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Episode 171: Agency focus - The Fixer Company

Date: 21 Apr 2016
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6 Apr 2016

The Guardian wins .ng Media Excellence Award
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For excellent journalism and media practice both online and offline, The Guardian has emerged winner of the .ng Media Award...

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Mixed reactions trail newspaper price increase
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By Onimisi Alao 4 Apr 2016

Leadership, CBN, 69 nominees for .ng Awards
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Leadership Newspaper, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and 69 other organisations have emerged as nominees for the 2016 .ng Web Awards being organised by the Nigeria Internet Registration Association...

By Chima Akwaja 29 Mar 2016

Ringier Africa Deals Group acquires Nigerian online shopping platform DealDey

Ringier Africa Deals Group, a newly-founded joint venture between Swiss Ringier Africa AG and South African Silvertree Internet Holdings (Pty) Ltd, has announced it has acquired one of Nigeria's biggest online shopping platforms, DealDey...

24 Mar 2016

Abuja, Nigeria becomes Uber's 400th city to launch
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Abuja has become the 400th city in Uber's growing global network. With the launch of Uber, an innovative technology platform, Abuja joins the list of smart transportation hubs in Africa...

24 Mar 2016

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MTN says still in talks with Nigerian officials over fine
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MTN pays USD250m in Nigeria fine dispute
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24 Feb 2016

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22 Feb 2016

The TagPay digital banking platform receives a Kalahari Award
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Tagattitude, the innovative French FinTech, has won a Kalahari Award for its digital banking platform, TagPay at the 6th Remittance and Mobile Money Expo, held in Lagos, Nigeria...

19 Feb 2016

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Mobile phone users in Nigeria, South Africa, Kenya hit 700 million

The profile of mobile phone subscriptions in Africa, especially the sub-Saharan (SSA) region has increased tremendously. According to reports, mobile phone subscriptions are now...

By Adeyemi Adepetun 18 Feb 2016

Four ways Nigerians can revamp their digital life
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MTN Nigeria selects Gemalto for rollout of GSMA Mobile Connect authentication service
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By Chima Akwaja 10 Feb 2016

MTN Nigeria's legal battles pile up
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Abu Dhabi headquartered telecoms company Etisalat is suing MTN for the second time in under a year in Nigeria. Etisalat confirmed to Bloomberg that it is suing MTN...

9 Feb 2016

Six guaranteed ways to become a social media influencer
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Since the entry of social media into the Nigerian space, many people have explored it to their advantage in various ways. One interesting way is becoming social media influencers...

By Adeniyi Ogunfowoke 9 Feb 2016

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Facebook announces 16 million people come to Facebook every month on mobile
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Facebook announced 16 million people in Nigeria visit Facebook every month with 100% of them coming on mobile. Each day, 7.2 million people visit Facebook with 7 million on mobile...

8 Feb 2016

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