Meet Nigerian Scientist & Engineer Dr Uyi Stewart who Cofounded IBM Research – Africa Lab

Dr Osamuyimen (Uyi) Stewart was a top scientist and engineer at IBM and co-founded the IBM Research – Africa Lab, the newest laboratory in IBM’s global network of twelve research labs, Dr Stewart who joined IBM Research in 2005 from AT&T Labs worked with IBM Research for fourteen (14) years and rose to the position… Read More Meet Nigerian Scientist & Engineer Dr Uyi Stewart who Cofounded IBM Research – Africa Lab

Top 3 Crucial and Beneficial Strategies for Social Media Managers

Not so long ago, social media was only a platform to keep up with the lives of friends, relatives, celebrities and news. Today, it plays a significant role in the business realm. Companies use it to communicate with clients and the market at large. Many firms use the avenue to receive feedback both positive and… Read More Top 3 Crucial and Beneficial Strategies for Social Media Managers

A Factual Expose into the World of Social Media

If you thought that the industrial revolution of the last century was anything to go by, you probably haven’t heard about the social media revolution. This phenomenon has changed and turned around the way we do things. In fact, social media has revolutionised how we communicate, do business, relate with individuals and society, and how… Read More A Factual Expose into the World of Social Media

Publiseer, Nigerian Tech Startup Reports Profit 8-months After Launch

Publiseer, a Nigerian digital publishing startup for independent Nigerian authors and artists, on May 24th reported a profit for its first quarter in 2018. The tech startup launched in August 2017 for unsigned and independent writers and musicians with low-income posted a first-quarter profit of $10,877.58, comfortably ahead of its expectations, taking just 8 months… Read More Publiseer, Nigerian Tech Startup Reports Profit 8-months After Launch

How Millions of Naira are Wasted by Nigerian Tertiary Institutions During Recruitments

“All applicants are required to submit 15 copies of their application, curriculum vitae and credentials” is a traditional statement in recruitment adverts of tertiary institutions in Nigeria. It is a statement that also shows how tertiary (mostly government-owned) institutions in the country are wasteful and unprogressive. Nigerian tertiary institutions which are supposed to be vanguards… Read More How Millions of Naira are Wasted by Nigerian Tertiary Institutions During Recruitments

Agritech: How New Technologies are Improving Agriculture in Africa

Globalization has made new technologies and innovations available to people in Africa like never before. Africans must as a matter of necessity take advantage of these technologies by localizing and using them to improve agriculture which is the major source of employment in the continent. There has been huge scientific and technological advancement in almost… Read More Agritech: How New Technologies are Improving Agriculture in Africa