The last two decades has witnessed a rise in the use of the internet in general, and social media in particular. For example, in the United States, the number of internet users has increased from about 241 million in 2011 to over 302 million in 2021 with a projection to increase to about 321 million by 2025.
The Founder and Publisher of MSME Africa, Seye Olurotimi has been named the winner of 2021 FATE SME Journalist Award at the FATE Foundation 2021 Annual Celebration and Events. The award is meant for a journalist within the Nigeria MSME/Entrepreneurship Space who must be attached to a media house. Entries for the award must have been published between December 2020 and October 1, 2021.
Nigeria's telecom companies received a boost in November when it was announced that they had received approval-in-principal to receive Payment Service Bank (PSB) licenses. Stock prices flew. For those with an envious eye on Safaricom in Kenya, this was their moment.