AfriOne unveils production factory for first made-in-Nigeria smartphones, engages 5,000 students

Over 5,000 students currently studying in institutions of higher learning in Lagos State are to benefit from broad-base knowledge on how to deploy Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) for personal and organisational empowerment. This is one of the outcomes of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed between the Lagos State Government and AfriOne, makers of Nigeria’s first indigenous smart phone. Lagos State Governor, Akinwumi Ambode, who disclosed this during the official unveiling of AfriOne Assembly plant on Friday April 21, 2017 [...]

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Afrione Launches

In a bid to improve and democratise technology through affordable innovative products, AfriFone Limited, an emerging ICT experts have come up with a locally made smartphone called, ‘AfriOne Mobiles.’ From Left: Abdulahed Mustapha, Permanent Secretary, Lagos Global; Sahir Berry, AfriOne Founder & CEO; Olufemi Odubiyi, Commissioner of Science and Technology, Lagos State; Hemang Kapur, AfriOne Co-Founder & CTO and Lekan Akinjide,CCO Afrione during the launch of AfriFone Made-in-Nigeria Smartphone in Lagos weekend. The new smartphone model seen as a [...]

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AfriOne launches first Nigerian-made smartphones

AfriOne launches first Nigerian-made smartphones AfriFone Limited  will on Friday commission an assembly plant and launch its  AfriOne mobile phones and other consumer devices,  a feat the company describes as “a  technological breakthrough and precedent for the enterprise and Nigeria’s 170 million strong populous. This marks the availability of the first in-country produced smartphones for sale in the Nigerian marketplace. Headquartered in Lagos, AfriOne serves as a pioneer in the manufacture and assembly of high-end communication technology in the African space. The [...]

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