Tech News in Nigeria

Tracking the Nigerian technology sector and covering startups, venture capital, and unicorns.
Jan
17
Canadian fintech startup launches to build a credit assessment infrastructure for Africa

Canadian fintech startup launches to build a credit assessment infrastructure for Africa

In Africa, access to financial services remains a challenge despite efforts by financial institutions to bridge the gap for consumer
1 min read
Jan
16
The Draft: Lipa Later, SeamlessHR, Anka, Bfree, Lead School, Pluang, Curefoods, Muvin, Recykal, IppoPay, Koinworks, Tul, Pentera, Placer, and Dawul

The Draft: Lipa Later, SeamlessHR, Anka, Bfree, Lead School, Pluang, Curefoods, Muvin, Recykal, IppoPay, Koinworks, Tul, Pentera, Placer, and Dawul

We tracked more than 30 tech funding deals across emerging markets worth over $1.5 billion, with companies in Africa and Asia alone raising over $1 billion.
6 min read
Jan
05
The Draft: mPharma, Brankas, Gahez, Udaan, Fractal, PineLabs, Exotel, Timo, Siemplify, and Verofax

The Draft: mPharma, Brankas, Gahez, Udaan, Fractal, PineLabs, Exotel, Timo, Siemplify, and Verofax

This week on The Draft, we curated startup and VC deals across emerging markets and covered India's cybersecurity market, China's plan for AI, blockchain, and robotics, and Russia's latest efforts on cryptocurrency.
11 min read
Dec
15
The Draft: Nigerian EdTech platform Edukoya raises $3.5 million in pre-Seed round, and more

The Draft: Nigerian EdTech platform Edukoya raises $3.5 million in pre-Seed round, and more

The Draft is a weekly news series that brings you the most important tech news across key emerging markets in Africa, Asia, Eastern Europe, Latin America, and the Middle East from the Techloy News Team.
8 min read
Dec
07
Equinix acquires MainOne for $320 million

Equinix acquires MainOne for $320 million

U.S.-based digital infrastructure company Equinix has announced its acquisition of MainOne, a leading West African data center and
1 min read
Jan
28
How Union Bank is supporting tech startups in Nigeria

How Union Bank is supporting tech startups in Nigeria

If there’s any Nigerian bank that has been at the forefront of engaging the local business community with initiatives
3 min read