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National ID | Nigeria enlists global forces to capture 50m citizens by 2018

The Nigeria government says it has tied a partnership with World Bank, European Union (EU) and Agence Française de Développement (AFD)  under plans to capture 50 million more Nigerian into the National Identification Number (NIN) system by end of 2018. Engineer Aliyu A. Aziz, who heads National Identity Management Commission NIMC, says the the Federal Government […]

Oracle acquires machine learning platform, Datascience.com

Smile Telecom lands $365m to fund 4G LTE expansion

Smile Telecoms Holdings Ltd, a provider of broadband services in Nigeria says it has raised $365 million in financing to accelerate its 4G LTE Network expansion across its operations in Africa. Smile Telecoms, which owns and operates mobile wireless 4G LTE broadband networks in the 800MHz band in Nigeria, Tanzania and Uganda says the package […]

Oracle acquires machine learning platform, Datascience.com