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Nigeria warns Internet community over ‘huge impact’ of EU data rules

The Federal Government today says the Nigerian Internet community faces “huge impact” when new data protection regulations by European Union (EU) take effect from May. Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, Director General/CEO, National Information Technology Development Agency, (NITDA), the nation’s IT agency says in a statement made available to Technology Times today that Nigerian businesses […]

NCS, NITDA square up over IT registration in Nigeria

NCS, NITDA square up over IT registration in Nigeria

The Nigeria Computer Society (NCS) and National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) are squaring up over registration and licensing of IT contractors in Nigeria. The turf war has started between NCS, which prides itself as the apex body of computer professionals in Nigeria while NITDA says that by law, it is the IT industry oversight agency in the […]

Nigeria warns Internet community over ‘huge impact’ of EU data rules

Telecoms | Regulator brings ‘illegal’ advertising under radar

Telecoms operators will be required to obtain approvals before placing any form of advertisement to the public under planned regulatory oversight by the industry regulator, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC). NCC is tightening the rules on claims that telcos can make to the public as they must obtain NCC approval before airing or placing any form […]

Nigeria warns Internet community over ‘huge impact’ of EU data rules

Airtel’s 4G powers Internet ‘that truly works’, CEO says

Mr Segun Ogunsaya, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Airtel Nigeria says the roll-out of its  4th Generation Long-Term Evolution (4G LTE) network offer Nigerians opportunity to get high-speed  Internet services ‘that truly works.’ Ogunsaya said this on Tuesday when the company launched its 4G network in Ibadan, under plans to complement Nigeria’s […]

Nigeria warns Internet community over ‘huge impact’ of EU data rules

Companies overlooking risks of adopting emerging technologies, KPMG warns

Companies adopting emerging technologies ranging from cloud, Internet of Thing and several others, but many are not assessing the risks that come with their adoption, a new KPMG study has revealed. According to KPMG LLP’s Tech Risk Management Survey, many companies are aware of the risks of Mobile, Cloud, Internet of Things, Robotic Process Automation […]

Nigeria warns Internet community over ‘huge impact’ of EU data rules