Information Technology

NITDA Honoured With Dubai World Trade Centre “Most Valued Partnership Award”

The National Information Technology Development Agency, NITDA, has received the Dubai World Trade Centre DWTC “Most Valued Partnership Award” in recognition of its...

2022 GITEX: Nigerian Start-up, “Shap-Shap” Emerges Tops As Mobility and Smart Cities Innovator

A Nigerian startup,  “Shap-Shap” has emerged winner in the Mobility and Logistics Innovation category  of the 2022 GITEX Competition, held in Dubai, the United...

GITEX Competition 2022: Pantami Inspires Nigerian Finalists For Star Prize

The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Professor Isa Ali Ibrahim (Pantami) has charged the Nigerian team for the Supernova Challenge Pitch Competition at...

GITEX Global 2022: Fintech, A Catalyst For Economic Empowerment – DG NITDA

The remarkable achievements recorded by Nigeria across the world of Financial Technology (Fintech) and the non – financial factors like Environmental, Social, and...

Telecoms operators to pay 5% Excise Duty to FG

Barely two months after the federal government approved excise duty on telephone recharge cards and vouchers, the government has again announced that it would soon start...

NITDA Earns Plaudits For Institutionalizing Performance Management System

The drive to implement a seamless Performance Management System (PMS) in achieving its corporate objectives and consequently moving the Nation’s digital economy...

FEC Approves Tax Relief Scheme For Innovation Driven Enterprises

The Federal Executive Council has approved a tax relief scheme which enables the implementation of strategies to encourage and support the development and growth of more...

NCC Raises Alarm Over Potentially Damaging Vulnerabilities In AVAST And AVG Antivirus Produ

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has released a new advisory on the need for telecom consumers and other Information and Communications Technology (ICT) end...

Telcos demand 40% hike in price of calls, data, blame rising cost of operation

The cost of calls, data, and SMS may soon see an increase. This comes as the Association of Licensed Telecommunications Operators of Nigeria (ALTON) in letter to the...

Elon Musk No Longer Joining Twitter Board – CEO

Elon Musk has decided against joining the board of the micro-blogging platform. Parag Agrawal, the chief executive officer (CEO) of Twitter, announced in a tweet on...