Eskimi, iROKING partner to bring Nigerian music to millions of mobile phone users

Popular mobile social network, Eskimi recently partnered with popular Nigerian music streaming website iROKING to bring iROKING’s catalogue of over 35,000  from over 400 of West Africa’s top recording artists, directly onto Eskimi users’ mobile devices via music.eskimi.com. Eskimi which currently has over 10 million users with more than 50% of them based in Nigeria will […]

Power generation in Nigeria hits new record high at 4,349.7MW; best is yet to come Government says

Power generation seems to be on an upward trajectory as it is reported to have reached a new all time high of 4,349.7 megawatts on December 17th. The increase in power generation is attributed to an increased capacity in the country’s national grid. The Egbin Power Plant, the Omotosho NIPP and the Chevron gas plants all […]

Introducing the Lekki Sea Port – Nigeria’s Largest and First Deep Water Port

The Federal Government of Nigeria recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Lagos State Government for the construction of the Lekki Sea Port. The port will be the country’s largest sea port to date and is aimed at decongesting Nigeria’s ports in Tin Can Island and Apapa both in Lagos. Foreign investors have invested […]

‘Solar sisters’ spreading light in Africa

(CNN) — Eva Walusimbi knows well how it is to live in darkness. As a community leader in the small town of Mityana, central Uganda, she’s been witnessing the health hazards and financial strains that a shortage of electricity can bring to people living in energy poor, rural areas. “Just three miles away from here, […]