Tag: Online

Google, IGHUB to Train Abia Teachers on Online Safety

Henry Solomon- February 8, 2020

Google Nigeria, and IGHUB, a technology-based outfit, on Saturday organised a capacity building seminar to train Abia teachers on online safety in Aba. IGHUB’s CEO, ... Read More

Osinbajo, Alibaba Co-founder Discuss Opportunities in Nigeria’s Digital Economy

Henry Solomon- November 14, 2019

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo with Alibaba Co-founder Jack MA Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, received a delegation of Chinese ... Read More

NERDC Partners PPDC, Google on Online Safety Measures in School Curriculum

Henry Solomon- March 19, 2019

The Nigerian Educational Research Development Council (NERDC) in partnership with Public Private Development Council (PPDC) and Google is set to harmonise and review the safety ... Read More

Designer Leads Campaign for The First Nigeria Board Games Cafe

Henry Solomon- July 25, 2018

Acclaimed board game designer Kenechukwu Ogbuagu, is leading an online campaign to set up Nigeria’s first board game table top cafe. The campaign, which is ... Read More

FG Warns Bloggers and Other Online Publishers Not to Lend Their Platforms for Fake News

AMT Tanimu- July 25, 2018

Segun Adeyemi, Lagos: The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has appealed to Online Publishers not to lend their platforms to the spread ... Read More

Star Prize: $2,500 for Grabs at Maiden `Afriuture’ Painting Competition

Henry Solomon- June 16, 2018

Mr Shogo Adaramati, Founder, Ramati Art Africa (RAF) on Saturday said that a $2, 500 star prize would be won at the maiden Afriuture Painting Competition. Adaramati ... Read More

Kaspersky Lab: “93℅ Nigerian Children Visit Communication Sites With Parental Controls”

Henry Solomon- June 15, 2018

About 93 percent of Nigerian children visit communication sites such as social media, messengers or e-mails with computers that have parental controls switched on, a global cybersecurity ... Read More

China to Launch Online Psychological Aid Platform

Henry Solomon- May 9, 2018

The Chinese Academy of Sciences plans to launch an online platform for psychological trauma interventions this year to overcome skills shortage. The platform would marshal ... 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

Commencement of YouWiN: Connect Online Training

AMT Tanimu- December 2, 2017

Kemi Adeosun, Abuja: As part of the Capacity building objective of the Youth Enterprise With Innovation in Nigeria Connect program, we are pleased to announce ... 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

#Breaking EU Commission Fines Google €2.42bn For Abuse Of Search Dominance

Henry Solomon- June 27, 2017

The European Commission on Tuesday, fined the search engine giant, Google €2.42 billion for alleged breaching EU antitrust rules. In a press release on its ... Read More

2017 BATCH ‘A’ MOBILIZATION: Process of Payment On NYSC Portal Using REMITA Pay Engine

AMT Tanimu- April 16, 2017

The NYSC Prospective Corps Members should go to the portal home page and follow the following steps for Payment using REMITA: STEP 1 Click on ... Read More

NDIC Warns Nigerians Against Investing Money Online

Abdul Jimoh- April 6, 2017

NDIC Warns Nigerians Against Investing Money Online The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) has warned Nigerians against  investing their money in online and block-chain currencies ... Read More

Four Billion People Lack Internet Access

Henry Solomon- December 7, 2016

Almost four billion people still lack access to online platform through the internet, UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs says, pledging to tackle the ... 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

Defence Minister Refutes Report That Boko Haram Are In Control Of 2 LGAs

Henry Solomon- March 30, 2016

The Minister of Defence, retired Brig.-Gen. Mansur Dan-Ali, has refuted an online media report credited to him that Boko Haram insurgents were still controlled two ... Read More

2016 Budget Proposal Published Online, Open To Comments, Criticism –- Presidency

Henry Solomon- February 8, 2016

Mallam Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant (Media) to President The Senior Special Assistant (Media) to President Muhammadu Buhari, Mallam Garba Shehu, has said that the ... Read More