Category: Business

  • 5 simple things to do on your business website to achieve more sales

    5 simple things to do on your business website to achieve more sales

    Making massive sales on your website shouldn’t be a rocket science and should be able to be done easily. Here are 5 simple strategies to drive sales from your website. Add your business and your website to Google mybusiness: Google myBusiness is business directory own by Google that makes your business come up on Google […]

  • How to start a business without running into debt

    How to start a business without running into debt

    Starting a business no matter how small or big needs a startup capital. Many ideas remain in the head or on paper because there is no fund to startup. This post is simply a strategy of how to run for debt, read and practice. In the quest for startup capital, many startups have run into […]

  • Insight to how most tech startups spend their raised funds

    Insight to how most tech startups spend their raised funds

    According to TechPoint the Nigerian Startup Funding Report publication on the funding activities within the local internet startup space,  37 startups have raised a whooping sum of  $35,552,585  in the Q3 of year 2018 mostly from foreign investors. There are seven startups in the energy sector that got funding. Now, the question is how does these […]

  • Tourism Grows by 4% in 2021, Remains Far Below Pre-Pandemic Levels

    Tourism Grows by 4% in 2021, Remains Far Below Pre-Pandemic Levels

    According to the UNWTO, international visitor numbers climbed by 4% in 2021; nonetheless, the year was still challenging: arrivals were still 72 percent lower than pre-pandemic levels; recovery will require improved cooperation and increased vaccination rates. In comparison to 2020, global tourism increased by 4% in 2021. (415 million versus 400 million). According to preliminary […]

  • MTN Nigeria ready to launch Reach Communication Service for Business

    MTN Nigeria ready to launch Reach Communication Service for Business

    One telecommunication giant in Africa, MTN Nigeria is about to launch Rich Communications Services (RCS) Business Messaging (RBM) Services in partnership with Google and Dotgo. RBM is a service that will allow businesses to integrate rich media and chatbots into Google Messages communications. What does that actually mean? The new service is powered by Dotgo’s […]

  • African Development Bank Approves $170 Million Investment in Nigeria’s Digital and Creative Start-ups.

    African Development Bank Approves $170 Million Investment in Nigeria’s Digital and Creative Start-ups.

    The initiative launched by the Nigerian government to promote investment in the digital and creative industries has attracted the attention of the African Development Bank (AfDB) with a loan of $170 million to finance digital and creative enterprises in the country. To be co-financed by the Agence Française de Développement (AFD) and the Islamic Development […]

  • Nigerian Startup Bill Gets Approved, Heads to Senate to become law

    Nigerian Startup Bill Gets Approved, Heads to Senate to become law

    Dr. Isa Pantami, Minister of Communication and Digital Economy mentioned while briefing State House media that the Nigeria Startup Bill has been passed by the Nigerian Federal Executive Council (FEC) and will be referred to the National Assembly for consideration. This was stated at the end of President Muhammadu Buhari’s virtual council meeting at the […]

  • MTN, Mafab acquire 5G spectrum after 11 bidding rounds

    MTN, Mafab acquire 5G spectrum after 11 bidding rounds

    The Nigerian Communications Commission(NCC) auction for its two available lots of 100 MHz TDD slots of 3.5 GHz band for the deployment of the fifth-generation network in the country has been won by MTN Nigeria and Mafab Nigeria Communications Limited in a live auction held in Abuja on Monday. The NCC had recently approved MTN […]

  • New Finance bills will make Nigerians Pay 7.5% VAT on Facebook Ads in 2022

    New Finance bills will make Nigerians Pay 7.5% VAT on Facebook Ads in 2022

    According to a new bill president Muhamadu Buhari, of the Federal Republic of Nigeria passed to the senate, mandates a 7.5% VAT charge to those buying ads for businesses or personal purposes from Facebook, now Meta. Facebook has said that Nigerians will pay 7.5 percent value-added tax (VAT) on all ad placements from January 1, […]