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PHOTO STORY :  NITDA @ GITEX 2018

    Gulf Telecommunication Exhibition (GITEX) 2018 one of the biggest ICT exhibition globally has always been a platform government agencies use to attract investment to...

Vodacom Business Nigeria scoops four major awards

Vodacom Business Nigeria was honored with four awards at the prestigious 2018 Nigeria Technology Innovation and Telecoms Awards on Friday. The industry celebration, organized by...

Data & Tech to transform Nigerian Retail Market

The convergence of AI, tech, and data on Nigeria’s multi-billion dollar plus retail market – will be a strategic focus to local & international...

MANAGEMENT OF THE PUBLIC COMPLAINTS COMMISSION PAYS COURTESY VISIT TO NCC

  The Management of the Public Complaints Commission, led by its Chief Commissioner, Hon. Chile Igbawua, paid a courtesy visit to the Nigerian Communications Commission’s...

HAS INFINIX MOBILE PHONE TAKEN OVER THE NIGERIAN MARKET WITH THEIR...

Infinix Mobility, one of the foremost Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) has been making waves over the years. Though , not one of the early...

We want people to have access to quality smartphones at affordable...

Nigerian based maker of smartphones and tablet computer Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) AFRIONE LIMITED  talks about the Nigerian IT market and the need for the...

Tony Ojobo: The Exit of an Quintessential Public Servant

  Tony Ojobo, Director Public Affairs Department retired from Public Service at the age of 60, on Friday October 5, 2018. Ojobo joined the Commission in...

NCC Inaugurates New Governing Board of DBI

. The Digital Bridge Institute (DBI) has inaugurated its governing board on Friday 5th October 2018. Senator Olabiyi Durojaiye who delivered the Keynote address on behalf...

NCC meets WASPAN, other stakeholders to stamp out Auto Renewal and...

  The Nigerian Communications Commission has met with the Wireless Applications Service Providers Association of Nigeria (WASPAN) and other relevant stakeholders in the industry at...

NCC BRINGS CYBER AWARENESS TO NIGERIAN SUBSCRIBERS THIS OCTOBER

  The Month of October is the National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM). This is observed annually and focuses on raising awareness about Cyber security,...

NCC Discusses Call Masking/ Refiling and SIM Boxing at TCP, Lagos...

  The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) at its 85th Edition of Telecoms Consumer Parliament held in Lagos on September 27, 2018 discussed one of the...

AFRIONE LIMITED PUTS NIGERIA IN THE GLOBAL  MAP OF SMARTPHONE PRODUCERS

  Nigeria has been seen as more of a technology consumption nation than a technology exporting nation, with the rigorous diversification of the economy from...

The Board of Abuja Teaching Hospital Pays a Courtesy/ Appreciative Visit...

  The Executive Vice Chairman/ CEO, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Professor Umar Garba Danbatta received the board of Abuja Teaching Hospital on September 20, 2018...

Vodacom calls for network operators to collaborate to help improved quality...

Internet penetration is on the rise across the world with over 4 billion consistent internet users all over the world and more than a...

Forecasts Annual Technology Spending by Middle East & Africa Smart Cities...

Technology investments relating to Smart City initiatives across the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region will total more than $1.3 billion in 2018, according...

NIGERIA COM 2018 BRINGS TOP ICT FIRMS AND STAKEHOLDERS TO...

As Nigeria is adopting information and communication technology ( ICT) in all the facets of the economy ranging from mobile payments to electronic health...

NETCOM Africa expands its Unified Communications Solutions portfolio

  There is an increasing requirement for businesses and enterprise   to leverage on the deployment of information and communication technology (ICT) to scale and deliver...

OUR INTERNET SOLUTION THAT WE’RE BRINGING  WOULD  CHANGE THE INTERNET  ECOSYSTEM...

      As a Nigerian firm, can we know a bit about Tanta Innovative? Tanta Innovative Limited, a subsidiary under Tanta Group is a Nigerian headquartered...

How Blockchain Technology Could Revolutionize the Art Industry

PocketCon Creative Gallery has been launched and now is waiting forfandom artists to join in! A creative hub where you can connect not only with other...

Samsung introduces first foldable Galaxy smartphone

So far, we have yet to see a real Samsung foldable phone hit the market. However, there are lots of indications that Samsung not...

New iPhones will be announced on 12 September

According to numerous sources, such as CNBC and The Verge, press invites were sent out on Thursday, prompting speculation as to the kind of products to be...

Artificial Intelligence: Nigeria is missing in the 4th Industrial Revolution

The match of science and technology is a relentless one. And its transformative power has been profound. Most of the wealth created in the...

INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT AS A KEY FOR START-UP ECOSYSTEM IN NIGERIA –...

Institutional support is key for the development of any startup ecosystem, particularly in countries that are grappling with infrastructural challenges plus multiple taxation such...

NITDA lifts operations of VON with Digital Capacity Building Centre

  As part of efforts to enhance the capacity of media practitioners, improve access to public information and bring about transparency in government processes, the...

