July 25, 2024
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FG wants Nigerians to apply for ECOWAS cybersecurity hackathon

by on July 21, 2024 0

By Favour Unukaso THE Federal Government of Nigeria is calling on all Nigerian youths and IT enthusiasts to join the Capture the Flag (CTF) competition by registering to participate in the Economic Community of West Africa’s (ECOWAS) Cybersecurity Hackathon. The event aims to empower citizens across the region with vital cybersecurity skills. The event...

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TECNO, UNICEF partner to boost Nigeria’s digital learning drive

by on July 21, 2024 0

By Favour Unukaso TECNO, a leading innovative technology brand, has partnered with the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) in Nigeria to support the implementation of the Nigeria Learning Passport, a digital learning platform. This initiative forms part of UNICEF’s broader global educational strategy, the Learning Passport, established in 2018. The platform provides curriculum-aligned materials...

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Nigeria’s six-geo-political zones to get AI, blockchain research  centres

by on July 5, 2024 0

By Bola Olanipekun THE National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has announced plans for the establishment of research centres for emerging technologies such as Artificial Intelligence (AI), Internet of Things (IoT), and blockchain, among others across the six geo-political zones of the country.     The Director-General of NITDA, Kashifu Inuwa Abdullai, disclosed this yesterday...

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Anambra, Lagos align for Nigeria’s ICT growth

by on February 23, 2024 0

TO advance Information and Technology (IT) development in Nigeria, Anambra and Lagos States have agreed to a collaborative partnership that will see to the strengthening of their respective IT ecosystems.   This collaborative effort, which stemmed from bilateral meetings with the IT Ecosystem members during the Reverse Trade Mission in the United States of...

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Bolt completes post-mentorship exercise for top drivers

by on February 17, 2024 0

By Shola Adesola BOLT, Africa’s leading ride-hailing platform, has concluded the last and final phase of its Bolt Accelerator Program- an initiative in collaboration with The Nest Innovation Park to empower its driver community to redefine their roles as entrepreneurs and amplify economic growth prospects across Nigeria.     The post mentorship graduation ceremony was...

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TECNO offers N108m cash, prizes in promo

by on January 17, 2024 0

By Favour Unukaso Original equipment manufacturer (OEM), Tecno, has unveiled a promo for its users and customers across Nigeria. The promo comes with many prizes, including cashback, fabulous gifts and SPARK 20 phones throughout January 2024.    The promotion, which will run throughout January 2024 is in partnership with PalmPay, Nigeria’s fintech platform, to...

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AI in Nigeria hosts artificial intelligence summit in Lagos

by on January 9, 2024 0

AI in Nigeria is thrilled to announce its groundbreaking artificial intelligence (AI) conference and hackathon, InnovateAI Lagos 2024. InnovateAI Lagos 2024, which is set to be a pivotal event in the Nigerian artificial intelligence industry is themed: “Adapting AI For Nigeria: Crafting Intelligent Solutions For Our Unique Landscape” and will explore the transformative power...

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Bolt Nigeria awards top 10 drivers with €25,000 seed funds

by on November 28, 2023 0

By Shola Olushola BOLT, the leading ride-hailing company, successfully concluded its groundbreaking Bolt Den initiative of the Bolt Accelerator Programme. The event marked the culmination of an inspiring journey, with innovative ideas, and the promise of a brighter future for urban mobility. Bolt’s Accelerator Programme, the first in Nigeria, initiated to empower its driver...

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20 drivers pitch for honours at Bolt Accelerator Programme

by on November 17, 2023 0

By Shola Olushola IN a monumental leap toward entrepreneurial excellence, Bolt, the leading African ride-hailing operator proudly unveils the top 20 finalists, who have been inducted into the two-week Bootcamp phase of Bolt Den marking a significant milestone in empowering drivers on their entrepreneurial journey. The virtual induction ceremony was held on November 8,...

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