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Daily Archives: October 14, 2019

Despite raising $210 million, Tala halts its mobile lending operations in Tanzania

The Melinda Gates approved company has put its mobile lending operations in Tanzania on hold till further notice. This may have been in the works for a while. Techpoint.Africa [...]

September 18, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

A Nigerian VR filmmaker’s journey to international acclaim at the 2019 Venice Film Festival

This is the story of Joel Benson’s journey from a struggling teenager to an award-winning internationally acclaimed filmmaker. Techpoint.Africa [...]

September 18, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps
Air Peace Chairman, Onyema

Xenophobia: Air Peace Chairman, Onyema reveals price paid for airlifting Nigerians as Reps move to reward him

The Chairman of the Air Peace, Allen Onyema at the House of Representatives revealed that he paid a high price for airlifting Nigerians from South Africa. The business tycoon made the revelations while addressing the House on Wednesday. Onyema revealed [...]

September 18, 2019 Africa

The human cost of an Andela sacrifice

Andela lays off over 400 junior developers, here are the human impacts and general ramification Techpoint.Africa [...]

September 18, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

GIGM is expanding its tech-enabled intercity transportation service to Ghana

If you follow GIGM on any of its social media accounts, you may have noticed it replaced ‘Motors’ with ‘Mobility’ in its official name. On the backdrop of this, the company has revealed plans to expand its intercity transport service [...]

September 18, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps
Muhammad-Bande

Full text of Nigeria’s Muhammad-Bande’s speech as he resumes office as UNGA President

Ms Maria Espinosa, the President of the 73rd UN General Assembly, on Monday handed over to Nigeria’s Muhammad-Bande, who will lead the 74th session of the assembly in the next one year. The ceremony, held inside the General Assembly Hall of the [...]

September 18, 2019 General