Identification solutions startup Seamfix, which provides identity creation, verification, and transaction accreditation solutions for large organisations and government agencies, operates primarily, has raised $4.5 million from its first institutional investor, Alitheia IDF, in order to grow its operations outside of Nigeria. This was made known by Chimezie Emewulu, the company’s […]

The World Bank has underscored the potential of Artificial Intelligence (AI) to address various developmental challenges faced by low- and middle-income countries like Nigeria. In its “Digital Progress and Trends Report 2023,” released on Tuesday, the World Bank highlighted AI’s capacity to enhance financial inclusion and ensure equitable and efficient […]

TechPlan Africa, a prominent consultancy firm, has empowered over 10,000 graduates with valuable digital skills, while equipping 2,000 participants with the expertise to develop professional business plans. Led by Rilwan Akeyewale, a seasoned business strategist and financial analyst, TechPlan Africa has become a cornerstone in facilitating access to funding and […]

Governor Dauda Lawal of Zamfara State has reaffirmed his administration’s unwavering commitment to bolstering the agricultural sector and providing robust support to farmers within the state. This pledge was reiterated during the launch of the Nigeria Coronavirus Action Recovery and Economic Stimulus program, which marked the distribution of agricultural assets […]

  Due Network, a dynamic fintech startup, has revealed its upcoming launch of a global payment platform aimed at transforming international transactions within Nigeria. This platform promises to facilitate borderless multi-currency accounts, streamlining global money transfers for both individuals and businesses, as highlighted by the firm. Read Also: NCC Recognizes Fintech […]

In a recent development, Dr. Bosun Tijani, the Minister of Communications, Innovation, and Digital Economy, shared ambitious strategies aimed at job creation in Nigeria. Tijani disclosed plans for generating employment opportunities through initiatives like a certified installer/maintenance program for Starlink and collaboration with local hardware startups to produce repeater boxes. […]