tech Sector

  Think of a sprint-like event where creative minds hack into problems and create technological solutions for them? That is exactly what a hackathon is. A marriage of ‘hack’ and ‘marathon’, it is a tech-based competition within a given time frame. What happens during a hackathon? Usually, participants spend a short period of time, mostly [...]

By |2019-03-04T16:46:20+00:00March 4th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

So What’s the Deal with 3D Printing in Africa?

If you’re thinking why are we talking about Africa when analyzing the benefits of an amazing novel disruptive technology, then shame on you! Please note that Africa is also ‘popping’ or ‘getting with the program’ or…you get the gist.  As Phil Muncaster, a freelance journalist aptly put it “if Africa is historically slow at adopting [...]

By |2019-02-18T16:17:29+00:00February 18th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Can 3D Printing Disrupt Our Reality?

Remember the jaw-dropping episode of the Oprah Winfrey Show when she yelled out to each member of the audience one of the most iconic words on day time television- you get a car! And you get a car! Everybody gets a car! Thanks to the advancement and proliferation of 3D printing technology, amazing opportunities (even [...]

By |2019-02-18T15:37:08+00:00February 18th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Pursuing Business Opportunities in Lagos

Lagos is and remains an attractive business hub but an extremely competitive market. According to our Executive Director, Wole Akinleye, brands must pursue the opportunities Lagos offer with a culture of innovation and with the customer at the centre of everything they do. How else can brands approach the 'Lagos' market?

By |2019-02-11T17:12:41+00:00February 11th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments