Tag: Information Technology

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

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

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

Online Safety For Children Must Be Done In Friendly Manner – IT Expert

Abdul Jimoh- March 28, 2018

Online safety for children should start with parents’ understanding of the need to secure them in a friendly manner, an Information Technology (IT) professional, Mr ... Read More

Education minister tasks CPN on standards, professionalism in IT

inno.korie- September 8, 2017

The Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu has called on the Computer Professionals Registration Council of Nigeria (CPN), to register all individuals and corporate organisations ... Read More

“WannaCry” Global Attack similar To North Korean Hacks – Researchers

Henry Solomon- May 16, 2017

Cybersecurity researchers have found evidence they say could link North Korea with the “WannaCry” cyber attack that has infected more than 300,000 computers worldwide. A ... Read More

Omatek, Indigenous Computer Company Boss Florence Seriki Dies

Henry Solomon- March 6, 2017

One of Nigeria’s pioneers in Information Technology and Head of Omatek Computers, Florence Seriki, is dead. She was the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of ... Read More

Facebook, Nigerian Groups Working To Ensure Safer Internet

Henry Solomon- February 7, 2017

Today is Safer Internet Day (SID) (www.SaferInternetDay.org) and Facebook (www.Facebook.com) has launched a series of initiatives to help make the Internet a safer and better ... Read More

FG Agency Supports Intra-African IT Investment To Boost FDI

Tanimu- February 3, 2017

NITDA, Abuja: The Director General of National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami reiterates support to IT proposals and alliances that ... Read More

Saraki Points Out Areas Nigeria Needs To Co-operate With China

Henry Solomon- November 16, 2016

Senate President, Bukola Saraki (Photo: Twitter) Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Tuesday, identified the provision of infrastructure, industrialization and Information Technology (IT) as ... Read More

Only Vibrant Private Sector Can End Our Recession – Saraki

inno.korie- November 4, 2016

For Nigeria to end its economic recession, the government must urgently create an enabling environment for the private sector to thrive and drive the economic ... Read More

Recession: Saraki Urges Nigerians In Diaspora To Support FG

inno.korie- October 27, 2016

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has called on Nigerians in Diaspora to support the present administration in pulling the country out of recession with ... Read More

Fight Against Cybercrime: Police Sets The Ball Rolling

Henry Solomon- October 24, 2016

The Inspector General of Police, IGP Ibrahim K. Idris, has reiterated the unalloyed commitment of the Nigeria Police Force to actively fight against cybercrime menace ... Read More

Facebook joins the Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation, CTO.

inno.korie- June 16, 2016

 Facebook has joined the Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation (CTO) as an industry member. “At Facebook, we look forward to working with other CTO members in promoting ... Read More

CTO’s Council Approves New Four-Year Strategic Plan

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 23, 2016

The Council of the Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation (CTO) has approved a new Strategic Plan for the Organisation for the period 2016 - 2020. The new ... 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

NOA, BRISIN Partner On Improving Data Management In Nigeria

inno.korie- August 10, 2015

    The National orientation agency(NOA) and the Basic Registration and Information System in Nigeria (BRISIN) are partnering to sensitize Nigerians on keying into a ... Read More