It is no secret that the Nigerian tech scene is evolving rapidly. Websites and apps spring-up on a daily basis to fill-up gaps in the market. It also helps that the current forex crisis in Nigeria is acting as a catalyst for local services offering pricing in Naira. I randomly stumbled on a website this […]
Web4Africa, Pan African Web hosting Company, Launches its Services at Rack Centre, Nigeria Premium Data Centre To serve its Nigerian and West African customers better, Web4Africa, the Pan African web hosting company has launched its web hosting services in Rack Centre, the Nigerian Carrier neutral premium data centre colocation company. Accredited by the Internet Corporation […]
A strong boost to local content development and hosting as Web4Africa offers Web Hosting and VPS Hosting from Nigeria. Web4Africa, a leading pan-African web hosting company and accredited domain registrar, has extended its web hosting infrastructure to Nigeria, making it the first web hosting company to do so. From an award-winning Tier-III data centre in […]
The .ng domain registry has now made .i.ng domains available. They are meant to service interests in present-continuous English language terms and perhaps URL shortners. Examples of such terms would be domaining, singing etc. While it is possible to register such words directly under .ng, those come at a bit of a premium (varying wildly […]
The .ng domain system has come a long way from the days of cumbersome registration via email to today’s fully automated world-class domain name system. Another drastic policy change is around the corner, that could potentially place .ng on an even higher pedestal, gaining attention from just about every corner of the world. As of […]
I got the following question from a reader of this blog via email, and choose to answer publicly so as to assist others in need of the same information: Please do you have anybody or office in Lagos that I can get Multi TV dish and decoder, and the Technician that can install it for […]
I noticed multitudes of GOtv Africa banners and balloons in the ancient city of Ibadan Nigeria in the last quarter of 2011. The similarity with the name/logo of DStv was clear. Promotional drives were ongoing at different vantage points in Ibadan. GOtv is a new digital terrestrial TV (DTT) service by Multichoice Africa, operators of […]
Too many people in Africa happen to fall within the low-income bracket. Thus, one would expect budget airlines to be commonplace on this continent, catering for the masses. This is not so. Budget airlines are rather common in high-income countries of Western Europe, North America, India and many Asian countries. The relatively few airlines that […]
…You can thus understand how frustrating it has been in the past 10 days that I have been without the full benefits of my BlackBerry smartphone. Most personal emails remain unread, I’m struggling with a piling workload, over 150 comments are pending moderation on my personal blog alone, I’m out of touch with friends I normally chat with regularly.
Nigeria hasn’t always been in the news for the reasons her stakeholders desire but recent events have even made the bash-Nigeria-at-the-earliest-opportunity situation worse. Unfortunately, the Internet Crime Complaint Centre’s popular 2010 Internet Crime Report had Nigeria retaining its #3 position (after only the US and the UK) again.