Irespective Of The Cost, Here  Are The Reasons Why People Still...

  The iPhone works seamlessly with other Apple gadgets, including Macs and the Apple Watch - there's an ecosystem factor. Here are 10 reasons why...

World Most Expensive Phone Is Diamond Rose iPhone 32 GB ($8...

The Diamond Rose iPhone 32 GB, was come with the most expensive price. This is the world’s most Expensive phone of 2018, Because of...

NCC Holds its 98th Edition of Consumer Outreach Programme at Yenegoa...

  As part of the Nigerian Communication Commission’s efforts to empower telecom consumers with adequate information and education through constant engagement of consumers, the 98th...

CLICKATELL TRANSACT ENABLES UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA (UBA) TO LAUNCH CHAT...

  Clickatell (www.Clickatell.com/products/transact), an authorized WhatsApp Business Solution provider, is proud to announce that United Bank for Africa (UBA) will be going live with their...

IoT Africa Summit enables the race to connect one billion more...

There are clear and universal businesses cases for the adoption of IoT across multiple industries in Europe and North America. The business case for...

Nigeria, China to Sign $328 Million Agreement on ICT as President...

President Muhammadu Buhari arrived Beijing Saturday to attend the Beijing Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) holding September 3 – 4, 2018. During...

PAPER PRESENTED ON “LOCAL CONTENT DEVELOPMENT IN NIGERIA’S ICT SECTOR: STIMULANT...

    The benefits of liberalizing the telecom and ICT sector would not accrue to Nigerian teeming population until the necessary action is taking by the...

IoT Planning – Seven Key Questions for Highly Effective M2M deployments

By Jeremy Potgieter, SADC regional head at Eseye, IoT edge to cloud cellular specialists and AWS Advance Technology Partner   If you want to utilise IoT and...

Makers’ Club Holiday Programme powered by Start Innovation Hub Comes to...

It is an undeniable fact that with the advent of technology, there has been a disruption in our daily work life; such that the...

Edo Hosts the 41st Edition of the NCC’s Consumer Town Hall...

  As part of the Nigerian Communication Commission’s continuous initiatives to bring together Telecom Consumers in the rural areas with the Network Operators to discuss...

Nigerian Society of Engineers visits EVC/ CEO-NCC

  The Executive Vice Chairman of Nigerian Communications Commission, Professor Umar Garba Danbatta received a delegation from Nigerian Society of Engineers on August 29, 2018. The...

Conference: B-Sides Lagos Brings A Holistic Approach To Nigerian Cyber Security...

    In a very fast world,  businesses and individuals are very much online, with the high penetration of internet and broadband technology, organisations have  seen...

Locally developed technology targets Africa’s banking challenges

Technology specialist, e4, has been named among the top 11 finalists in the Ecobank Fintech Challenge for its new Virtual Identity product. The competition aims to identify innovative...

Nominees Announced For 2nd Nigeria Tech Innovation & Telecom Awards

Instinct Wave, Africa’s Premium B2B event & Association of Telecom Companies of Nigeria (ATCON) is pleased to announce the nominees for the 2 nd...

Google announces Launchpad Accelerator Africa Class 2

Google announced the launch of its second Launchpad Accelerator Africa class as part of its ongoing efforts to support entrepreneurship on the continent.   The accelerator,...

ITU hosts regional workshop for capacity building in Abuja

  How to strengthen human capacity profile in the African region remains one of the fulcrum of the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) yearly regional workshop...

ALIPAY’S EXPANSION INTO AFRICA POSES A THREAT TO AFRICAN FINTECHS AND...

Ant Financials, a subsidiary of the Alibaba group, and operators of Asia’s biggest payment platform Alipay have announced a new partnership with the United Nations’ Economic...

MTN   CATERS FOR KIDS AND TEENS WITH mPULSE 

MTN Nigeria has unveiled its latest innovation, MTN mPulse, for `tweens’ and teens (ages 9 to 15). The MTN General Manager in charge of Consumer...

Broadband Penetration Minimum Target of 20% by 2017 Reached – NCC

    The Executive Vice Chairman (EVC) of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Professor Umar Garba Danbatta, said that Nigeria’s broadband penetration, according to the ITU/UNESCO...

REMI AFON EXPLAINS THE PRACTICALITY OF CYBER SECURITY TO NIGERIANS @...

Cyber Security is one important area of any business that can't be overlooked. The importance of data and Information is so critical today that...

CHIOMA CHIMA, BRINGING TO THE FORE AND CHANGING THE NARRATIVE OF...

"In our society, the women who break down barriers are those who ignore limits" Arnold Schwarzenegger Looking at quote, one would understand that in a...

NIGERIA IS NOT PAYING MUCH ATTENTION TO INFORMATION MANAGEMENT – OYEDOKUN...

  In a much digitized world, information is key and data mining the Holy Grail. No country would develop or change her narratives without a...

