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Daily Archives: November 25, 2019

5 things we learnt at the MTN Nigeria 5G trial in Abuja

After a successful trial launch in South Africa last year, MTN has commenced 5G trial in Nigeria, starting with Abuja. Here’s what we learnt at the trial event. Techpoint.Africa [...]

November 25, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

Twitter wants to give you more control over your conversations with its new “hide reply” feature

“Out of sight, out of mind.” You don’t need to worry about having offensive or derogatory replies to your tweets anymore, you can now hide them with these simple clicks. Techpoint.Africa [...]

November 25, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

Uganda launches phone manufacturing plant amidst issues of surveillance of political rivals

With the launch of Uganda’s mobile phone and computer manufacturing plant, the country’s alleged surveillance violations issue with Chinese phone makers bring up questions about whether said allegations will arise once more Techpoint.Africa [...]

November 25, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

Nigerian mobility giant, GIGM launches intercity and international transport services in Ghana

Following a few months of speculation, Nigerian mobility giant GIGM kick-starts its tech-enabled intercity operations in Ghana and international transport service between Lagos and Accra. Techpoint.Africa [...]

November 25, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

How I Work: Damilola Teidi, Co-creation Hub Director of Startup Support

Damilola Teidi currently leads and manages all entrepreneur and start-up related programs at Co-creation Hub as the director of startup support. Here’s how she works Techpoint.Africa [...]

November 25, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

Why restricting speech on social media is a very dangerous idea

In light of Nigeria’s social media bill, guest contributor, Enyioma Madubuike, a legal consultant, shares insights on why the Nigerian government should not attempt to suppress free speech online. Techpoint.Africa [...]

November 25, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps