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About Paul Adepoju

Paul ADEPOJU is a Nigerian freelance journalist, managing editor, blogger and published writer (3 books already). He has vast experience working with various media organizations in Africa, Asia, Europe and America. He covers stories on various genres and for various audiences. He is the managing editor of HealthNewsNG.com which is Africa's leading health news website; he also manages IBPulse.com, a city blog that focuses on happenings in his home town of Ibadan, southwest Nigeria. He has won several awards including Nigeria's Vanguard Newspaper's Young Nigerian Making The Difference award; a certificate of recognition from UNESCO and Goi Peace Institute in Japan; a finalist at the International Press Institute's Young Nigerian Journalist of the Year award; and was the only African finalist in the NetImpact/FedEx Global Access Essay Competition.
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Airtel Nigeria partners ZTE for 4G service rollout
23 hours ago

Airtel Nigeria partners ZTE for 4G service rollout

Telecoms giant Airtel Nigeria has partnered with  ZTE, Chinese multinational telecommunications equipment/systems Company to launch 4G (fourth generation of wireless mobile telecommunications technology) in Nigeria.

Announcing the service rollout, Airtel …
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Jumia is “performing well” – Rocket Internet

Latest information released by Rocket Internet (RI), owners of African online platform Jumia, suggested that the Jumia brand is performing well in Africa.

According to RI, Jumia, formerly known as …
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Nigeria is currently vulnerable to cyberattacks – experts
6 days ago

Nigeria is currently vulnerable to cyberattacks – experts

By  •  News

The Cyber Security Experts Association of Nigeria (CSEAN) strongly believes that Nigeria is currently vulnerable to cyberattacks.

According to the association’s president, Remi Afon, corporate organisations and government establishments are …
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Accelerated Cloud Unified Communications and Collaboration Deployment Bring New Capabilities and Customer Expectations
1 week ago

Accelerated Cloud Unified Communications and Collaboration Deployment Bring New Capabilities and Customer Expectations

By  •  News

Growing demand for custom solutions that seamlessly integrate with third-party business software is catalysing service-based business models in the unified communications and collaboration (UCC) market. Innovation in cloud communications …
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Ghana is performing better than Nigeria in PoS adoption
2 weeks ago

Ghana is performing better than Nigeria in PoS adoption

By  •  News

Apparently, Ghana is performing better than Nigeria when it comes to using Point of Sale (PoS) channel for payments during transactions, a new report has revealed.

According to Indexmundi, Ghana …
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According to NCC, telecoms services have improved this year
3 weeks ago

According to NCC, telecoms services have improved this year

By  •  Telecoms, News

Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) believes that there has been considerable improvement in the Quality of Service (QoS) provided by telecommunication companies in the first quarter of 2017. Prof. Umar Danbatta, …
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Lagos govt wants to train 1m residents coding
3 weeks ago

Lagos govt wants to train 1m residents coding

By  •  News

The government of Lagos has announced its CodeLagos initiative in which one million residents would be taught computer programming. This was revealed by Obafela Bank-Olemoh, Special Adviser to the Lagos State …
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eTranzact announces N865m profit
3 weeks ago

eTranzact announces N865m profit

By  •  Business, News

ePayment company eTranzact  has announced a profit before tax of 865.1 million naira and revenue of 10.40 billion naira for the year ended December 2016 thus maintaining its 3 year profitability …
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Voice IT wins Access Bank-sponsored 48-hr hackathon
3 weeks ago

Voice IT wins Access Bank-sponsored 48-hr hackathon

Voice IT, an Android app that helps temporarily or permanently disabled bank customers to carry out transaction with the aid of a natural voice interface with artificial intelligence, has …
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Nigeria to benefit from SpaceX’s Africa internet expansion initiative
3 weeks ago

Nigeria to benefit from SpaceX’s Africa internet expansion initiative

By  •  News

Nigeria and other countries in Sub-Saharan African will benefit from a SpaceX project that will expand internet serviced across the continent.

Global-IP Cayman, the innovative satellite communications company with the …
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Google, Samsung, LG, others form Android patent alliance “PAX”
3 weeks ago

Google, Samsung, LG, others form Android patent alliance “PAX”

In Latin, the word pax means “peace.” In the world of intellectual property, patent peace often coincides with innovation and healthy competition that benefit consumers. It is with a hope …
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There will be more VoLTE subscribers than OTT users by 2021
4 weeks ago

There will be more VoLTE subscribers than OTT users by 2021

By  •  Telecoms, News

A new report from Juniper Research has revealed that the number of VoLTE (Voice over LTE) subscribers will rise from 488 million in 2016 to 3 billion in 2021, as …
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You can now access Tinder on your computer
4 weeks ago

You can now access Tinder on your computer

By  •  Apps, News

For many of its users, Tinder has always been nearby—in your pocket, on your nightstand, or quietly racking up new matches at the bottom of your purse. But for some, …
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Facebook aggressively goes after Snapchat with Camera, Direct, and Stories
4 weeks ago

Facebook aggressively goes after Snapchat with Camera, Direct, and Stories

By  •  Facebook, News

In what is seen as open effort to fully copy Snapchat, Facebook today launched Camera, Direct, and

ddddStories which it claims will offer its users more ways to share with …
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Organizations revenue loss exceeding 20% to cyberthreat – Cisco
4 weeks ago

Organizations revenue loss exceeding 20% to cyberthreat – Cisco

By  •  News

Cisco, a global leader in IT and networking, has revealed that over one-third of organizations that experienced a breach in 2016 reported substantial customer, opportunity and revenue loss of more …
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Africa’s digital companies are at risk of parasitic  capitalism
1 month ago

Africa’s digital companies are at risk of parasitic capitalism

By  •  News

Professor Graham, addressing the 4th UNI Africa Conference in Dakar, Senegal, warned of the danger of ‘parasitic capitalism’ where digital companies give little back to the places where they are …
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Jumia announces Travel Summit
1 month ago

Jumia announces Travel Summit

Online travel agency, Jumia Travel Nigeria has announced plans to hold a tourism summit in Lagos on Wednesday March 29, 2017. In a statement, organizers said experts from various sectors …
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Mara has acquired Nimbuzz
1 month ago

Mara has acquired Nimbuzz

By  •  News

Mara Social Media, an African multi-channel platform of online and mobile tech innovations that are designed to connect people across emerging markets, has announced this week that it has acquired …
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