HOW CODEFEST WOWED ABUJA TECH COMMUNITY WITH THEIR SEASON II [PHOTOS]

  The vision to reach 1,000,000 programmers across tertiary schools in Nigeria led to the creation of Codefest Nigeria as a platform to give software...

BSidesLagos Cyber Security Conference 2018 Now @ Westwood Hotel ,Ikoyi

  This is to notify our esteemed partners, participants and general public of the change of Venue for BSidesLagos Cyber Security Conference from Four Point,...

SULEIMAN FAROUK , INFORMATION SECURITY EXPERT TALKS ABOUT PROACTIVE CYBER SECURITY...

  In a highly mobile and digitized ecosystem today, the need to be protect is imperative! With high level of identity theft, phishing and cyber...

Technology is the future of FICA and digitised customer onboarding

Digitisation is transforming business and impacting consumers through every stage of their daily lives. While rapidly becoming a way of life, onboarding consumers digitally...

Unmasking International Calls In Nigeria

  If you receive a lot of foreign calls, chances are that quite a few of them have reached your handset bearing a local GSM...

NCC Holds 97th Edition of Consumer Outreach Programme in Sokoto State

  The Nigerian Communications Commission organized its 97th Edition of Consumer Outreach Programme in Sokoto State at the Sultan Muhammadu Maccido Institute for Quran and...

Broadband Penetration Minimum Target of 20% by 2017 Reached – NCC

  The Executive Vice Chairman (EVC) of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Professor Umar Garba Danbatta, said that Nigeria’s broadband penetration, according to the ITU/UNESCO...

JOHNSON HANSON “CATCHES THEM YOUNG”WITH CODING FOR KIDS THIS SUMMER HOLIDAYS

It's summer holidays again and kids would be home , while a whole lot of parents would either consider dumping the kids in some...

We have crashed the price of Nigerian domain names – CloudWafer

    Cloudwafer is an ICT Firm, can we know specifically the area of ICT you are? We offer simple, fast and reliable Cloud VPS hosting for...

NETCOM Africa’s “Smart Building Solution” Making Facilities Secure

    Today’s buildings are becoming more sophisticated and Internet of Things (IoT) enabled making these building “smart”. As buildings and facilities are getting smarter, challenges...

HOW INEC CAN COLLABORATE WITH NCC,  NIMC TO CONDUCT A FREE...

This is election season and here we come again. We saw how they "rolled" in e Ekiti State and folks are heading to court!...

#GoogleForNigeria: itel mobile at Google 2018 (Photos)

  The second edition of Google for Nigeria is one of Google’s main initiatives of 2018 to connect business owners, investors, stakeholders, creatives and digital...

Anambra State To Unveil Computer Village

In a highly digitized economy and in line with ICT road-map, the Anambra State government and private sector participants will be unveiling a computer...

Google Brings YouTube Masterclass To Nigeria

Google, the biggest search engine came to Nigeria with a bang, today Google has impacted in the tech community and presently impacting in the...

LESSONS FROM RUSSIA 2018

  Russia 2018 has come and gone. I watched both as a football fan and entrepreneur. Here are a few lessons that I learned from...

NCC holds Consumer Conversation Forum in Bida Niger State

  The Nigerian Communications Commission organized Consumer Conversation, an interactive forum aimed at protecting, educating and empowering Consumers of telecom Services so as to make...

NIRA PRESENTS 2017 REPORT TO PANTAMI, REAFFIRMS COMMITMENT TO COLLABORATION

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) , an agency saddled with the implementing the National Information Technology Policy in Nigeria hosted the president of...

African Achievers Awards presents African Organization of the Year Award to...

  The organizers of the African Achievers Awards presented the African Organization of the Year 2018 Award to the Nigerian Communications Commission recently. The award ceremony...

Vodacom advocates for digitization as a way to create a more...

    Nigeria is one of the fastest developing countries in the world and the most populous nation in the Sub-Sahara Africa continent. With an estimated...

Facebook, Twitter, Google and Microsoft Team Up on New Data Project

Four tech titans have joined together to give users more access and control over how their data is used on the internet. In a white paper released...

Credit 360 Software: Changing The Narrative in Risk Management

  Risk managers in the Nigerian financial sector would be relieved as FinTrak rejigs one of the most robust risk management software – Credit Risk...

MAXIMIZING SOCIAL MEDIA FOR INFLUENCE, IMPACT AND WEALTH

  Since the introduction of social media, influence is something you don't need to get a degree in school for before getting it. A lot...

NCC Collaborates With Israeli Government On Cyber Security

  A team comprising Barnea Hassid, Director Africa Department II, West and Central Africa, Nadav D. Goren, Deputy Chief of Mission, Embassy of Israel Abuja...

FG TO DEPLOY ICT PLATFORM TO BUILD CAPACITY IN PUBLIC SECTOR

  In line with the ICT roadmap and objectives of the federal government, the Public Service Institute of Nigeria (PSIN), Nigeria Communication Satellite (NIGCOMSAT) Ltd....
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