Lagos crowns two winners at Smart Meter Hackathon

Team Power Bit Crunchers from the hardware category and team Zeena Platform from the software category, have emerged as winners at the Lagos Smart Meter Hackathon and have earned the combined prize money of N10 million to bring their innovative solutions to life and improve access to electricity in Lagos state. Speaking on the high…

Facebook to open Lagos office in 2021

Facebook, today (Friday 18th of September, 2020), announced that it will be opening an office in Lagos, Nigeria – its second office on the African continent after the launch of the first in Johannesburg South Africa. Aimed at supporting the entire Sub-Saharan Africa region, the office is expected to become operational in H2 2021 and…

Nintendo discontinues handheld 3DS device

Nintendo has discontinued its handheld 3DS video game systems after nearly a decade. The gaming giant quietly announced on its Japanese and UK websites that it stopped producing all 3DS devices. The company has also apparently removed references to the dual-screen console from its American website. The revelation came as Nintendo focuses on its Switch console, which can be played…