By Jelani Aliyu, MFR [caption id="attachment_670" align="alignnone" width="321"] Jelani Aliyu, MFR[/caption] We must never underestimate the amazing power of human imagination, the ...
The President of the Nigeria Computer Society, Prof. David Adewumi shares with IT Edge News, Martin Ekpeke, his perspectives on why IT professionals constitute a significant force ...
By MOSHOOD ABUBAKAR Nigeria’s IT regulatory institution, the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) said it would be engaging Nigerians abroad in the implementa ...
By ANYTHONY NWOSU [caption id="attachment_608" align="alignnone" width="477"] Dr. Eugene Juwah, EVC, NCC[/caption] To infuse corporate responsibility in Nigeria’s burgeoning ICT se ...
By Jelani Aliyu, MFR We must never underestimate the amazing power of human imagination, the ability to envision a dramatically positive and dynamic future. Every great city, every monument, every historic feat, as it stands for all the world to see, was once pure thought, pure imagination acted upon and brought into reality. To imagine is to dream, to dream... Read more »
Nigeria and the rising trends of digital-divisive conversations. Knowhow Media International Reports-Writer/Researcher: MARTIN EKPEKE Hate and divisive speeches are taking over Nigeria’s social media ecosystem as the 2015 elections draw nigh raising concerns among many stakeholders on the negative impact this could have on national cohesion and nation building. Some are clamouring for the criminalisation of hate speeches warning that... Read more »
The President of the Nigeria Computer Society, Prof. David Adewumi shares with IT Edge News, Martin Ekpeke, his perspectives on why IT professionals constitute a significant force in nation building and what this year’s national conference of Nigeria Computer Society (NCS) mean to national IT goals. Can you give us a brief overview of your tenure as the President of... Read more »
6?s with Amos Emmanuel, CEO, Programos Software Group What has Programos been doing in the Nigerian IT ecosystem in the last three years? Programos Software specializes in software development services for the African capital markets. We have groomed the markets for about two decades now. Though the Nigerian capital market has undergone a lot of recession challenges, Programos has been advancing... Read more »
All is set for the Nigeria at Gitex Roadshow to hold in coal city Enugu next week which is also hosting the annual Conference of the Nigeria Computer Society (NCS). The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) is facilitating the roadshow with the support of the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) as part of the awareness campaign to... Read more »
By MOSHOOD ABUBAKAR Nigeria’s IT regulatory institution, the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) said it would be engaging Nigerians abroad in the implementation of the country’s ICT Local Content Guidelines. NITDA’s boss, Mr. Peter Jack, who was speaking at the recent Nigeria Diaspora Information Communication Technology (NIDICT) Conference that held in Detroit, the United States of America, Nigerians in... Read more »
By ANYTHONY NWOSU To infuse corporate responsibility in Nigeria’s burgeoning ICT sector and strengthen trust in corporate Nigeria, the Nigerian Communications Commission has unveiled Corporate Governance Code for the Nigerian Telecommunications Sector. The Minister of Communication Technology Dr. (Mrs.) Omobola Johnson while unveiling the Code described the event as a landmark that would further increase local and international investors’... Read more »
Knowhow Media International Reports-AssistantWriter/Researcher: MOSHOOD ABUBAKAR Nigeria’s cashless policy formally went national this July; now extended to all the 36 states in the federation to thicken the overall plans to reduce heavy cash dependence and improve the penetration of e-payments in Africa’s largest economy of $510 billion GDP. Initially piloted two years ago in Lagos and then six other states... Read more »
Knowhow Media International Reports – Writers/Researchers: MARTIN EKPEKE In Nigeria’s newly rebased economy that puts it ahead of other countries in Africa, the telecom sector contributes N6.97 trillion, out of the N80.22 trillion at which the economy is currently sized. Telecom’s share of the country’s GDP is 8.6%. What does this mean? It means ‘Nigeria is much more... Read more »
IN THE GLOBAL DIGITAL ECONOMY …. THE ONLY COMMODITIES THAT WE ALL SELL AND USE TO DRIVE OUR BUSINESSES ARE CALLED INFORMATION ASSETS…. YOU CANNOT TOTALLY AVOID LOSING YOUR DATA ONCE IN A WHILE IRRESPECTIVE OF HOW CAREFUL YOU ARE. Chief Marketing Director of Data Recovery Specialist Limited, who is also Managing Consultant to Digital Assure Limited, Mr. Bolanle O.... Read more »