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NIGF 2018: Internet to disrupt power monopoly in Nigeria, Ezekwesili says

Dr Oby Ezekwesili, Senior Economic Advisor, Africa Economic Development Policy Initiative has told the Nigeria Internet Governance Forum (NIGF 2018) conference in Abuja that the Internet has come to disrupt the monopoly of power  between government and citizens of Nigeria. Ezekwesili, a former Minister in the Ministry of Education on Tuesday told attendees at the […]

GSMA: Africa to get $150b mobile ecosystem lift by 2022

Business software maker, Freshworks eyes Nigeria

Cloud-based business software company, Freshworks says it is looking at Nigeria market opportunities under its plans to expand across Africa. Freshworks, a parent company behind Freshdesk, Freshservice, Freshsales, Freshcaller, Freshteam, Freshchat and Freshmarketer plans to make progress in the future of IT service management for Africa to meet up with the growing market demands, the […]

.ng Awards 2018: Technology Times wins Presidential laurel

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 […]

.ng Awards 2018: Technology Times wins Presidential laurel

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 […]

.ng Awards 2018: Technology Times wins Presidential laurel