Tag: ICT

COVID-19: NITDA boss tasks ICT experts on post-pandemic innovations

Abdul Jimoh- May 13, 2020

Mr Kashifu Inuwa, the Director-General, National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), has called on ICT experts in Africa to prepare for post-Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic innovations ... Read More

Social Media Week: Good sleep Enhances Productivity, Life Span

Henry Solomon- February 25, 2020

 Health and well-being experts on Tuesday disclosed that the lack of sufficient sleep may lead totalent disengagement, reduced productivity and reduction in life expectancy. The ... Read More

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

Minister of Communication, @DrIsaPantami Bags ICT Industry Award

Tanimu- October 19, 2019

The unprecedented achievements recorded under 60 days in office as the Honourable Minister of Communications, Federal Republic in Nigeria, in which all parastatals under the ... 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

Security Breach: Facebook to Educate Users on Protection

Henry Solomon- October 18, 2018

Mr Guy Rosen, the Vice President, Product Management, Facebook says the company will educate Facebook users on ways to protect their accounts. Rosen said in ... 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

[email protected] Launches ICT Centre in Gashua, Yobe State

Tanimu- July 28, 2018

Alkasim Abdulkadir, Gahua: On Tuesday, July 17, 2018, the Presidential Committee on the Northeast Initiative (PCNI) launched an ICT Enterprise Resource Training Centre at Federal ... Read More

Google Station Targets 200 Locations in Nigeria by 2019

Henry Solomon- July 27, 2018

Web search engine, Google, has unveiled Google Station aimed at providing free high-quality, high-speed Wi-Fi hotspots to millions of Nigerians. The launching made Nigeria the ... Read More

World leaders, Celebrities Lose Followers Following Twitter’s Account Rid

Henry Solomon- July 13, 2018

U.S. President Donald Trump, his predecessor Barack Obama and American singer Katy Perry, the most followed celebrities on Twitter, lost an astonishing number of followers ... 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

Government should invest more, initiate political will to develop ICT, says UNESCO

inno.korie- May 28, 2018

The UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) had urged the government to invest more and initiate a political will to encourage the development of ... Read More

NITDA Says Whole e-Government Can Block Governance Wastage and Excesses

Henry Solomon- May 23, 2018

National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), has said that the adoption of Whole-of-Government (WoG) e-government policy can reduce wastages and block excesses in governance. 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

Galaxy Backbone to Incorporate Private Sector to Digital Services – MD

Arowobusoye Samuel- April 22, 2018

Mr. Yusuf Kazaure, the Managing Director, Galaxy Backbone, says the organization is putting in place modalities to incorporate the private sector in its digital services. ... Read More

Prioritization, Efficient Management of Funds will Aid Projects Execution – MD Galaxy Backbone

Arowobusoye Samuel- April 22, 2018

Mr. Yusuf Kazaure, the Managing Director, Galaxy Backbone, said setting the right priorities and efficient management of available funds would enable government agencies to execute ... Read More

ICT Expert Urges Organisations to Innovate, Reinvent Operations Through Manpower Development

Arowobusoye Samuel- April 22, 2018

Mr. Yusuf Kazaure, the Managing Director, Galaxy Backbone Ltd. has called on corporate organizations to innovate and reinvent their operations through continuous human resource development. ... Read More

FG’s Executive Order on Local Content to Create Job Opportunities for ICT Youngsters – MD Galaxy Backbone

Arowobusoye Samuel- April 22, 2018

Mr. Yusuf Kazaure, the Managing Director, Galaxy Backbone Ltd., says President Muhammadu Buhari’s Executive Order on local content will help to create employment opportunities for ... Read More

Smart Cities in Nigeria, An Achievable Initiative – FG

Henry Solomon- April 12, 2018

The Federal Government says it is committed to its plan to create smart cities in the country, saying Nigerians should not be pessimistic about the ... Read More

President Muhammadu Buhari Economic Recovery and Growth Plan: NITDA Trains 100 Women

Henry Solomon- April 5, 2018

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), with the mandate of developing and regulating Information Technology (IT) in Nigeria, has started its first set of ... Read More