Nigeria Exchange
About Us Advertise News Business Addresses Nigeria Events Newspapers Newsletter More
Search Nigeria Sites & Businesses Search Tips

News General Sports Business Odd / Funny Tech Entertainment Articles Author Login Comments More Categories Author List
Author Name: Sade
Number of articles: 1

Nigeria is reported to be the second largest mobile phone market in Africa, with over 90% having... (0) Comment

Email A Friend  |   Print
Top Smartphone (Android) Apps for Nigerians
Author: Sade | June 22, 2013

Nigeria is reported to be the second largest mobile phone market in Africa, with over 90% having access to a mobile network. Connection through a mobile is quickly becoming the most popular way for the people of Nigeria to access the internet, making the mobile phone industry competitive when it comes to apps when considering the size of the market. Android is one of the most popular amongst Nigerians and the company are continuing to develop, create and improve mobile apps aimed towards the Nigerian market in particular. Here we can have a look at some of the top Nigerian focused apps.

Tradestabe is Nigeria’s version of eBay, and their most popular free classified website, where users can view adds, buy and sell anything from clothing to used cars and even provides professional services. Android’s app version of the site allows users to hunt and sell goods whilst on the go and is one of the most useful and popular apps, which has also been given positive feedback from downloaders. For example, if you want to change your smartphone and you don't wish to spend an enormous amount of money in a new one, you can use this app to buy a second-hand blackberry for much less! This app is completely free to use and your ads will be viewed by thousands of people daily.

Jobs In Nigeria

The jobs in Nigeria app does exactly what it says on the tin, helps people in Nigeria find jobs. The app connects job seekers with those looking to employ, and also allows users to click on the job application and its requirements, then apply directly from the mobile phone. This app is great for those on the go and is also quick and easy to use.

Nigeria News

News is another popular app used among Nigerians. The app provides regular updates of news sources and allows users to personalise according to individual preferences, keeping them up to date with the latest news. Nigeria news is available to download free of charge from Google play. It is easy to use and the fastest way to connect with the worlds updates.

Ready Cash Mobile Money

Ready cash mobile money allows users to send and receive money with the use of only a mobile number, resulting in convenient , quick, and easy transfers, straight from your mobile phone. The app also allows users to pay bills, making life in general a lot more easier for some. The app requires users to fund their ready cash wallets prior to being able to make transactions. The app is supported by Android, blackberry and Java enabled phones.

Nigerian movies

It will come as no surprise that this app is very popular amongst Nigerians with 50,000 already having downloaded the app to watch Nigerian movies and music videos in high definition on the go. The app is free to use and download and provides users the chance to watch the latest Nollywood movies and music videos.

Nigeria, as stated before, is rapidly advancing in terms of technology and with the use of mobile phones soaring at such a high rate, developers are working hard to create and improve great apps that will continue to benefit the Nigerian population.

(0) Comment


NGEX welcomes and encourages reader comments. Permission to post reader comments is assumed, and we reserve the right to excerpt or edit for clarity any comments that are posted. We won't be able to publish all comments. And we can't vouch for the accuracy of posts from readers. Nickname or Name will be used to identify your post.
"The views and opinions expressed in these comment(s) or article(s) do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of NGEX, its partners or its affiliates."

follow NgEX on Facebook
Submit An Article
"Press Releases"    More »
Abiodun Idris | December 22, 2014
Greatest Nigeria students and masses of our dear country. I want to start this write up by saluting...
Submit A Press Release »
News / Comments   More »
Debts: What you should know as a Nigerian entrepreneur
February 25, 2016 | Gary Crenshaw | 1 posts
It is normal for businesses to owe money at the beginning of a business. That's what separates entrepreneur...  Post comment »
10 Lucrative Business Opportunities in Nigeria
December 03, 2015 | OJOMA THOMAS | 3 posts
How can I start a snails business,fairly used clothes and a poultry7071  Post comment »
Article / Comments   More »
Yoruba Origin Of Bini & Da Lagosians
July 29, 2017 |  N/A | 1 posts
This article is full of nonsense  Post comment »
Abani, Emeagwali, Oyibo: Trouble in Nigerian Paradise
April 29, 2013 |  Ojonimi Adegbe | 1 posts
Great article. I think this should be placed more out there for people to read and if possible for the...  Post comment »
Ribadu Remains The Only Saint That Led Anti-Corruption EFCC
December 19, 2016 |  Lawrence | 1 posts
Interesting piece. Let's continue to speak out.  Post comment »
Submit An Article
Copyright © 2005 -2013 NgEX. All rights reserved.