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Kenyan students to benefit from ICT skill training in China

Kenyan students to benefit from ICT skill training in China

Huawei Technologies (Kenya) together with the Ministry of Information & Technology has these days sent-off the primary beneficiaries of the “Huawei Seeds for the Future” post program which involves training Kenyan Students on ICT Skills in China. This programme, that is geared toward up skilling high engineering students drawn from numerous native universities with the

Airtel Nigeria Supports Entrepreneurs with Launch of Catapult-A-Startup Programme

Airtel Nigeria Supports Entrepreneurs with Launch of Catapult-A-Startup Programme

Airtel Nigeria has initiated a programme targeted at entrepreneurs which will provide a platform for mobile application developers to access resources needed to actualize their dreams Catapult-A-Startup, a new support programme for tech-inclined entrepreneurs has been unveiled by Airtel Nigeria. The programme is specifically targeted at budding mobile app developers and it aims to galvanize


Survey Named MTN ‘Busiest Network’ In Nigeria

Survey Named MTN ‘Busiest Network’ In Nigeria

A recent report conducted by NOIPolls Limited has placed MTN as the busiest network provider in the country in its yearly Special Edition Telecoms Poll. Hot on the heels of being declared the largest network based on its number of subscribers by the country’s industry regulator, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), MTN Nigeria clinched another

NITEL Privatization Bids: NATCOM emerges the winner

NITEL Privatization Bids: NATCOM emerges the winner

The race for the NITEL privatization bid is over; NATCOM finally emerges as winner After the Federal Government of Nigeria through the bureau of public enterprises had opened bids to the public as to privatization of the Nigerian Telecommunications PLC (NITEL) and the Nigerian Mobile Telecommunication (MTEL), NATCOM won the bidding being the highest bidder

NITDA in collaboration with SURE-P to train 600 youths in IT services

NITDA in collaboration with SURE-P to train 600 youths in IT services

600 Nigerian youths will be trained by NITDA under the SURE-P Programme, Nigeria set to develop more IT Skills in the Nation Nigerian National programme that deals with utilization and handling of removed oil subsidy, the subsidy reinvestment programme that is Sure-P has penned down a partnership deed with National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA)


Nigeria Working Towards Launching Home-Made Satellite By 2018

Nigeria Working Towards Launching Home-Made Satellite By 2018

The country’s Ministry of Science and Technology revealed its ambition to produce an indigenous satellite which it anticipates will have knock-on economic benefits for the economy. Speaking on Monday, Nigeria’s Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Bulama Abdu, unveiled plans which are being put in place to see the nation produce its first satellite entirely

Nigerian Government establishes ICT local content development office

Nigerian Government establishes ICT local content development office

Information and Communication Technology: Jonathan set to establish ICT local content development office The Nigerian Government has revealed that it has finalized plans to commence operations at  the Office of Nigerian Content Development in Information and Communication Technology. In the words of the Government, the office will promote and develop local IT services and goods in

Nigeria’s GSM Charges Lowest Globally Says ALTON Chairman

Nigeria’s GSM Charges Lowest Globally Says ALTON Chairman

Chairman of Association of Telecommunications Operators of Nigeria (ALTON) claims the country’s call tariffs remain the cheapest in the world. Engr. Gbenga Adebayo, Chairman of ALTON, has said that Nigeria’s voice call charges are still the lowest in the world. He said this is especially true when the country’s tariffs were compared to other countries