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Microsoft’s Gates stakes $450m on polio eradication in Nigeria

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation set up by Microsoft co-founder, Bill Gates has announced a $450 million fund to support polio eradication efforts by Rotary International in three countries, including Nigeria. Rotary President John Germ and Bill Gates, who is co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation announced the commitment of up to […]

Andela CEO sees African techies solving ‘world most pressing problems’ amid $40m fundings

Broadband | Experts point ways to drive data explosion

Experts at the International Telecoms Week conference in Chicago have underscored the need to accelerate investment in Africa to facilitate the continent’s broadband data explosion. Based on the theme ‘Achieving A Connected Continent: Leading The Data Explosion Across Africa’, the expert panel session with participation from Google, Facebook, WIOCC, Liquid Telecom and Angola Cables discussed strategies for achieving improved […]

Andela CEO sees African techies solving ‘world most pressing problems’ amid $40m fundings

GoOnline Nigeria to empower SMEs for Digital Age

GoOnline Nigeria has announced the imminent roll-out of its business growth programme for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) across Nigeria that will equip the ecosystem lead competitiveness in the Digital Age. GoOnline Nigeria is a business growth programme for SMEs in Nigeria delivered by an alliance of Programme Partners and SME Growth Drivers across the […]

Andela CEO sees African techies solving ‘world most pressing problems’ amid $40m fundings

IDC to host West Africa CIO Summit in Lagos

West Africa’s most influential ICT executives will gather at the Renaissance Lagos Ikeja Hotel this week as International Data Corporation (IDC) hosts the fourth annual edition of its annual West Africa CIO Summit. Taking place on Thursday, May 18, the event will focus on the theme of ‘Enabling Dynamic Change for the Digital Era’, IDC […]

Andela CEO sees African techies solving ‘world most pressing problems’ amid $40m fundings

Privacy of Nigeria Telecoms Users | Regulator’s perspective

By Professor Umar Danbatta T[/dropcap]echnological advances give insights into what constitutes consumer’s needs, wants and behaviours. Businesses collect data in order to deliver personalized services to meet consumers’ yearnings and behaviours. However, as technologies become more intelligent and intrusive, there is an increasingly higher risk of consumer’s personal data being misused or compromised. The Federal […]

Andela CEO sees African techies solving ‘world most pressing problems’ amid $40m fundings