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About BellaRose Okojie

Christian. Geek. Morning show host. Lover of the Arts. Geek. Actress. Perfume Collector. Social media Junkie (mostly Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat). Romantic. Geek. I reckon that if i do not constantly remind you i am a geek, you wouldn't make me out to be one. I make tech look and sound good.
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iSON Group Founder is Technology CEO of the Year at Nigeria Technology Awards 2016
2 months ago

iSON Group Founder is Technology CEO of the Year at Nigeria Technology Awards 2016

Recently, Ramesh Awtaney, Founder and Chairman of iSON Group was bestowed with the “Technology CEO of the Year” Award during 2016 NiTA Awards ceremony through public voting. He was also conferred with …
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Telecom moguls that made this year’s Forbes Africa’s 50 richest list
2 months ago

Telecom moguls that made this year’s Forbes Africa’s 50 richest list

Often times, I hear people say, “Nobody dey know who carry 2nd. Na who carry first matter pass” translated, “any other position but the 1st is insignificant”. While Aliko Dangote …
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VConnect and Facebook announce SME Conference 1.0: Event to explore the intersection between tech, finance and SMEs
3 months ago

VConnect and Facebook announce SME Conference 1.0: Event to explore the intersection between tech, finance and SMEs

VConnect, Nigeria’s largest business search and review website, is excited to announce the SME Conference 1.0.

Organized in partnership with Facebook, the SME Conference 1.0 is an invite-only one-day event …
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FlashbackFriday: Of Big Yellow and Green Umbrella’s, Cyber Cafés and Business Centres
3 months ago

FlashbackFriday: Of Big Yellow and Green Umbrella’s, Cyber Cafés and Business Centres

Only 90’s kids will remember these pictures. Only in their minds and hearts will these images strike a chord. And of course, their parents and older siblings. And the telcos. …
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2017 Bank Alert! FG kicks off N5,000 payment. How CBT aided disbursement of the money
3 months ago

2017 Bank Alert! FG kicks off N5,000 payment. How CBT aided disbursement of the money

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CBT is for Community Based Targeting NOT Computer Based Test 🙂

According to Dr. Temitope Sinkaiye – Adviser to the President on Social Investment Network Project, “a globally accepted scientific method was …
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Analytic solutions can help businesses disrupt operations for the best – Olumide Soyombo
3 months ago

Analytic solutions can help businesses disrupt operations for the best – Olumide Soyombo

Olumide Soyombo is the Co-Founder of Bluechip Technologies.

Bluechip Technologies is a systems integrator specialized in Data Warehousing, Analytics and Business Intelligence Solutions. We have deployed several solutions for many …
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SAP Analytics Cocktail Dinner focuses on Reinventing Your Business for the Digital Economy
3 months ago

SAP Analytics Cocktail Dinner focuses on Reinventing Your Business for the Digital Economy

With the goal of helping local businesses of all sizes discover new ways in which to optimise their business processes and engage with their customers and employees through a simplified …
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US President-elect Donald Trump secures $50b investment from Japanese firm for US startups
4 months ago

US President-elect Donald Trump secures $50b investment from Japanese firm for US startups

By  •  News

Japanese billionaire, Masayoshi Son, who owns multinational telecommunications and Internet corporation, Softbank, has promised to invest $50billion in the US thereby creating about 50,000 jobs in the country, after a …
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The Gionee M6: Marathon is not a myth
4 months ago

The Gionee M6: Marathon is not a myth

For the smartphone world, it is the best of times, as it is the time of bests. The Gionee M6 is a fresh evolution of the revered Gionee species that …
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Senate stops NCC from hiking data tariff
4 months ago

Senate stops NCC from hiking data tariff

By  •  News

After news broke on Monday that the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) was planning to increase data prices beginning December 1 2016, the senate upon sitting today ordered the commission to halt …
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#BlackFriday Shutdown: 50% Price slash on all Huawei smartphones tomorrow!
4 months ago

#BlackFriday Shutdown: 50% Price slash on all Huawei smartphones tomorrow!

All premium Huawei smartphones will be selling at half price and as such everybody gets a Huawei smartphone!

Just when we thought every (good) thing we could afford had sold …
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Youtube Sensation, Emmanuella wins ‘Princess of Comedy’ award in Australia; makes movie debut
4 months ago

Youtube Sensation, Emmanuella wins ‘Princess of Comedy’ award in Australia; makes movie debut

By  •  News

Six year old Youtube sensation, Emmanuella Samuel was very recently awarded the Princess of Comedy title at the Afro Australia Music and Movie Awards (AAMMA 2016) held in Sydney as …
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Channels TV, Emmanuella, others make Nigeria proud at the Youtube Africa Creator Awards!
4 months ago

Channels TV, Emmanuella, others make Nigeria proud at the Youtube Africa Creator Awards!

Emmanuella is that little girl who took the internet by a storm with her “this is not my real face” skit and a number of other rib-cracking videos where …
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Facebook mistakenly declares Mark Zuckerberg, 2 million others dead

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Yesterday, a bug on Facebook mistakenly declared 2 million users, including its owner, Mark Zuckerberg dead on the platform by “memorializing” their accounts/profiles with a message on their profiles that read …
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Re: Uber Abuja drivers’ strike and why we are slashing Lagos fares by 50% – UBER
5 months ago

Re: Uber Abuja drivers’ strike and why we are slashing Lagos fares by 50% – UBER

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This is Nigeria. If or when a parent is wrong towards a child and they cannot apologize, they warm up to the child by spoiling him or her and generally …
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“UBER”, “ABUJA”, Strike.
5 months ago

“UBER”, “ABUJA”, Strike.

By  •  News

Could it be the most Nigerian thing to happen to Uber? A strike action barely one year after going live in Abuja.

Abuja is the capital city of Nigeria. It …
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End of the loop for Vine.
5 months ago

End of the loop for Vine.

Vine is shutting down and killing off posting 6 second video loops on the app which get revined or mostly shared to other apps. The announcement was made via parent company, …
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IBM’s Hybrid Cloud Database will Speed up, Scale and Simplify Business operations
5 months ago

IBM’s Hybrid Cloud Database will Speed up, Scale and Simplify Business operations

By  •  IBM

In contrast to typical business environments where transaction processing and analytical systems are based on separate platforms, hybrid transactional analytical processing (HTAP) runs analytics and transactions on the same database …
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