Tuesday, 5th December 2023
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2 days ago
The agricultural sector can contribute massively to the nation’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) if technology is fully deployed into the sector, the Director General of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) Inuwa Abdullahi has stated.
29 Nov
The United States of America has said it will continue to foster continuous collaboration with Nigeria in promoting its digital transformation agenda.
24 Nov
The Director General, National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Mallam Kashifu Inuwa, has expressed the determination of the federal government to mainstream women tech entrepreneurs into the nation's digital innovation and technology development. Speaking at the opening ceremony of the Female Tech Founders Training programme at the National Centre for Artificial Intelligence and Robotics (NCAIR),…
24 Nov
To support the over 40 million small businesses in Nigeria, the Federal Government is planning to inaugurate the Council for Small and Medium scale Enterprises in Nigeria (SMEs).
23 Nov
The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) have partnered to help small farmers enhance food productivity in Nigeria.
22 Nov
The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) on Wednesday, launched the female founder training programme to ensure inclusivity and bridge the technology gender gap. The training was initiated by the Office for Nigerian Digital Innovation (ONDI), a subsidiary of the NITDA in Abuja. Mr Kashifu Inuwa, Director-General of NITDA, at the launch of the training…
14 Nov
In a strategic partnership move to bolster Nigeria's standing in the global digital market, the Director General of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Kashifu Inuwa, has reiterated that the country is open to investors and investments, as Nigeria is unarguably inching towards joining the community of digitally driven Nations. Inuwa made this known…
8 Nov
The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has presented laptops to ten outstanding learners of the cohort 2 NITDA-COURSERA Training Programme.
7 Nov
The Minister of Communications, Innovation and Digital Economy, Dr. Bosun Tijani, has said that the Federal Government’s planned Three Million Technical Talent (3MTT) programme has crossed the one million mark in terms of applications received thus far.
3 Nov
Ogun State Government has reiterated its commitment to Information Communication Technology (ICT) to empower youths in the state and make them self-reliant.
1 Nov
Notwithstanding the investments that have gone into Nigeria’s data centre sub-sector, there are concerns that capacity utilisation of these facilities remains very poor when compared to other countries within the region, including South Africa, Kenya and others.
1 Nov
The Director-General, National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Mallam Kashifu Abdullahi, has reaffirmed that the agency is set to drive Nigeria’s digital landscape into a global tech talent hub, nurturing innovation and repositioning the country in the technology sector.


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The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) should review the sanctions it imposed on Niger following the coup last July, in order to mitigate the adverse impacts on citizens, the International Crisis Group (ICG) has urged. In a report titled “ECOWAS, Nigeria and the Niger Coup Sanctions: Time to Recalibrate” published on its website…
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Nigeria’s Super Falcons have qualified for the 2024 CAF Women’s Cup of Nations in Morocco.
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The House of Representatives Committee on Public Petiton has issued warrant of the arrest on the Central Bank Governor, Mr Olayemi Cardoso, the Accountant General of the Federation, Mrs Oluwatoyin Madein and 17 others for refusing to appear before it to answer questions on their operations.
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Vice President Kashim Shettima, on Tuesday pledged support for peace-building initiative in the South East.
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Nollywood actor Bolanle Ninalowo, has made his relationship with actress and the former wife of another actor, Chris Attoh, Damilola Adegbite official. Just two months after his previous marriage ended, Ninalowo took to social media to spill the beans about their blossoming romance, and it's sizzling hot! with references to his post on his Instagram…
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Russia's nuclear agency Rosatom on Tuesday unveiled a new type of reactor for the future Chukotka icebreaker, as part of Moscow's ambitions to develop a northern maritime route linking Asia and Europe. Moscow hopes the development of a northern sea route, made possible by global warming and the consequent melting of glaciers, will enable it…
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The National Bureau of Statistics, (NBS) has underscored the need for collaboration on data collection, analysis and effective dissemination to empower decision-makers at all levels of government. The Statistician-General of the Federation and Chief Executive Officer, NBS, Prince Adeyemi Adeniran, stated this in Ibadan on Tuesday at the opening of the 2nd Bi-Annual Meeting of…
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Former teammate of Victor Osimhen at Napoli, Lorenzo Insigne, has warned the Nigerian striker to think carefully before leaving the Serie A champions.
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Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo, on Tuesday, presented a budget of N325.3billion for 2024 to the state House of Assembly for approval. Presenting the budget christened ”Budget of Home Run and Finishing Strong”, Obaseki said it was made up of N178 billion capital expenditure and N146 billion recurrent expenditure. He said that the budget was…
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The mothers of two Israelis held hostage by Hamas since October 7 called Tuesday for international help to free them, with one saying 60 days in captivity was "too much". Heavy metal drummer Yotam Haim, 28, had been due to play at a festival in Tel Aviv on the day he was kidnapped from his…