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    Entertainment What Nigerians Googled in August: Barca vs Bayern, Covid-19 prevention and prison slippers – TechCity
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    Business Overview of data protection laws in Africa – TechCity

    Data protection law has been gaining ground in Africa over the past 20 years. Today, out of 54 countries, 25 have passed data protection laws, the latest countries being Uganda, Nigeria and Egypt.... Read more via TechCity – Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    Business VDT Communications Launches Advanced 4G LTE Data Services – TechCity

    VDT Comunications is set to launch its retail data network – 4G LTE advanced service into the market with the theme, “…live the life” which the organization is leveraging to drive home the unique lifestyle changing attributes and benefits of its service. VDT is known for the provision of …...
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    Business Huawei Nigeria has something to say about the ban – TechCity

    News about Google cutting off business with Huawei is one of the most striking events in the Android world as it affects all Huawei users globally. Google decided to stop licensing its Android operating system to the Chinese telecommunications firm, in order to comply with a U.S. trade...
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    Business TeamApt secures switching license from CBN to power payment infrastructure solution, AptPay – TechCity

    TeamApt hosted the press community at its headquarters to announce the switching license that has been awarded to the company by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).... Read more via TechCity – Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    Business MTN Set to Launch Own Instant Messaging App – TechCity

    In the next month or so, MTN plans to launch an instant messaging platform which it hopes will become the “African WeChat”. The instant messaging (IM) service is similar to China’s “WeChat” and Facebook’s “WhatsApp”. According to MTN Group President and CEO, Rob Shuter, “We’ve built an...
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    Business Edufirst NG, Jobminders strike $1m partnership to develop IT skills in Nigerian – TechCity

    According to a report by Modis, there will be a 12% growth in technology employment opportunities by 2024, this growth will create an increase in demand for the technology professionals with the right skill set to fill available positions in the tech sector. The proliferation of technology is...
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    Business Huawei competition aims to cultivate Nigeria’s local ICT talents – TechCity

    A total of 15 universities across Nigeria with over 10,000 students will participate in an ICT competition organised by Chinese tech giant Huawei that will be officially launched today. In a statement, Huawei said the aim of the competition in Nigeria is to cultivate local ICT talents, promote...
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    World Internet Society, Facebook announce Internet Exchange Points throughout Africa – TechCity

    The Internet Society and Facebook are partnering to expand internet connectivity across Africa. They are aiming to achieve this by developing Internet Exchange Points (IXP) throughout Africa..... Read more via TechCity – Get more World News
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    World Google sued for illegally tracking phone users – TechCity

    A lawsuit has brought attention to Google’s ability to track its users even when they activate the privacy settings that will direct the company not to do so. A complainant told a US court that Google is illegally tracking the movements of millions of iPhone and Android phone users. … Read...
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    Business Jumia and HP announce scholarships for Nigerian students – TechCity

    A total of 15 students will benefit from educational scholarships announced by Jumia Hewlett-Packard (HP). In a statement, Jumia said 15 students will receive educational scholarships worth N3.7 million... Read more via TechCity – Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    GTBank and UBA take banking to WhatsApp – TechCity

    Guaranty Trust Bank Plc (GTBank) and United Bank for Africa (UBA), two of Nigeria’s major commercial banks are set to leverage on WhatsApp to offer banking... Read more via TechCity – Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    Business Meet Twinder – a Tinder-like bot on Twitter by Nigerians

    Twinder is a bot designed to match you with your Twitter crush(es) built by Helloworld comprising Timi Ajiboye (@timigod on Twitter), an experienced developer from Nigeria currently working at DavNetwork, and others. Hi! Twinder is a bot to help you match with your Twitter crushes – basically...