Nigerians develop location Base App, BarFinderNaija
A team of Nigerian information technology experts has developed a location based App with local content for the recreation services known as BarFinderNaija.
Banks go local to beat CBN deadline on Tier 3 Data Centre
Money deposit banks and other financial institutions in the country are embracing data centre service ahead of next year’s deadline given to money deposit banks in the country...
Data is Nigeria’s new Goldmine-Rack Centre boss
ICT and in fact, data is key to firing the kiln of production and holds new grounds for Nigeria to boost her economy, according to Mr. Tunde Coker, managing director, Rack Centre.
IXPN Saves Telcos Some $80,000 Monthly
INTERNET Exchange Point of Nigeria (IXPN), internet infrastructure provider that ensures that local contents are made indigenous has saved telecommunications...
NIPOST Staff Jittery over Shittu’s Proposed Reforms
MR. Adeabyo Shittu, minister of Communications’ steps to reform the Nigerian Postal Service (NIPOST) is not going down well with some top management staff of the Service.
Mobile Devices Turn Targets for Spam, Malware Attacks
LATEST Kaspersky Lab Security Bulletin (KLSB), revealed that the volume of spam emails in 2015 decreased to 55.28% of overall email traffic – a fall of 11.48% on the previous year.
Galaxy Backbone, Extensia Uk Partner for IAD Summit in Abuja
GALAXY Backbone Ltd and the government of Nigeria in partnership with Extensia Uk will be hosting Innovation Africa Digital (IAD) Summit 2016 in Abuja. Nigeria’s hosting of the IAD, a flagship summit now in its 14th year, has received the approval of the Federal Ministry of Communications. Innovation Africa Digital (IAD) Summit focuses on Africa’s…
NITDA Trains 50 Graduates on Online Business Process Outsourcing
THE National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has commenced the training of 50 unemployed graduates on Online Business Process Outsourcing. The programme which was declared open by Dr. Vincent Olatunji, acting director general of the Agency, has the participants drawn from the six geo-political zone. The Acting Dg informed the youths that in line with…
GSMA Releases Security Guidelines to Support Growth of the IoT
THE GSMA has announced the availability of new guidelines designed to promote the secure development and deployment of services in the growing Internet of Things (IoT) market. The document, ‘The GSMA IoT Security Guidelines’, has been developed in consultation with the mobile industry and offers IoT service providers and the wider IoT ecosystem practical advice…
Zinox Group Invests in Xputer
ZINOX Group, foremost ICT Group, has extended its sphere of dominance in the marketplace, with a major investment in Xputer - a leading and strategic software development and management company based in Ibadan. The investment which was sealed in September 2015 will see Zinox led by serial digital entrepreneur, Leo Stan Ekeh, further expand its…