Nigerian Passport to carry 10-year validity as from December – NIS

The Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Mr Mohammed Babandede, has said that the issuance of Nigerian passport with 10-year validity will commence in December 2018. Babandede, who gave the disclosure when...

Nigerian Network Technology Week set to train more stakeholders

The Nigerian Network Operators’ Group (ngNOG) has announced that its annual conference and workshop will hold from Monday 29th October to Friday 2nd November 2018. ngNOG Workshop on Network Technology offers training...
Internet Exchange Point

Internet Exchange Point of Nigeria sees increase in local traffic

The Internet Exchange Point of Nigeria (IXPN) has revealed that it has seen a significant increase in its network in the last five years with the exchange of 110 gigabytes per...

Taxify expands service to more African cities

Taxify has expanded its services to Ibadan and Owerri, becoming the first leading e-hailing service to expand beyond Lagos and Abuja in Nigeria. The new development comes in response to requests from passengers...
Lagos State

Lagos State Employment Trust Fund partners IBM on Digital Skill Acquisition

Through its technology-driven initiative tagged Lagos Innovates, the Lagos State Employment Trust Fund (LSETF) is collaborating with IBM to build a new digitally-skilled generation. The collaboration, which focuses on building the skills...

AppsAfrica announces awards finalists

The final shortlist for the 4th AppsAfrica.com Innovation Awards have been announced. The Awards celebrate the best in mobile and tech from across Africa with winners announced in Cape Town on...

Cyber threats to mobile devices in Nigeria rises to 35%

Nigeria and other African countries are a target for cybercriminals, a cybersecurity solutions provider, Check Point Software has said. CheckPoint Software Technologies noted that though the continent’s Internet penetration was only 35.2...
digital economy

Nigeria’s digital economy to generate $88b by 2021 – ALTON Chairman

There are indications that investments in the digital economy will generate up to $88 billion and three billion jobs for Nigerians before the end of 2021. This was confirmed by the Chairman...
Airtel Nigeria

Airtel partners Coverage Broadband to launch 3flix mobile TV service in Nigeria

Airtel Nigeria has announced a partnership with Phase 3 Telecom subsidiary, Coverage Broadband to launch the 3flix mobile TV service in Nigeria. In a statement, the company said: “The product boasts exciting...
NiRA Bloggers Summit 2018

NiRA Bloggers Summit 2018 to hold in Lagos

The Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NiRA) has announced that the 2018 NiRA Bloggers Summit will hold in Lagos Nigeria.  The one-day Summit, which is a gathering of Nigerian bloggers, is aimed...

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