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  • A tale of two online shopping giants: Konga & Jumia put to the test

    They both claim to be the largest ecommerce platform in Nigeria and Africa -- even though they won’t make their sales figures publicly available so it could be made easier for those who are interested in comparing their services to do so. This means the only thing that can be legally done is to determine which of them offers the best service delivery. And since no one else would do it, I decided to order stuff from both platforms and compared the experience. To really get an accurate result, it would make more sense to order from outside Lagos since both Jumia and...

  • Vuga: Africa’s smart music-streaming service for your every mood

    Nigeria’s music industry is regarded as the most popular in Africa considering the numerous continentally acclaimed and globally heard music superstars that are filling halls and stadiums in several parts of the world. Even though the stars are largely regarded as wealthy, much of their wealth doesn’t come from album sales since it has been largely difficult to get people to pay for music, forcing the artists to focus on making money from endorsements, events and other franchises. The proliferation of platforms such as NotjustOK.com and NaijaLoaded.com, where individuals could easily download music tracks and albums for free, make it...