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Daily Archives: January 22, 2020

Iris scan for Kenyan biometrics may have been motivated by donor pressure

Kenya to initiate a programme to collect biometric identification of HIV patients through eye scans to increase funding from US HIV donor President’s Emergency Plan For AIDS Relief (PEPFAR). Techpoint.Africa [...]

November 27, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

When to hang up the boots as a startup founder

How do startup founders know when to give up? Aside from intuition, we are able to glean from startup ‘autopsies’ other signs that show it’s time to walk away from an ailing startup. Techpoint.Africa [...]

November 27, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

Senegal to become 2nd African country to enact a Startup Act in the past year

A Francophone country, Senegal, has just considered and adopted its Startup Act, when should Nigeria be expecting hers? Techpoint.Africa [...]

November 27, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

Nigeria now has a national sex offenders database

You can now do an online search of reported, arraigned, or convicted sex offenders in Nigeria.  Techpoint.Africa [...]

November 27, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

Disrupting the health and retail space from Abuja, meet the men behind Osoft Integrated Resources

Amos Olobo, Sam Ayanfulu, and Paul Funsho, co-founders of Osoft Integrated Resources, narrate how they grew a 7-man software development company into one with almost 100 staff in Nigeria’s capital city, Abuja. Techpoint.Africa [...]

November 27, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps