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Daily Archives: August 18, 2019

MultiChoice to start trading on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange in February

Subject to its proposed unbundling from internet and entertainment giant Naspers, MultiChoice is expected to start trading on the JSE from February. Techpoint.Africa [...]

January 22, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps
INEC

INEC, NURTW, FRSC sign MoU on transportation of election materials in Nasarawa

The Independent National Electoral Commission and National Union of Road Transport Workers have signed Memorandum of Understanding for the provision of vehicles for the transportation of election materials in Nasarawa State. Resident Electoral Commissioner in the state, Dr. Uthman Ajidagba, disclosed [...]

January 22, 2019 Government and politics
Obasanjo, Buhari in friendly mood at Council of State meeting

BREAKING: Obasanjo, Buhari in friendly mood at Council of State meeting

A meeting of the Council of State has opened at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari. Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, who, only on Sunday, heavily criticised the Buhari administration’s policies and alleged plans to rig the [...]

January 22, 2019 Government and politics

9mobile has a new Chief Financial Officer

9mobile has announced the appointment of Mr Phillips Oki as its new Chief Financial Officer. Techpoint.Africa [...]

January 22, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

How HelpMum is working to reduce maternal deaths in Nigeria

Nigeria and India accounted for over one-third of all maternal deaths worldwide in 2015. Here is how HelpMum is working to improve the situation using low-cost innovations and the power of mobile technology Techpoint.Africa [...]

January 22, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

Court rules against Internet shutdown in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwean’s High Court has ruled that the Internet shutdown in the country was illegal. Techpoint.Africa [...]

January 22, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps
Obasanjo

Buhari Is Sick In The Spirit, Body And Soul – Obasanjo

Olusegun Obasanjo who reacted to a statement about him being ‘sick’ by Buhari, slammed the Nigerian President again who according to him is sick in the spirit, body and soul. Obasanjo who stated that Buhari needs to rest and allow [...]

January 22, 2019 Government and politics

Probe Obasanjo Now, Oshiomole Urges Buhari

The Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, has again called on President Muhammadu Buhari to investigate former President Olusegun Obasanjo for the alleged misdeeds during his tenure. He said Nigerians should hold the former president responsible for [...]

January 22, 2019 Government and politics
Shagari

Youths will be heads of Ministries, Parastatals if i re-elected – Buhari

Tony Nwoye, Director of Youth Mobilisation, All Progressives Congress, APC, Presidential Campaign Council, says youths will be heads of Ministries and Prastatals if President Muhammadu Buhari is re-elected. Mr Nwoye stated this on Monday in Abuja at a news conference [...]

January 22, 2019 Government and politics
Atiku

Atiku Cries In Jigawa As Mammoth Crowd Chants His Name

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, broke down in tears in Jigawa. Atiku weeped as a mammoth crowd chanted his name during the PDP presidential rally in Jalingo. The All Progressives Congress, APC, state government allegedly denied [...]

January 22, 2019 Government and politics

These are the companies backing Techpoint Build West Africa 2019

We are grateful for the dedication and generosity of our family of sponsors, some of whom have been with us since the first edition, last year. This is more than just a listing of brands – this is a community [...]

January 22, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps