• Dr. Isa Ali Pantami is the new Director-General of NITDA

    Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari confirmed the appointments of new chief executives in 13 government agencies. One of these appointed officials was Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami who’ll be resuming as the Director-General of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA). Dr. Pantami, who is currently a professor of Computer & Information Systems at the Islamic...

  • BuyChat is a new “chat-commerce app” from the guys at BalogunMarket.ng

    The folks over at BalogunMarket.ng are building an app that’ll make it easier for users to buy goods from merchants via chat. They’re calling it BuyChat and private beta testing will begin on October 1, 2016 (public beta doesn’t start until October 15). BuyChat was inspired by BalogunMarket.ng, a startup founded by...

  • SuccessFactors is a new SAP solution from Twintech Technical Services

    If you are ever faced with the decision to choose an SAP solution for your company’s human resource, there is one that you would not regret recommending; it is SAP SuccessFactors provided by Twintech Technical Services (SAP partners in Nigeria). During an event organized by Twintech on 22nd September, 2016 at the...

  • Here are some photos from Saturday’s Tech BBQ with YC’s Michael and Qasar

    After TechCircle’s event at Lagos Business School was the afterparty a bbq at Cafe Neo, Ikoyi. There was food, drinks, music, and even more networking. We took pictures. Some wifi.com.ng guys came through…   That’s Ross Chanin and Ngozi Dozie (CEO, Cafe Neo)…   Hey, Banks…   If it looks like a...

  • What you missed at TechCircle’s “Building a startup – A chat with YC, Incubators & Co”

    Y Combinator Partners, Michael Seibel and Qasar Younis, are currently in Lagos as part of YC’s Office Hours in 11 Countries tour where YC Partners will meet with tech entrepreneurs from various parts of the world to learn more about international startup communities. Nigeria’s the only African country on the list, and the Partners...