Tag: Technology

A Look at The Impact of GSM on Digital Transformation in Nigeria 20 Years After Its Roll Out

Henry Solomon- November 15, 2021

Making a call using a mobile phone has over the years become some sort of a norm but it wasn't always the practice; at least ... Read More

NITDA to Suppport NNPC’s Innovation in Petroleum Sector

Henry Solomon- November 21, 2020

(NAN) The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has reiterated its resolve to support the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to drive innovation in the ... Read More

Digital Economy: FG Inaugurates 6 Projects Across Nation

Henry Solomon- July 23, 2020

The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Pantami, has inaugurated six completed projects across the country under the digital economy sector. The inauguration, ... Read More

Minister Commends Ekiti State Governor for Implementing Right of Way

AMT Tanimu- May 18, 2020

The Honourable Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim (Pantami), FNCS, FBCS, FIIM, is delighted to hear about the Executive Order No. ... Read More

Sarki Auwalu Takes Over in DPR

AMT Tanimu- December 19, 2019

The President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Mohammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Engineer Sarki Auwalu as the substantive Director of the Department ... Read More

Nigerian Youths, Others Emerge Winners at Nuclear Technology video Competition

Henry Solomon- November 14, 2019

Youths from Nigeria,Tanzania and Kenya have been awarded first prize for a youth video competition they researched on nuclear energy technology, a statement from ROSATOM ... 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

NIMC Briefs Partners on Digital Identity Ecosystem

Henry Solomon- November 5, 2019

By Victor Azu The race to provide digital identity for all Nigerians is on, with the national identity management commission, NIMC, engaging prospective partners on ... Read More

NITDA Launches Unity Board to Teach Emerging Technology Skills

Henry Solomon- October 9, 2019

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) on Monday launched its indigenous ‘Unity Board’, a technology hardware platform for teaching emerging technologies. The agency launched ... Read More

National Identity Day: Nigeria Joins Coalition

Henry Solomon- September 16, 2019

By Victor Azu Nigeria has formally joined the coalition of International Identity Day with the aim of speeding up the process of a unified identity ... Read More

Seven-Year-old Nigerian Robotic kid Aims for World Title

Henry Solomon- September 16, 2019

Seven-year-old 2019 World Robot Olympiad (WRO) joint champion Brendon Ikem has said that he aimed to be the best Artificial Intelligent (AI) developer in the ... Read More

NPDC Adopts Modern Technology to Monitor Oil Pipeline

Henry Solomon- August 19, 2019

The Nigeria Petroleum Development Company (NPDC)/ND Western OML 34 Asset Management Team (AMT) says it has commenced the use of modern technology for effective monitoring ... 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

World Wide Web celebrates 30 years in existence

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 12, 2019

The World Wide Web (www) is celebrating its 30 years of existence and enabling people to connect better on the internet. The founder and web ... Read More

Social media can increase children’s unhealthy food intake, research suggests

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 5, 2019

Exposure to social media marketing of unhealthy food could lead to an immediate increase in children’s intake of unhealthy food with more calories, a new ... Read More

Yola Power Distribution Company Set for New Lease of Life

AMT Tanimu- October 9, 2018

The Yola Distribution Company whose operations have been in a hiatus due to the insurgency is set for a new lease of life. 12 companies ... 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

Keynote Address of Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo at #GoogleForNigeria Today in Lagos

AMT Tanimu- July 26, 2018

PROTOCOLS I am delighted to be to be here with you today at this year’s Google for Nigeria event. Just couple weeks back, it was ... 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

Group Suggests Establishment of CMS to Decongest Prisons

Henry Solomon- June 26, 2018

The Prisoners Rehabilitation and Welfare Action (PRAWA), a Non-governmental Organisation (NGO), has appealed to the Federal Government to establish a Case Management System(CMS) to promptly ... Read More