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Mobile Marketing | Communicating smartly with thumb generation

By Neelam Biirthare s soon as I was born; my parents posted my pictures on social media. All of a sudden I was a star on Orkut, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Telegram. The name of their family groups and friend groups changed to “New-Baby Born”, “Congratulations Eric”, on Hike, WhatsApp and WeChat. Inside my cradle, I […]

NCC: Nigeria to surpass 30% broadband target by 2018

Technology turf war: Shittu to lose NIGCOMSAT, NITDA, Galaxy Backbone

Technology Times has just learnt that Barrister Adebayo Shittu, Minister of Communications is to lose three Federal Government technology agencies to Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, his Ministry of Science and Technology counterpart amid protracted turf battle between the two Ministers over supervision of the agencies. The two Ministers have been locked in protracted turf battles over supervision […]

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Nigeria Port Authority tracks ship movements with new technology

Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) says it has installed a new digital security technology to track ships and secure the country’s  waterways. NPA says the Command, Control, Communication and Intelligence System (CCCIS), a security technology now enables it to track, record and deliver ships’ movements within Nigeria’s ports domain. [quote font=”georgia” font_size=”22″ font_style=”italic” align=”left” arrow=”yes”]“This technology will […]

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MEST eyes Nigerian tech entrepreneurs

The Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology (MEST) has announced recruitment of Entrepreneurs-In-Training (EITs) from four African nations including Nigeria. MEST says that Nigerians, South Africans, Ghanaians and Kenyans and Nigerians who wish to spend a year at MEST in Accra to take part in its intensive training programme and launch their own software company, with […]

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