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Digital documentation preserves African culture, UNESCO says

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) a UN specialized agency says that digital documentation of African culture and heritage will help preserve it for the future. Mr. Benda Fackson, the Programme Specialist for the Memory of the World (MoW), UNESCO, said this at the preparatory meeting with stakeholders on the Documentary Heritage […]

Buhari asked to use tech against Nigeria’s security challenges

FinTech | Mastercard opens applications for Nigerian startups

Mastercard says it is requesting applications from Nigerian fintech startups to begin its Start Path 2018 programme under the payment technology company’s initiative to reshape the future of commerce. Start-ups will have the opportunity to present their business proposals to the Start Path judging panel on April 9 in Lagos and selected startups will present […]

Buhari asked to use tech against Nigeria’s security challenges

New Konga CEO resumes today, asked to conquer e-Commerce Africa

The new owners of Konga have asked Nick Imudia, the new CEO of the e-commerce company to take the African number one spot. The new CEO of Konga resumed duty Monday after he was hired by Zinox Technologies, the Nigerian technology group founded by Nigerian businessman, Leo Stan Ekeh, that closed the acquisition deal of […]

Buhari asked to use tech against Nigeria’s security challenges

ITU assigns frequency band for mobile broadband

The ITU World Radiocommunication Conference (WRC-15) underway in Geneva has allocated frequency band for mobile broadband across the world to extend affordable service to underserved communities. WRC-15 holding at the International Convention Centre Geneva (CICG) took the key decision that will provide enhanced capacity for mobile broadband in the 694-790 MHz frequency band in ITU Region-1 covering Europe, […]

Buhari asked to use tech against Nigeria’s security challenges