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TECH+ 2015: Jumia CEO to African start-ups: Get your basics right, venture capital will find you

With the support of National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) platform in Nigeria, thousands of Nigerian youth with brilliant ideas have taken the arduous road to establish hi-tech start-ups which they believe would accelerate the country’s emergence as a strong force in the digital economy with footprints around the continent and in the world. Needless […]

Nigerian telecoms regulator: Why Digital Economy Unit was created

MTN CEO at TECH+: ICT sector can power Nigeria’s economic growth

Mr Micheal Ikpoki, the Chief Executive Officer of MTN Nigeria today told attendees at TECH+ Conferences and Expo in Lagos that the information and communication technology (ICT) sector can power the nation’s drive to become a major global economic power. Ikpoki, the MTN Nigeria CEO, the largest mobile telephony company in the country says that […]

Nigerian telecoms regulator: Why Digital Economy Unit was created

Implementing Data Protection and Privacy in Africa

F.Franklin Akinsuyi, CEO at DataLaws canvasses the need for Data Protection Professionals in Africa to enable the continent participate in the Digital Economy Personal information can be defined as any piece of information that can be used to identify an individual. This not only constitutes obvious identifiers such as name, address, date of birth, credit card, national […]

Nigerian telecoms regulator: Why Digital Economy Unit was created

Oyedepo canvasses e-voting for future Nigerian elections

Nigeria should embrace e-voting in subsequent elections to avoid any form of manipulation and human interference in the nation’s electoral process, Bishop David Oyedepo, President of Living Faith Worldwide Church has told a technology forum held weekend in Ogun State. Oyedepo says that e-voting would improve the election’s credibility and transparency as well as make the process […]

Nigerian telecoms regulator: Why Digital Economy Unit was created