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Facebook To Start A Nigerian Hub In 2018

Facebook will formally start a “community hub space” in Nigeria next year to encourage software developers and technology entrepreneurs and become the latest technology giant to pursue a training programme in fast-growing Africa. The U.S. social media company said the

Four Nigerians Among Facebook’s Bot Develper Challenge Finalists

Four Nigerian bots have been shortlisted among the final 60 in the Bots for Messenger Developer Challenge, a contest to recognize and reward developers who are able to create the most innovative new bots on Messenger in the Middle East

A Smart Developer? Enter Facebook’s Challenge, Create Smartest Bots For Messenger

Developers, in teams of up to three people, are invited to create bots in three categories: gaming and entertainment; productivity and utility; and social good Facebook is challenging developers across the Middle East and Africa to create innovative bots in

Tech SMEs Divide Opinions At NigeriaCom

With recent events putting Nigeria on the world map for positive technology innovations, many would assume that everybody should agree that the industry has come of age. However, this is not the case, as practitioners have divergent perspective on the

Facebook CEO Is Excited To Meet Nigerian Entrepreneurs On First Visit

Zuckerberg is in Nigeria to listen and learn and take ideas back to California on how Facebook can better support tech development and entrepreneurship across Africa Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is visiting Nigeria this week on his first trip to

Enter your idea for the Innovation Challenge

The Internet.org Innovation Challenge in Africa supports Internet.org’s vision of a connected world. To this end, the goal of the Challenge is to recognize individuals and organizations that are working on internet-based solutions to promote education and economic empowerment in

Fourth edition of YOUWIN! begins for Nigerian entrepreneurs

A Facebook statement of the government funding initiative confirms: SUBMISSION OF YOUWIN! 4 APPLICATIONS WILL COMMENCE ON MONDAY, 17th NOVEMBER 2014.