Tech companies provide a range of services like the provision of digital technical services, creation of software, manufacture of electronics, and so on, which account for their primary source of revenue. Tech companies are important as businesses, individuals and other companies rely on their services and products to flourish. In this article, the top 20 tech companies in Nigeria will be discussed.
This is a list of the Top 20 Tech Companies in Nigeria:
Emerging Markets Telecommunication Services Limited (EMTS) is a Nigerian private limited liability company doing business as 9mobile in the telecommunication sector. 9mobile offers its customers a range of services that include fixed telephony (wired & wireless), digital mobile services and National and Regional long-distance services. 9mobile has its headquarters located at Plot 19, Zone L, Banana Island, Ikoyi, Lagos State.
Andela is an American company operating in several countries, including Nigeria. Andela commenced operation in Nigeria on May 21, 2014. Andela is a leading player in computer science education, programming and software training to bridge the gap of skilled software developers in top companies. Angular, Data Engineering, DevOps, Golans, Java, Python, React Native, Salesforce, React.js, Ruby, iOS and QA are part of the training portfolio offered by Andela. The Andela Nigeria address is EPIC Tower, No. 235, Ikorodu Road, Ilupeju, Lagos State.
Bharti Airtel Limited
This is a major telecommunication company operating in 18 countries across Asia and Africa. Nigeria is one of the major markets of Bharti Airtel with over 35 million subscribers to the network, providing a range of voice, data and other related services. The headquarters of Bharti Airtel Limited in Nigeria is at Plot L2, Banana Island, Ikoyi, Lagos State.
Dataflex is an IT Solution and Services company with over 30 years in Nigeria. Dataflex is also a leading internet service provider in Nigeria. The address of the company is No. 227B, Muri Okunola Street, Victoria Island, Lagos State.
Ericsson is a Swedish networking and telecommunication multinational company with a presence in more than 180 countries, of which Nigeria is one. The services offered by Ericsson to its operators, enterprises and media industry comprises mobile and fixed network infrastructure, broadband and multimedia solutions. Ericsson has its head office in Nigeria at No. 17A, Ozumba Mbadiwe Avenue, Victoria Island, Lagos State.
Flutterwave is a tech company that offers smart and secure payments systems to its customers – business people, big corporations, freelancers and individuals. Customers of Flutterwave can make transfers to bank accounts from their Flutterwave dashboard and also accept payments from any part of the world. The head office of Flutterwave in Nigeria is located at No. 8, The Providence Street, Lekki Phase 1, Lekki, Lagos State.
Globacom, popularly referred to as Glo, is a Nigerian multinational telecommunication corporation that offers its subscribers a range of services such as roaming, International Direct Dialling (IDD), E Top-up, internet and other related services. Glo has its headquarters in Lagos State at the Mike Adenuga Towers located at No. 1, Mile Adenuga Close, Off Adeola Odeku Street, Victoria Island.
Google Inc. is an American multinational tech company that has a presence in more than 50 countries. The company specializes in a range of services that comprise search engines, online advertising technologies, cloud computing, software and hardware. Google, which is the search engine of the company is the most visited website globally. In Nigeria, the Google Map feature was introduced to help informal transit. Other products and services of Googls Inc. include Gmail, Google+, Youtube, Google Drive, and several others. Google Nigeria, which is the subsidiary of Google Inc., has its head office on the 3rd Floor, Mulliner Towers, No. 39, Kingsway Road, Lagos State.
IBM is an acronym for International Business Machines Corporation. IBM is an American multinational corporation with a business portfolio including but not limited to robotics, automation, cyber security, internet of things (IoT), artificial intelligence (AI), cloud computing, blockchain, and quantum computing. IBM has two major offices in Nigeria which are located in Lagos State and Abuja. The Lagos address is The IBM West Africa, 7th Floor, Africa Re Building, Plot 1679, Karimu Kotun Street, Victoria Island while the Abuja office can be found at 2nd Floor, Oakland Centre, Plot 2940, Aguiyi Ironsi Street, Abuja FCT.
