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Elections 2019 | Why INEC ruled out e-Voting

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says use of electronic voting by Nigerians in the 2019 general elections but technology would drive other aspects of the process. Professor Mahmood Yakubu, Chairman of INEC dropped this hint  at the end opening of a three-day International Conference of Election Management Bodies (EMBs) however says electronic facilities would be deployed […]

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Lagos transit payment system taps contactless card

Daily commuters on the Lagos Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) system can now board buses using a contactless card payment system, the Lagos State Government says. The newly-introduced system enables travelers that ride on BRT buses to make payments using the so-called Lagos Connect contactless cards that can either be pre-loaded or linked to a funded-bank […]

Oracle acquires machine learning platform, Datascience.com

‘Merge NBC and NCC now’, ATCON tells new Minister

The Association of Telecoms Companies of Nigeria (ATCON) has called on Barrister Adebayo Shittu, the new Minister of Communication Technology to merge the two agencies of government responsible for regulating the telecoms and broadcasting industries. Engineer Lanre Ajayi, President of ATCON asked the new Minister, who was sworn in last week by President Muhammadu Buhari […]

Oracle acquires machine learning platform, Datascience.com