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MainOne CEO asks Nigerian businesses to ‘disrupt’

Funke Opeke, CEO of MainOne, has asked Nigerian businesses to embrace disruptive technology to weather the nation’s economic downturn. The MainOne CEO said this in Lagos when the tech company, for the first time in Nigeria, showcased Microsoft HoloLens, the world’s first self-contained holographic computer running Windows 10 at MainOne’s Nerds Unite 2017 event. Opeke also said the […]

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MainOne CEO: Greater ICT penetration needed to create more jobs

Ms Funke Opeke, Chief Executive Officer of MainOne, says government plans to diversify the economy from oil and create more jobs requires Information and Communication Technology (ICT) penetration across Nigeria. She said this at the International Telecommunications Union (ITU)-Telecom World 2016, which featured sessions on collaborative regulation, smart sustainable cities, fostering SME innovation, gender inclusive […]

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Frost & Sullivan’s recognition for MainOne unit

MainOne’s data centre business unit, MDX-I, has been recognised with the 2015 Nigerian Frost & Sullivan Award for Customer Value Leadership. Frost & Sullivan says the MainOne unit is being recognised for offering superior customer value to drive the growth of a digital economy across West Africa. MainOne commenced operations in 2010 with an undersea […]

President stops ‘takeover’ of NITDA, NIGCOMSAT, Galaxy Backbone

MainOne CEO to women: Take up tech careers

Funke Opeke, Chief Executive Officer MainOne has encouraged the female folks to take up careers in the technology industry to reduce gender imbalance in the ICT industry. The MainOne CEO who said this at the press conference announcing the 2015 Women Technology Empowerment Center’s Technology Camp says the under-representation of women in the tech industry stands […]

President stops ‘takeover’ of NITDA, NIGCOMSAT, Galaxy Backbone

#NGTF2015: Made-in-Nigeria SIM cards to lift ICT sector in 2015, Bindir says

[su_heading size=”14″ align=”left”]Made-in-Nigeria SIM cards will develop the local ICT sector in 2015 and beyond says Dr Umar Bindir, Director-General, National Office for Technology Acquisition and Promotion (NOTAP) of Nigeria, in this article for the Nigeria Technology Forecast 2015 (#NGTF2015) the technology thought leadership annual by Technology Times, offers insights into Top 10 Key Trends that will shape and […]

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