Google, UBA collaborate to provide free Wi-Fi to customers
United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, Africa’s global bank, has collaborated with Google and ISP partner to launch Google Station in 11 key UBA branches in Lagos State as part of plans to roll out 200 stations in the country.
Google begins digital skills training in Sokoto
Google Nigeria yesterday began digital skills training for Africa programme in Sokoto. The scheme offers training to help individuals and communities develop and grow digital skills, find jobs and advance in their careers.
Osinbajo pegs Nigeria’s growth on technology, capacity building
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has called for collaboration to make Nigeria benefit in the emerging fourth industrial revolution.
10m Nigerians to get free Wi-Fi facilities as Google Station opens
Tech giant, Google will make available free Wi-Fi facilities in about 200 sites in Lagos and five other states in Nigeria between now and 2019. Within this period, about 10 million Nigerians, including Internet Service Providers (ISPs) are expected to benefit immensely from this project. The other states are Kaduna; Port Harcourt (Rivers state); Ibadan…
These Four Nigerian Women Are #RaisingTheBar In Engineering
The science of engineering has been responsible for a large amount of development in our lives today. We now live easier lives in better homes using better means of transportation, to name a few developments. Every year, on the 23rd of June, the world celebrates women in Engineering. Although engineering is largely seen as a…
The Next Bill Gates is female and African
Technology continues to dominate much of our daily lives. But where is the female equivalent of Steve Jobs, Bill Gates, Larry Page, Sergey Brin, or Mark Zuckerberg?
Google Nigeria country manager to mentor young women
In order to help young women rise above certain beliefs, mindsets, physical and social realities that pose obstacles to them achieving their vision and goals, Google Nigeria country manager Juliet Ehimuan-Chiazor is set to launch an empowerment boot camp through her Beyond Limits Africa initiative. Beyond Limits Boot Camp is an educative mentorship programme that…
Online media as safe haven for journalists
It has provided privileges to people from all works of life to dabble into the journalism profession unprofessionally.
‘With right policies, technology can take Nigeria out of recession’
Google‘s mission is about making information available to everyone through technology. One of our products is the search engine, which is where we started from. A lot of people got to know Google through the search engine.