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Information and Communications Technology

21 Oct 2022
As part of efforts to meet the demands of the changing world, the West African Examinations Council (WAEC), yesterday, launched its digital certificate platform in Lagos
20 Aug 2022
Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Company, ipNX Nigeria Limited, has won the award for the Best ICT Solutions Provider of the Year at the 18th Titans of Tech Awards which was held
3 Jun 2021
The Oyo State Government is investing in information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and training to boost its digital economy agenda.
19 Aug 2020
The World Trade Organisation (WTO), has issued a new note warning of possible increases to trade costs due to COVID-19 disruptions. The note examines the pandemic’s impact
24 Apr 2020
Information and communications technology (ICT) experts have canvassed building of two million ICT capacities in different sectors for the next three years to revive the nation’s economy.
1 Jan 2020
If the promise of the Lagos State government is anything to go by, the year 2020, which started running today, holds greater promises for the over 21 million residents.
28 Feb 2019
Stakeholders in the education sector have emphasised on the need for teachers to leverage on Information and Communications Technology (ICT) to improve learning in the country. While speaking at the second edition of Edustart summit organised by Covenant University, Ota, the vice chancellor of the institution, Prof. Aaron Atayero expressed optimism that if this calls…
22 Feb 2019
Operational and logistics issues hampering the successful conduct of elections in Nigeria, may become history if government will leverage an identity management solution designed by Chams Plc,    Chams, an indigenous Information and Communications Technology (ICT) company has been deploying its e-voting platform to ensure cost-effective and seamless voting system for some reputable organisations in…
28 Jan 2019
The Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) is the fourth major industrial era since the initial Industrial Revolution of the 18th century. It is characterized by a fusion of technologies that is blurring the lines between the physical, digital, and biological spheres, collectively referred to as cyber-physical systems. Nigeria must narrow the gap between the technological potential…
3 Oct 2018
Basking in the euphoria of 58 years of independence, one critical part of Nigeria’s economy that has performed creditably well is the Information and Communications Technology (ICT)/ telecoms sector. Currently contributing about 12 per cent to the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP), the sector was adjudged a ‘Star Performer’, at the last rebasing exercise of…
1 Feb 2018
For demonstrating good theoretical and practical knowledge of Information and Communications Technology (ICT), Supreme Education Foundation (SEF), Magodo, Lagos, has emerged champion of the maiden edition of City of Knowledge Academy (CKA) ICT competition for primary school pupils. The competition which had participants from 16 primary schools, tested pupils’ dexterity in information technology through the…
17 Mar 2015
THE Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Senator Anyim Pius Anyim has said that the Ultimate purpose of government investment in the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) sector is to bridge the digital divide, improve the human capacity to liberate people from ignorance and equip Nigerians with skills that would help them face the challenges of globalisation.


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