Interswitch is a leading electronic payments and digital commerce solutions provider in Africa’s financial ecosystem. Interswitch offers a full suite of multi-channel payment solutions backed by sophisticated firewalls that assure the security of transactions. Quickteller, which is owned by Interswitch, is a payment service that provides seamless payments technology for customers with acceptance in Nigeria and over 185 countries. Interswitch Limited has its headquarters at Plot 1648C Oko-Awo Close, Victoria Island, Lagos State.
Jumia is a dominating online retailer in Nigeria and 10 other countries, that specialises in books, home appliances, kiddies items, fashion items for men, women and children, gadgets, groceries, and more. Jumia offers periodic deals and discounts for its customers, as well as home delivery of purchased items. The headquarters of Jumia in Nigeria is at No. 109, Adeniyi Jones Avenue, Ikeja, Lagos State.
Kuda Bank is the first bank licensed by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) that is run fully online. Kuda Bank has no physical branch thus slashing the overhead costs that accompany physical banks and invariably cutting bank charges for its customers. Though all banking transactions can be done online with the Kuda Bank App, the company has its office at No. 151, Herbert Macaulay Way, Yaba, Lagos State.
Microsoft Corporation is an American multinational involved in the production of computers, computer software, consumer electronics and other related services. Microsoft Nigeria is the subsidiary of Microsoft in Nigeria and has its offices in Lagos and Abuja. The Lagos office is on the 6th Floor, Civic Towers, Ozumba Mbadiwe Avenue, Victoria Island while the Abuja office is on the 4th Floor, Rivers House, Centra Business District, Abuja FCT.
MTN Nigeria Communication PLC
MTN Nigeria Communication PLC is a subsidiary of the South-African telecommunication company, MTN Group. MTN provides a range of services to over 60 million subscribers in Nigeria ranging from wireless communication, internet, roaming, device financing, mobile money (MoMo), among others. MTN Nigeria Communication PLC has its headquarters at MTN Plaza, Awolowo Road, Ikoyi, Lagos State.
OPay is a tech company founded by Opera, which is a Norwegian browser company. OPay offers mobile payment services to its users across Nigeria, and beyond. The OPay head office in Nigeria is at No. 8, Otunba Jobi Fele Way, Agidingbi, Ikeja, Lagos State.
Oracle Corporation is an American multinational company that designs, manufactures and sells software and hardware products as well as related services. Some of Oracle’s products include Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software, Human Capital Management (HCM) software, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Operating Systems (Oracle Linux and Oracle Solaris), and others. Oracle Corporation’s office in Nigeria is at No. 21, Lugard Avenue, Ikoyi, Lagos State.
Paystack Payment Limited
The Irish-American fintech and SaaS company, Stripe, acquired Paystack in 2020 for $200 million. Paystack is a tech company that provides solutions to payment problems of businesses and enterprises in a safe, reliable and convenient manner. The address of the company in Nigeria is No. 126, Joel Ogunnaike Street, Ikeja GRA, Ikeja, Lagos State.
This is an IT Service and IT Consulting tech company that supports organizations seeking growth and actualization of business objectives through the use of technology. The services provided by Softcom Limited include but are not limited to automation of operations, and enhancement of brand visibility on the internet. The address of this tech company is No. 15B, Oduduwa Crescent, Ikeja GRA, Ikeja, Lagos State.
Spectranet is a tech company in Nigeria that offers reliable and fast internet service across Nigeria to its customers. The head office of Spectranet is at Plot 36B, Mobolaji Johnson Avenue, Oregun Industrial Estate, Alausa, Ikeja, Lagos State.
Tek Experts Nigeria
Tek Experts Nigeria is a subsidiary of Tek Experts, a provider of technical support services to enterprise technology companies. Apart from Tek Experts’ expertise in enterprise technology, the company is also focused on software and platform services that are directed to companies that need technical support and services. The office of Tek Experts in Nigeria is at Plot 2, Chief Yesufu Abiodun Street, Victoria Island, Lagos State.