Stakeholders chart path to vibrant sector in 2020
For a vibrant Information and Communications Technology (ICT)/telecoms sector in 2020, stakeholders want governments at all levels to back policies, and ideas, with actions at the speed of light.
‘How vendor policy stems influx of foreign software, capital flights’
The introduction of the Local Vendor Policy in Nigeria is now helping in mitigating the influx and dominance of foreign softwares in the country.
Nigeria risks poor Internet connectivity over slow IPv6 migration
The slow adoption of Internet Protocol Version Six (IPv6) in Nigeria and other parts of Africa may impact negatively on the quality of service offered in the region.
NCS recognises Uwaje’s efforts on NITMA
The Nigeria Computer Society (NCS), has finally recognised Chris Uwaje, as the originator and concept framework designer of the National Information Technology Merit Award (NITMA). The recognition is in line with NCS recent move to collaborate with all image makers that have set the pace for the growth of the computer association. Today, NITMA remains…
Academics, practitioners want Nigeria’s tech ecosystem rejigged
The current state of Nigeria’s technology ecosystem may not position the country better among the comity of nations, except some drastic measures are taken.
Uwaje: Africa becoming lucrative catchment area for online schemes
First, Let me thank The Guardian for researching into this matter, which is fundamental to our economic development and real investment.
Cyber terrorists threaten Nigeria, experts proffer solutions
Cyber criminals unarmed but very lethal are the prowl in Nigeria. The unchecked activities of these thieves are near plague. Nigeria as a country is at risk of cyber terrorism and needs urgent framework including laws to stave off premeditated, politically motivated attacks against government, institutions, information and computer systems in the country. The intention…
How to get Nigeria working with ICT
Poor funding and lackadaisical attitude demonstrated by successive governments towards information technology (IT) are some of the causative factors...
Stakeholders urge government to end telecoms sector’s woes
Telecommunications stakeholders have urged President, Muhammadu Buhari to prioritise the sector in the next four years of his administration.