Market Updates

Computer Village Nigeria | What really makes this market tick?

It all started when the handful but sizeable hub of GSM phone mart formerly located at Ogunlana Drive in the heart of Surulere to the serene and docile environs of Otigba in Ikeja, the capital of Lagos State. Little did anyone realise that the market would assume the status of the largest information technology accessory […]

National Identity | Nigeria crosses 21 million enrolment mark

National Identity | Nigeria crosses 21 million enrolment mark

Over 21 million Nigerians have been enrolled under the National Identity programme underway across the country. The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) confirmed this today in a statement made available to Technology Times that it achieved the 21,360, 000 enrolment mark at close of business on September 6, 2017. Engineer Aliyu Aziz, Director General/CEO at […]

Computer Village Nigeria | What really makes this market tick?

Nigeria | Regulator to ‘clear’ public sector’s ₦42.5b IT projects

Government agencies must obtain regulatory clearance for public sector IT projects totalling over ₦42.5 billion in the 2017 budget, Nigeria’s IT regulator has said. Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, Director General/CEO of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) said this today in a statement made available to Technology Times that it is now mandatory […]

Computer Village Nigeria | What really makes this market tick?

Personal computing devices record market decline at Q1 2017

The Middle East and Africa (MEA) personal computing devices (PCD) market experienced a decline of -8.8% year on year in Q1 2017, according to the latest insights from International Data Corporation (IDC). The global technology research and consulting firm’s Quarterly PCD Tracker for Q1 2017 shows that PCD shipments fell to around 6 million units for the […]

Computer Village Nigeria | What really makes this market tick?

Data Analytics | ntel deploys tech to track service quality of users

Ntel, Nigeria’s telecoms company ntel has rolled out a new service to help monitor service quality by consumers on its network. Singapore-based tech company CellOS Software says it is rolling out big data analytics for ntel to have key insights into the service quality experiences of its telecoms customers. “CellOS Software’s unique approach to creating […]

Computer Village Nigeria | What really makes this market tick?