Small businesses and startups are the lifeblood of any economy of the world. Yet, one of the major challenges of these businesses is receiving payment from their customers through cash and bank payment. Today, the challenges have been reduced in part, thanks to adoption of the “cashless” initiatives. However, what most […]
Leke Ojikutu is the founder and Chief Technical Officer of VoguePay. VoguePay is a pioneering online payment solution that offer buyers and sellers a secure and easy way to transact business online. In this interview he shares his journey into tech entrepreneurship and the challenges of running a successful tech business in Nigeria that has a global reach.
The Chief Executive Officer of VoguePay, Mr. Michael Olufemi Simeon, spoke with Emma Okonji on the need for Nigerians to explore innovative solutions that support cashless policy initiative. Excerpts: In 2012, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) came up with the cashless policy initiative. As a major player in the […]
Why do startups fail? One of the biggest things in the country right now, especially in Fintech space, is advent of startups. On daily basis, more ambitious Nigerians are riding on advancement in technology to provide new ways of doing things or improved methods of solving various problems. As in, […]
Why do you need microfinance bank? One key factor responsible for the growth of any nation’s economy is industrialization. At the core of industrialization are startups creating micro, medium and small-scale businesses. Check out any developed country or one whose economy is growing rapidly, they have put up structures to support the […]