Tag: Computer

Xerox to Buy PC Maker HP $27bn

Henry Solomon- November 6, 2019

Xerox Holdings Corp is considering making a cash-and-stock offer for personal computer maker HP Inc at a premium to its market value of about $27 ... Read More

Digital Bridge Institute Strengthens Awareness on Cybercrimes

Henry Solomon- July 9, 2019

The Digital Bridge Institute (DBI) says it is collaborating with the Cisco Networking Academy to intensity awareness on cybercrimes. The Acting Administrator, DBI, Mrs Viola ... Read More

ICT Local Content Development Stimulates Economic Recovery – NITRA

Henry Solomon- August 23, 2018

The Nigerian Information Technology Reporters Association (NITRA) says local content development in the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) sector will serve as a stimulant for ... Read More

Computer Manufacturers Set to Create Jobs to Tackle Youth Unemployment

Henry Solomon- August 22, 2018

The Certified Computer Manufacturers of Nigeria (CCMON) on Wednesday said it was poised to tackle unemployment by creating more job opportunities for teeming youths in ... Read More

NCS Urges FG to Imbibe ICT-Driven Culture in Elections

Henry Solomon- June 12, 2018

The Nigeria Computer Society (NCS) on Tuesday advised the Federal Government to institutionalise an ICT-driven electoral culture to promote transparency and credibility of elections. The ... Read More

South Korea to use VAR System for First Time in National Football Team Match

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 3, 2018

South Korea will use video assistant referees (VARs) for the first time in a national football team match next month, the country’s football governing body ... Read More

Giant Tech Firms Will be Forced To More on Extremism Says World Economic Forum

Henry Solomon- October 30, 2017

United States tech firms such as Facebook Inc. and Twitter Inc. should be more aggressive in tackling extremism and political misinformation if they want to ... Read More

World’s First ATM Clocks 50th Years

Henry Solomon- June 28, 2017

The world’s first Automated Teller Machine (ATM),a technology which brought transformation in the way people obtained and used cash, on Tuesday  clocked 50 years. According ... Read More

RANSOMWARE: You Might End Up Paying Before Having Access To Your System – NITDA DG

AMT Tanimu- May 15, 2017

Dr. Isa Pantami, Abuja: The management of National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) would like to bring to the attention of Nigerians on the recent ... Read More

Min. of Communication Sets up Committee to Review National Broadband Penetration

Henry Solomon- May 5, 2017

Minister of Communication, Adebayo Shittu has inaugurated a Committee to review the status of the National Broadband plan and suggest ways of accelerating infrastructure deployment, ... Read More

UTME: No Registration On Saturday, Extension Possible, Says JAMB Registrar

Abdul Jimoh- April 7, 2017

JAMB Registrar, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede On Possible Extension Of Registration Prof. Is’haq Oloyede, Registrar, Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), said on Friday that there ... Read More

JAMB Registrar Threatens To Revoke DIC Licence In Abuja

Abdul Jimoh- April 5, 2017

JAMB Registrar, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede Threaten To Revoke DIC License Registrar, Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB), has threatened to revoke the licence of Digital ... Read More

NITDA Represents Nigeria At The LaunchPad of The Next Generation Innovation

AMT Tanimu- January 8, 2017

The Director General National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim lead the Nigerian delegation at the ongoing Computer Electronic Show (CES) "LaunchPad" ... Read More

Poor Use of Internet By Nigerians Shows Decline In Number Of Users As Figure Drops To 93.7m In Feb

Henry Solomon- April 9, 2016

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) in its monthly Internet Subscriber Data said that internet users on Nigeria’s telecommunications networks reduced to 93.75 million as at ... Read More

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Arraigns Hacker For N68bn Theft

Suleiman Idris- March 5, 2016

EFCC Arraigns Hacker For N68bn Theft The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Monday, April 20, 2015 arraigned one Stephen Omaidu before Justice M. ... Read More

Economist Urges Federal Government to Invest On ICT To Boost Economy

Henry Solomon- February 9, 2016

Children ICT training class (Photo: Internet) A U.S-based economist, Ms Munat Roberts, urged the Federal Government to invest on Information Communication Technologies (ICTs), especially in ... Read More

Cyber Experts Call For Urgent Steps To Secure Nigeria’s Cyber-Space

Henry Solomon- October 21, 2015

As Nigeria continues to deploy information technology platforms to run its Affairs, experts want the country to take urgent steps in building infrastructure and capacity ... Read More