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Arkiv for: March 2012

Google Nigeria is really trying to push for more Internet usage in Nigeria. 15 and 16 March Google held their third web and mobile conference in Lagos, the g Nigeria.

The event gathered developers, business leaders, entrepreneurs and passionate tech people. It was clear at the event that Google are quite serious about their commitment to making the web more relevant to the everyday Nigerian. There were sessions showing Nigerians new opportunities to make money from the Internet - and there is huge potential here. Take for instance a look at Google Trader if you want to earn a little extra cash.

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Business Development Manager, Lars Nørgaard's travel to Nigeria has now come to an end. In this last blog post, he reflects on his experiences in Nigeria

Day 8 and 9

February 29 - March 1, 2012 - Day 8 and 9

As my travel to Nigeria approaches its last days, I am now able to look back on 1½ weeks of interesting experiences, hectic moments and thought-provoking observations. Nigeria is without a doubt a growth country. It is also a country where much money is found - but, unfortunately, the wealth is only divided between very few people. As a consequence, Nigeria has a very weird division between rich and poor and there are problems in their everyda...

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Have you ever wondered how foreigners experience Nigeria on their first trip to the country? If yes, then this is the blog to follow in the next few weeks.

Day 6 and 7

February 27-28, 2012 - Day 6 and 7

Cultural differences is something, you will experience on any travel outside your own country. Some differences are small and unimportant, while others seem large and incomprehensive until you learn to manage in the new environment. Seeing that my trip to Nigeria will only last two weeks, I am able to spot these differences, at times be annoyed with them - but rarely fully understand why things work the way, they do.

One ex...

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Have you ever wondered how foreigners experience Nigeria on their first trip to the country? If yes, then this is the blog to follow in the next few weeks.

Day 5 - Real Nigeria

February 26, 2012 - Day 5

Today has offered a few experiences of how life is in "the real Nigeria". By the real Nigeria, I mean the Nigeria that is not necessarily found in the centre of the large cities or inside a fancy hotel - not that there's anything wrong with either one! I mean the Nigeria that gives you experiences, you did not expect and widens your horizon just a little. And that is exactly what today has done for me.

My day begun at 7 A...

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