WIITSoN harps on policy to address digital divide
As portals to essential services move on online, people without digital skills or internet access, risk further social and economic exclusion, speakers at the fourth Women in Information Technology Society (WIITSoN) conference have said. WIITSoN, formerly known as Nigeria Women in Information Technology (NIWIIT), is an advocacy group under the Nigeria Computer Society (NCS)…
EY to hold audit committee forum
Ernst & Young Nigeria (EY) has concluded arrangements to bring together banks’ audit committee members across board, as part of efforts to brainstorm on governance related issues, bringing into perspective the evolving demands of business, regulators and investors alike. The forum, with the theme: ‘The future of Governance—Digital, Technology and Innovation”, will hold on Wednesday,…
‘Future of newspapers lies on digital, electronic platforms’
Chairman, board of Media Trust Limited, publishers of Daily Trust newspaper, Kabiru Yusuf, has said that electronics and digital platforms held the ace for the future of newspaper business in Nigeria. He stated this in Abuja yesterday at an interactive session with newsmen, disclosing that Daily Trust Newspaper would mark its 20th anniversary on March…
Dedicated to digital master class holds in Abuja January 28
The Abuja edition of Dedicated to Digital Master Class will hold on January 28, 2018. This is coming after a successful maiden edition in Lagos. Speakers have been selected to deliver valuable insights to participants at the event. As the digital world continues to evolve, Dedicated to Digital will continue to bring like- minded, forward-thinking…
Analysts forecast 2018 digital trends
Recently, analysts and stakeholders from various industry converged to discuss technology trends and how it affects every industry at the 2018 edition of ‘Digital Coffee’ an annual industry event organised by an Interactive marketing and advertising agency, Street Toolz. Chief Operating Officer, Street Toolz, Mike Earnest said, “past editions have helped agencies understand and use…
Not your average platform: Artyrama announces pop-up digital gallery
Africa’s premier online gallery, Artyrama, will host an experiential digital art gallery for two days with the launch of a collection of contemporary African art by 10 emerging artists, curated by renowned art critic, Jess Castellote. Artyrama will also host its first offline digital gallery that allows guests to physically experience Artyrama’s debut interactive gallery…
MITI, Microsoft to improve Nigeria’s digital service delivery
The Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment (MITI) is partnering with Microsoft, through its Africa Open4Business programme, to digitally transform the delivery of services to the investor community in Nigeria
Time to live life in 3D?
If social media is not paying your bills, then for the love of God and all things that are holy, put down that darned phone and focus on real life.
Broadband Today holds digital forum September 16
Online technology news platform, Broadband Today, in partnership with Priority Communication Limited and the Nigerian-British Chamber of Commerce is holding a one-day intensive workshop on September 16.
Digital reality and the future of business in Nigeria
The digital economy is the worldwide network of economic activities enabled by information and communications technologies (ICT). It can also be defined more simply as an economy based on digital technologies.