Chad cuts telecoms excise duty to bolster internet

Chad's plan to
grow internet

Country cuts telecoms excise duty.

Monday, Jan 20th

Xoom to facilitate instant transfers in Nigeria.

Xoom to facilitate instant transfers in Nigeria

Digital money transfer service provider announces expansion plans.

Only 30% of Nigerians are aware of mobile money – CBN.

Only 30% of Nigerians are aware of mobile money – CBN

Central financial institution releases findings of survey to promote understanding of West African country's mobile money ecosystem.

Nigerian startup launches asset financing platform.

Nigerian startup launches asset financing platform

Offering a first for West African country say co-founders.

Industry expert confirms volume of e-transactions in Nigeria has risen by 43.4% as of December 2015.

Nigeria, others lag behind in e-commerce legislation

Industry expert confirms volume of e-transactions in Nigeria has risen by 43.4% as of December 2015.

Why Lagos dominates Nigeria's ecommerce space.

Why Lagos dominates Nigeria's ecommerce space

Industry experts say 80% of the West African country's ecommerce market is generated from the most populous city.

Nigerian e-commerce operators must adapt or die.

Nigerian e-commerce operators must adapt or die

Economic pressure forcing companies to review business models and source locally manufactured goods says Kaymu executive.

WeChat partners with Nigerian ecommerce startups.

WeChat partners with Nigerian ecommerce startups

Mobile app development and ecommerce at the heart of industry alliance.

Nigeria: Facebook claims to attract 16-million visitors per month.

Nigeria: Facebook claims to attract 16-million visitors per month

Social network shares statistics and strategy for the West African country.

West African businesses must digitise to monetise.

West African businesses must digitise to monetise

Continued investment in ecommerce represents opportunity and will drive need to digitise processes says expert.

Konga's Sim Shagaya steps down.

Konga's Sim Shagaya steps down

CEO of Nigerian of established e-commerce platform resigns.

SlimTrader details plans around US$1m investment.

SlimTrader details plans around US$1m investment

Nigerian ecommerce solution provider to bolster presence in hospitality sector, targets Africa-wide expansion.