Dangers Of Digital Age — Leadership Nigeria Newspapers

The digital age, also called the information age, is defined as the time period starting in the 1970s at the introduction of the personal computer with subsequent technology providing the ability to transfer information freely and quickly. No doubt, the world has become a global village, a phrase coined by Marshall McLuhan to describe the… Read more Dangers Of Digital Age — Leadership Nigeria Newspapers

INVESTIGATION: The appalling, risky state of Nigeria’s multi-billion Naira Nuclear Technology Centre (1)

It was two days to Christmas in 1988 when a group of experts assembled at a huge expanse of land at Kilometre 32, Lokoja-Abuja Road, Abuja. Overhead, the sun’s unforgiving rays beamed down hard on technocrats, researchers, politicians, and scientists who were about to witness the foundation laying ceremony for the Sheda Science and Technology… Read more INVESTIGATION: The appalling, risky state of Nigeria’s multi-billion Naira Nuclear Technology Centre (1)

‘Wema Bank’s ALAT is Africa’s best’

ALAT, a digital bank powered by Wema Bank has been named the “Best Mobile Banking App” and “Best Digital Bank for 2017” in this year’s World Finance Digital Banking Awards.  The recognition by World Finance, a global print and online media platform which provides comprehensive commentary and analyses of the global economy, is the… Read more ‘Wema Bank’s ALAT is Africa’s best’

Doctoora — access healthcare facilities and services conveniently

Doctoora is an online platform that connects clients with healthcare professionals and also provide medical facilities. Health practitioners ranging from private/public healthcare facility vendors, telehealth startups, pharmacies to medical tourist are all welcome on the platform. The founder, Dr. Debo Odulana (CEO) and his four-member team; Beatrix Wu (co-founder & COO), Shakirah Saliu… Source link

‘Nigeria needs cheaper 4G handsets to deepen broadband penetration’ — Technology — The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria and World News

Spectranet Office Nigeria’s quest to meet and surpass the 30 per cent broadband penetration target set for 2018, would among others, require the adoption of cheaper but stronger 4G/LTE and VOLTE handsets. Spectranet, which gave this advice, noted that in India, one of the operators, Reliance Jio, actually pioneered this revolution, which enabled it to garner… Read more ‘Nigeria needs cheaper 4G handsets to deepen broadband penetration’ — Technology — The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria and World News

Internet Fraudster Convicted for Defrauding Female Students

Internet Fraudster Convicted for Defrauding Female StudentsThe Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has secured conviction against one Chisom Alex for using the Internet to fraudulently swindle unsuspecting Nigerians of their money. The 36-year old Chisom was dragged before Hon Justice A. Enebeli of a Rivers State High Court sitting in Portharcourt… Read more Internet Fraudster Convicted for Defrauding Female Students

The not too fine art of Nigerian internet trolling » YNaija

You might not have heard of Adeniji Ayodeji, but unless you are one of Nigeria’s few remaining luddites with no access to instant messaging or social media of any kind, you have heard of his social media incarnation, Pablo Ayodeji. In brief,  As Pablo Ayodeji, Adeniji came into focus as part of a new wave… Read more The not too fine art of Nigerian internet trolling » YNaija

‘The world needs productive minds at this time’

Dayo Ibitoye is the founder of Dinovate Consulting, an integrated media and Development Communication Company based in Port Harcourt, South-south Nigeria.  He is also a curator of the World Economic Forum Global Shapers’ Community, Port Harcourt Hub. A two-time winner of the technology category of the Nigeria Blog Awards, he speaks with HANNAH OJO on… Read more ‘The world needs productive minds at this time’

Living smartly with smartphones — Technology — The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria and World News

Phones have become a way of life for many people. This device enables modern man with hectic schedules to multi-task and undertake activities, which ordinarily would require lots of time and energy. So, it’s understandable, when some people appear unable to do without their handsets.However, despite its numerous positive attributes, there have been health worries… Read more Living smartly with smartphones — Technology — The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria and World News

Nigeria ends 2017 with 101,695 ng domain names – Official

The Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NIRA) said on Friday that 101,695 domain names existed in the country’s domain registry as at 2017, up from 76,907 names recorded in 2016. The president of NIRA, Sunday Folayan, made this known in a statement on Friday. Mr. Folayan said that in December 2017, 5,547 domain names were recorded,… Read more Nigeria ends 2017 with 101,695 ng domain names – Official