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Nigeria PC market to face ‘slow growth’, IDC says

Nigerian PC market will experience slow growth linked to oil prices as Africa’s PC market experienced a mild decline in Q4 2016 to total 3.2 million units, global tech research and consultancy, International Data Corporation (IDC), says. “With crude oil prices not showing any signs of strong growth in the near future, PC demand in […]

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Florence Seriki | Group wants government to immortalise Omatek Founder

The Nigerian Technology Impact Group (NITIG) has asked government to immortalise Engineer (Mrs) Florence Omatule Seriki, the departed Founder of Omatek Computers, for her “ground-breaking” contributions to the Nigerian technology industry. NITIG says it received with a rude shock the death of Engineer (Mrs) Seriki, who until her death was the CEO of Omatek Venture Plc, […]

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Financial Literacy | MasterCard, YTF to empower Nigerian women entrepreneurs

MasterCard is partnering with Youth for Technology Foundation (YTF), a non-governmental organisation in Nigeria, to empower women in the country on financial literacy. MasterCard used the celebration of the International Women’s Day, an annual celebration of women’s contribution to the world’s social, economic, cultural and political progress to disclose the partnership which is aimed at supporting […]

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Abdul-Hakeem Ajijola | Norms ‘to guide conduct in cyberspace’ underway

bdul-Hakeem Ajijola, the Nigerian cyber security expert who was named Commissioner at Global Commission for the Stability of Cyberspace (GCSC) has told Technology Times that the body is developing norms to guide conduct on the Internet. Ajijola was recently named as part Commissioners for the Global Commission for the Stability of Cyberspace, says GCSC is […]

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Govt finally wades in to ‘oversee’ Internet in Nigeria

  The Federal Government says it can no longer stand aloof with growing local online communities and is now to oversee Internet in Nigeria. Nigeria is home to a growing connected communities counting 155,064,812 active phones and Internet users split among GSM networks, (91,274,446); CDMA networks, (30,309) and ISPs (390,794), according to January 2017 market […]

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