The Tech Bloggers Round Table Event by Jumia

Okay, let me start by saying this week was awesome, why? I recently attended an event tag “ttech bloggers round table event” in Lagos, Nigeria. The awesome event was hosted by Jumia, if you must know 🙂

Tech bloggers Round Table Event

Are you wondering who’s Jumia? Well, they are one of Nigeria’s biggest online shopping mall and they have done so wonderfully well for themselves.

I’ve been to events where I speak (teach) about blogging, but to tell you the truth, this would be my first outing as a blogger to a blogger’s event… and boy, they do know how to host their guests 😉

The Tech bloggers Round Table Event by Jumia

Let me tell you how it starts – to be honest, I did not plan on going to the event because of my lack of time, but Mr. Yemi Kuti who’s working for Jumia as public relation promised the event would be a blast.

I took his word and I prepare for the date. The day of the event, I put on my dance business shoes and I was off to the event 🙂 .

The event was a showdown between the Nigerian Tech bloggers and top phone brands that are ruling the Nigerian science.

The passion for mobile phones and technology was very clear in the room, right from the opening address made by the Managing Director of Jumia Nigeria (Jonathan Doerr), to the engaging, enlightening and excellent conversation that ensued.

The bloggers that were there had the representatives of the mobile brands (Samsung, LG, Innjoo, Infinix, Tecno and Lenovo) on their toes as they questioned them on topics which spanned from operating system updates, priorities, affordability, expectations and more!

I did have private chat with some of the mobile brands that attended the event and soon the discussion might turn for the best 🙂

And before I forget, the event did give me some good ideas that I will be sharing in a practical way very soon.

amma give a shout out to Miss. Bertile Guitton for anchoring such a lovely event and to my new friend Mr. Kuti Yemi for the invite 🙂

Let’s talk

Today’s Saturday, I don’t have the full intention to give a tutorial or drop a blogging tip, I just wanted to share with you my little experience at the bloggers round table event. But still I do have just one question to ask and it would be nice if anybody would give me his or her answer to the question.

Please answer this question:

I know you do use phones’, so here’s the question – what application do you use the most on your phone?

Please do reply with the answer by using the comment box below. Remember that your comments, questions and thoughts are highly welcomed and much appreciated.

Watch out for my Monday post, it’s gonna be hot 🙂 .

Thanks and have a blessed weekend…

P.S: Here are some pictures that were taken during the event. Enjoy (Y)


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  1. Hello Babanature,

    Is that really you? you look good… boyz on fresh 🙂

    from your post, I can see that you had a good time at the event.

    My most favourite app on my android phone is “Whatsapp”. I love it because it brings me closer to my friends and also makes messaging a lot easier and fast.

    which you success brother.

    1. Haha.. Bello,

      Thank you for that awesome complement dear friend.

      It looks like Whatsapp messenger is most loved around.

      Thank you for your feedback, it is indeed appreciated.

      Do have a wonderful weekend bro.. 🙂

  2. That’s my boss, my mentor. Keep the good work going. May Allah bless you. Love you so much

    1. Hello Ajibola,

      Thank you so very much for the kind words, you just made my day 🙂

      Amin to that brother…

      Thanks and have a good weekend….

  3. Hi Babanature,

    Good to see you, and I am glad you shared a little different kind of post with us this time 🙂

    That surely looked like a nice bloggers round table event, with everyone having a lot of fun! I wish I could answer your question, but I rarely use my phone, thus hardly any apps! But I can answer on my kids behalf – they would choose WhatsApp!

    Thanks for sharing. Happy weekend 🙂

    1. Hello Harleena,

      I know this is not my style but the event was rich enough for me to make it a post 🙂 . If i do attend any in the future, i might also blog that as well 😉

      Ha… whatsapp is one app every person I’ve encountered with are choosing. Your kids did choose wisely… lol

      Thank you for dropping your comment. Do have a great weekend.

  4. Hello,

    Seems like you have lot of fun at the event, I use bunch of apps on my android mobile. Since I’m a shopping freak I have all the online shopping sites like amazon, ebay and etc.

    Secondly wordpress and blogger

  5. Finally! A post about how the roundup went (with pictures).

    I really really wanted to see, even watch how the full event played out.

    Seems there was alot of fun. 😀

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