Last week, the Digital Bridge Institute, organised a programme hinging on ICT for development. The three day seminar was unique in the sense that it was structured to unlock the key barring Non Governmental organisations and indeed the civil society from accessing the fund necessary to carry out projects that can encourage a robust Nigerian economy.Read More
Zain Group, the leading mobile telecommunications operator in the Middle East and Africa, has announced the appointment of Dr. Abdel Malik Al Jaber as CEO of the Zain Levant Region made up of Zain Jordan and Paltel which will soon be rebranded to Zain Palestine.Read More
Nigeria may have taken the first step towards joining countries like India in leveraging the aggregate economy with the prospects of ICT, especially in the area of telemedicine . This is as Galaxy backbone Plc, last week, gathered a group of physicians, surgeons and ICT professionals at the National Hospital, Abuja to participate in the first demonstration of tele-surgery in Nigeria through its video conference platform.Read More
IN furtherance of its commitment to bring services to the door steps of its customers, global leader and technology innovator in consumer electronics, home appliances and mobile communication, Samsung Electronics last week officially opened a new showroom and service centre at Alaba International Market, Lagos.Read More
A new business programme, otherwise known as â€œBusiness Roundtable,â€ is set to make its debut.
The programme, an initiative of ICT Watch Network is designed to showcase the achievements of enterprises with solid track records in their areas of operations.
A scheme to curtail the menace of mobile phone handset theft in Nigeria was last week launched in Abuja, by the Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC. Alhaji Ahmed Joda.Read More
The world stood still for Nigeria some few months back over two toddlers of 12 and 13 years of age, respectively, Davidson Osaremen and Oluwaseun Alade, who entered for Microsoftâ€™s highly rated international Certificate Professionals exams and came out with flying colours.Read More
For those who live in the developed economies, mobile telephony has surpassed its raison dâ€™etre of exchange of information between peoples and seamlessly moved into the socio-political realm of politics and consumption.Read More
Mobile telecommunications Giant, Nokia and Digital Mobile Television (DMTV), a subsidiary of Multichoice last week signed a memoranda of understanding (MOU) on mobile TV services. With the partnership, consumers can now watch DStvâ€™s menu of TV programs and sports from certain Nokia mobile phones at no cost for the next 12 months.Read More
The Computerize Nigeria Project, CNP, has rolled out a nationwide road show designed to put PCs in the hands many Nigerians across the country at affordable prices..Read More
The World Information Technology and Services Alliance (WITSA) after its recent meeting has written to the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, (ICANN) stating that there was need to achieve a trusted, transparent and accountable steward for the technical management and coordination of the unique indicators of the Internet and associated policies.Read More
Latest reports from the Business Software Alliance (BSA) has revealed that software piracy on personal computers (PC) in Nigeria has risen to 1% from 2007 to 2008.Read More
ChamsCity, the network of digital facilities operating in Nigeria has opened a window of opportunity for employee development through itsâ€™ computer based testing and learning platform.Read More
One of the Brazilâ€™s leading software companies International Syst,developers of the Metasys software has entered into an exclusive partnership with Leapsoft Nigeria limited.Read More
It was a joy that knows no bounds last week, when four youngsters and siblings of an average family with a minimal income level, climbed down the lucky draws stage of Etisalatâ€™s 9jillion regional game show, N2.2 million richer.Read More