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

Ogun to Host over 1000 Tech Disruptors at 2018 Summit

By Emma Okonji More than 1000 individuals, organisations and future technology disruptors are expected to gather in Abeokuta, Ogun State, for a technology summit tagged ‘The TechSummitOgun 2018.’ With the theme ‘Disruptive Innovation; Where Are We?’ the summit scheduled to hold in Abeokuta on Thursday, January 18, 2018. Hosted by Vervetree… Source link

NiRA lists tips against yearly N127bn losses to scammers

With over N127 billion being lost to cybercrimes in its various manifestations annually, the Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NiRA) has offered a number of tips on how Internet users can avoid falling victims of Internet scam this year. In a document endorsed by the National President of NIRA, Mr. Sunday Folayan, a copy of which… Read more NiRA lists tips against yearly N127bn losses to scammers

Easy Auto Reg — process your vehicle documents fast

Launched on August 22, 2017, EASY AUTO REG is an online platform that helps people register their vehicles and get necessary documents in Nigeria. Obviously, processing one’s vehicle particulars in Nigeria is usually a tough process. In fact, Punch reports that over 12 million Nigerians have fake vehicle documents. The reason for this isn’t far-fetched.… Read more Easy Auto Reg — process your vehicle documents fast

Five Tech tools changing Nigeria’s civic space

For the first time in recent history, Africa got to be part of a global revolution. This is the tech revolution heralded by talented young people making significant contributions to world progress through technology. In Nigeria, the dynamic is more interesting as young people are using technology to increase access to information, whilst driving active… Read more Five Tech tools changing Nigeria’s civic space

Entrepreneurs and innovators to watch out for

An exciting time lies  ahead for young Nigerian innovators and entrepreneurs with  big and bold business ideas   this year. DANIEL ESSIET reports. Nigeria is set  to celebrate entrepreneurship, innovation and disruption across the small and medium enterprises and technical space. This is because the nation is going to witness enterprising entrepreneurs, technologists, company… Source link

NCC: Jan 16 Deadline for Conclusion of 9mobile Sale is Sacrosanct

Emma Okonji Contrary to reports making the rounds that the date for the planned sale of 9mobile has been shifted from January 16 to February 16, 2018, the Executive Commissioner, Stakeholders Management, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Mr. Sunday Dare, said there would be no shifting of date, insisting that the sale must be concluded January… Read more NCC: Jan 16 Deadline for Conclusion of 9mobile Sale is Sacrosanct