Post Profile

African Gaming League aims to jumpstart esports in Nigeria

Africa hasn’t participated in the global game economy much, but some entrepreneurs in Nigeria want to change that by diving into esports. Amaete Umanah and his cofounders have launched the African Gaming League, which held is first tournament in four cities across Nigeria in August. Umanah said in an interview that it is a long-held dream […]
read more


Related Posts

1000 African Entrepreneurs Gather In Nigeria For Tony Elumelu Foundation Boot Camp

Business & Finance : Forbes: Business

1000 entrepreneurs from across Africa gathered in Ota, Southwest Nigeria, between Friday and Saturday for an intensive two-day boot camp hosted by the Tony Elumelu Foundation.

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive takes out another esports viewership record

Technology : Venture Beat

Activision’s newly acquired Major League Gaming division is pulling in huge audiences even when it broadcasts games that don’t belong to the giant publisher. MLG held a tournament for the military shooter Counter-Strike: Global Offe...

African tech startups aim to power economies

Business & Finance : Business Report

Business leaders and investors said the technology sector in Africa is held back by lower internet penetration. ||| Dakar - When Abasiama Idaresit started a digital marketing firm in Nigeria's bustling economic capital three years a...

eSports Make Push to Nigeria with African Gaming League

Entertainment / Video Games : End Game

We all knew that eSports was gaining a lot of ground, but what wasn't immediately clear just how global this concept was getting. A new report out of Africa revealed that it was making moves in Nigeria, as some new effort was bringi...

African Gaming League

Local Interest / Africa : Timbuktu Chronicles

Coral Lifestyle reports: On Saturday, August 20th, 2016, the African Gaming League launched in 4 Nigerian cities- Lagos, Port Harcourt, Uyo and Abuja. It represented the fulfilment of a dream that Amaete Umanah, a Nigerian tech entr...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC