Small Businesses can now Accept Payments through Facebook using Mastercard 

On February 28, 2018  at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, SPAIN, Mastercard, a technology company in the global payments industry, announced that it will use Facebook Messenger to provide technology to small businesses in Africa and Asia to drive affordable acceptance of electronic and mobile payments. Access to digital payments will help these businesses expand… Read More Small Businesses can now Accept Payments through Facebook using Mastercard 

Opportunities for Cattle Ranching Around Lagos and other Cities in Southern Nigeria

Southern Nigeria depends on Northern Nigeria for beef. The cattle industry in the North, mostly developed through the activities of indigenous nomadic and settled herders and cattle dealers as a result of a response to increased market opportunities nationwide, especially in Southern Nigeria. Traditionally cattle herding is not common in the south, due to environment factors that… Read More Opportunities for Cattle Ranching Around Lagos and other Cities in Southern Nigeria

Young Tawanda Chitiyo and his Bio-Refinery Project in Zimbabwe

Tawanda Chitiyo, a young Zimbabwean entrepreneur and a climate change enthusiast is championing the production of clean and sustainable energy from waste in his country Zimbabwe through his renewable energy start-up. The 31 years old from Mutare with no prior experience in project development or management has been able to use his street-horned skills to… Read More Young Tawanda Chitiyo and his Bio-Refinery Project in Zimbabwe

The Ignored Socio-economic Values of Palm Wine, Ogogoro & Burukutu

Beer, wine and spirits are not simply alcoholic beverages they are more: they are prides of nations; they carry the names, cultures and history of families, people and nations to the corners of the earth. This is evident in Vodka from Russia and Poland, Amarula from South Africa, Mount Gay from Barbados, Scotch from Scotland,… Read More The Ignored Socio-economic Values of Palm Wine, Ogogoro & Burukutu

Entertale: the Free Internet TV for Africans Founded by Two US based Nigerians

“Entertale is the first African social internet TV that allow users to watch multiple live Black TV channels and movies with friends in real-time. Also, you can create an internet live TV inside the platform. The social part is the interaction where user can watch movies together and video chat seamlessly, follow each other, chat… Read More Entertale: the Free Internet TV for Africans Founded by Two US based Nigerians

Meet the Nigerian Scientist Giving Drones the Ability to Smell Bombs from Afar

“Imagine being able to detect odours a significant distance away with form factors which you can mount on a commercially available drone. The system will be complete with on board biological learning and classification.”, wrote Oshiorenoya E. Agabi on his LinkedIn profile. Osh Agabi is a Nigerian neuroscientist and engineer. He is the founder and… Read More Meet the Nigerian Scientist Giving Drones the Ability to Smell Bombs from Afar