The Osun state government is set to re-introduce the Opon Imo tablet into schools, findings by TECHMIRROR MAGAZINE has revealed. Sources close to the Education Ministry in the state and familiar with the development revealed that the state has commissioned the project to a consultant.
The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has made commitment to support and collaboration with Non-Governmental Organisations working within the scope of the Agency’s Strategic Roadmap and Action Plan (SRAP 2021-2024), and that includes Aid for Rural Education and Access Initiative, (AREAI).
Airtel Africa, a subsidiary of India’s Bharti-Airtel, has announced a $200m investment in its mobile money division by Qatar Holding LLC, an affiliate of the Qatar Investment Authority (QIA).
London-based, Nigerian-operating startup that is taking on incumbents in the country with a mobile-first, personalised and often cheaper set of banking services built on newer, API-based infrastructure, has been on a growth tear in the last several months, and to fuel its expansion, it has now raised another round of funding.