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Covid-19 Contact Tracing APP: What you need to know

IT News Nigeria: Countries around the world are making spirited efforts to develop Covid-19 contact tracing smartphone APP to limit the spread of coronavirus and relax lockdown restrictions. Nigerian government has challenged innovators to evolve locally applicable solution but no individual or organisations have come up with one. For example, the Director General, National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Kashifu Inuwa ...

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With Crisis Comes Innovation: Lagos Mile12 Market Goes Online

IT News Nigeria: The Executives of Mile 12 said in a statement that it has initiated Mobile Market in response  to the directive of President Muhammadu Buhari for lockdown in Lagos, Ogun and FCT due to the effects of Covid-19 and effort been made to mitigate the spread of the pandemic. According to a statement signed by Alhaji Shehu Usman, ...

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Nigerian computer programmer creates Spotify rival with over 45 million songs, calls it Playfre

IT NEWS NIGERIA: Nigerian computer programmer; Chika Nwaogu has successfully created the first Indigenous music streaming platform with over 45 millions songs that can really compete with the likes of Spotify and Deezer. “Spotify and many other big music streaming platforms have not yet opened their doors to most African countries because of the weak intellectual property laws in these ...

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Enyo Retail Sponsors App Development To Improve Fueling Efficiency

IT NEWS NIGERIA:   ENYO Retail and Supply, a customer-focused, technology driven fuels retailing company, in collaboration with cchub has unveiled a hackathon initiative. The exercise was aimed at developing local applications and solutions capable of disrupting the parts of the traditional value chain in the downstream oil sector in Nigeria.   The 3-day social media week event centered around ...

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Lagos Revenue Service Introduces e-Payment For Remittance Of Consumption Tax For Hospitality Industry

*LIRS unveiled an automated invoicing system called Electronic Revenue Assurance system (ERA) at a meeting with business  owners in the hospitality and Tourism sector  in Lagos for efficient and effective revenue collection and remittance to the state   Isaiah Onwuanumba:   In its effort to leverage on e-payment and multi-modal payment portals, the Lagos State Internal Revenue Service (LIRS) has ...

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Nigeria: Seamfix Launches BioRegistra To Transform Data Management

Bioregistra enables individuals, companies and government capture, store and access data anytime anywhere in the world Fully automated process for seamless execution of all KYC A must for today’s business data solution in Nigeria   SEAMFIX, Nigeria’s leading provider of identity management solutions, today launched Bioregistra, an innovative data capture and data management platform.   Bioregistra is a state of ...

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Nigeria: ‘Code9Help’ Launches Personal Safety Mobile App

IT NEWS NIGERIA:   A new mobile app that will help in tackling the wave of crime in Nigeria has been released. Developed in the United Kingdom, the application, Code9Help is designed to guarantee personal help and safety in times of crime or emergency.   The mobile app does among other things; send immediate alarm to alert your contacts, as ...

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Google To Add ‘News Feed’ To Website And App

*Google is adding a personalised Facebook-style news feed to its homepage – Google.com -to show users content they may be interested in before they search It will display news stories, features, videos and music chosen on the basis of previous searches by the same user. Users will also be able to click a “follow” button on search results to add ...

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